Trinity students who are interested in a career in the military have the opportunity to join either the Air Force or Army Reserve Officer Training Corps, or ROTC, program through a partnership with University of Texas at San Antonio or St. Mary’s University.  

Competitive scholarship assistance is available through both programs. All uniforms, textbooks, and other equipment are issued to students.

Fast Facts / Outcomes

  • ROTC is a training ground for tomorrow’s leaders. 
  • Although ROTC is a military-oriented program, the value of its training is recognized by business leaders. 
  • Studies have shown that ROTC graduates have a definite advantage when seeking employment in the civilian sector of the economy. 
Two Trinity students in Army camouflage uniforms standing in front of Trinity University sign.

Programs Available to Trinity Students

When You Graduate

Students who meet all ROTC standards are commissioned as officers in the United States Air Force or the United States Army upon degree completion from Trinity.

Take the next step

Have more questions or want more information? Learn more about joining ROTC, and how you can accelerate what’s next for your education and career.

Air Force ROTC

The program is housed in the Graduate Studies and Research Building, Room 1.220B, on the UTSA Main Campus. 

For more information, contact the AFROTC program at UTSA by phone (210-458-4624) or email (AFROTCDet842@utsa.edu).


The program offices are located in Treadaway Hall at St. Mary’s University.

Contact the AROTC program at St. Mary’s by phone (210-436-3415) or email (rotc@stmarytx.edu) for more information.