Ranger Challenge

The Ranger Challenge goes through many rigourous training exercises to not only push you physically but mentally as well. Think you are up for the challenge?

Army Ten Miler

Each year The Monarch Battalion sends interested cadets to this event in D.C. to represent ODU and Battalion. 

Color Guard

The Color Guard goes to many different events throughout the year at local University events. Click learn more if interested in joining.

Push-Up Team

The Push-Up Team helps motivate fans at ODU home football games by performing push-ups every time the Monarchs score. Click learn more if you're interested in joining.

Cannon Crew

Get the crowd going before each home game by being part of the Monarch Battalion Cannon Crew.

Black and Gold Society

A group of underclass cadets who manage and set up special events. 

Field Training

Go on Field Training Exercises, negotiate land navigation training, and hone your marksmanship at the range.

Drill Team

Highly disciplined cadets specializing in drill and ceremony procedures with decommissioned M1 Grand rifles. 

Join the Army ROTC

No matter where you're coming from, or where you'd like to go, joining the ODU Army ROTC Monarch Battalion can be part of your journey. Click below to learn how to join.