The purpose of the Military Science Department is to develop young men and women into junior commissioned officers for positions of responsibility in the Army Reserve, Army National Guard, or Active Army.

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color guardColor Guard at the Edward Jones Dome
Army ROTC Cadets present the Colors at activities around the Saint Louis Area


Army ROTC Activities
CDT Prouty and other Cadets rappel from a building


gateway battalion run
Gateway Battalion Run
Every semester UMSL Cadets join ROTC Students from the Saint Louis area to participate in a Battalion Run through Forest Park


chinook helicopterTake a Ride on a Chinook
Gateway Battalion Army ROTC personnel take a ride on a Chinook from Forest Park to their Field Training Exercise at Fort Leonard Wood, Missouri


sand table
Lead Your Team through a Field Activity
Cadets present a plan to their team on a sand table. Sand tables are effective tools used in the Army to visually communicate plan of actions