Welcome to Air Force Reserve Officer Training Corps (AFROTC) Detachment 535 located at Syracuse University in Syracuse, New York. AFROTC is a program designed to train cadets to be commissioned officers of the United States Air Force. Here at SU, we pride ourselves on having a meticulously designed training environment which gives meaning to the Air Force’s core values, fosters good camaraderie among cadets, and produces the finest Air Force officers.
Why Detachment 535? The choice is simple. No one can offer a wider selection of academic programs and paths to success than Syracuse University or one of our cross-town schools (see below). Nestled in the hills of Central New York, Air Force ROTC at SU is the perfect way to set yourself up for success after graduation. The potential is far more than just a great career but to do great things alongside even greater people.
If you attend or plan to attend any of these schools below, then you can participate in AFROTC at Syracuse University as a cross-town cadet. There is no extra registration costs to attend military training courses on the SU campus.
Cazenovia College, Columbia College, Hamilton College, Le Moyne College, Mohawk Valley Community College, Morrisville State College,
Onondaga Community College, SUNY Environmental Science & Forestry, SUNY Oswego, SUNY Polytechnic Institute, SUNY Upstate Medical, and Utica College