Cadet Opportunities

Ranger Challenge

Once a year cadets from around the nation compete in teams against one another in challenges of physical endurance soldier skills and mental agility.

  • Cadet Tyler Fry Running during the Ranger Challenge PT event
  • Ranger Challenge team taking on the one rope bridge
  • Ranger Challenge team during the apparatus challenge
  • Ranger Challenge team during the apparatus challenge
  • 2016 Ranger Challenge team relaxing between events.


The Joint Field Training Exercise is a yearly exercise undertaken by Bulldog Battalion where cadets join up with their counterparts from other programs for a weekend of high intensity training.

  • Cadets direct a plan during their spring FTX
  • Cadets prepare in the early morning for the days training
  • Cadets receive an OPORD before a training mission
  • Cadets eat before the days training at their Spring FTX
  • Cadets plan a route of travel during their Spring FTX
  • Cadets talk on walkie talkies during their Spring FTX
  • An element of cadets move through to their next objective during their Spring FTX

Color Guard

Members of the Color Guard perform Drill and Ceremonies activities with many local and university organizations.

  • Cadets post the Colors during Fresno State Veteran's week memorial ceremony
  • Color Guard team presenting the Colors during a Raider's home game.
  • Color Guard Team preparing to go onto the field.
  • Color Guard team on the field
  • Color Guard black and white

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