New Student Orientation Program

CONGRATULATIONS!  You've decided to join Air Force ROTC Detachment-150, home of the Flying Gators!                                                                          


Freshman (4-year program):

  • AFR1101 - Academic course (Wed or Thur 0935 - 1040)
  • AFR1101L - Leadership lab (Thur 1355 - 1550) 

Sophomores (3-year program):

  • AFR1101 - Academic course (Wed or Thur 0935 - 1040)
  • AFR2130 - The AF Way I (Time TBD)
  • AFR2130L - Leadership lab (Thur 1355-1550) 


To ensure a smooth enrollment process, we recommend attendance at our New Student Orientation Program (NSOP) scheduled for Friday 18 August, 2017 at 0900. It will be held in Van Fleet Hall, 3rd Floor, Rm 208 at the University of Florida.  NSOP is an excellent opportunity to get to know your fellow new cadets and get a head start on your enrollment paperwork and processing in an at ease environment.  There is limited parking around our facility; we recommend allowing plenty of transit/parking time.  Please come prepared with the following items/ original documents--they will be returned to you:

  • Original birth certificate/Citizenship documents
  • Original social security card
  • JROTC completion, BSA Eagle Scout, and/or GSA Gold Palm certificates (if applicable)
  • Selective Service Registration (males only)
  • Official college transcripts (if applicable)
  • DD Form 214, Certificate of Release or Discharge from Active Duty (if applicable)
  • Completed AFROTC Form 28, Pre-Participatory Sports Physical*  

* The AFROTC Form 28 is one of the most critical items. You cannot participate in Leadership Lab or Physical Fitness Training without it being completed/ turned in.

We look forward to meeting you! If you are unable to attend NSOP, but you would still like to join AFROTC take the following steps:  register for your academic class(es) and LLAB, show up to your first class in appropriate civilian attire.  NOTE:  Uniform items will not be issued till mid semester, new students will be expected to wear:


Thursday (all day) - Classes and LLAB:

  • T-shirt:  Black, crew neck, no logos (after all your paperwork is complete you will receive a Detachment 150 shirt)
  • Pants:  Conservative, khaki
  • Belt:  Black
  • Shoes:  Black, closed toe, no heel, comfortable (sneakers, oxfords, flats)
  • Backpack:  Black, no logos (OPTIONAL, but, if you carry a back pack on uniform days, it must meet this criteria)
Physical Fitness Training:
  • T-shirt:  White, crew neck, no logos (females - wear appropriate undergarments for physical activity)
  • Shorts:  Black, conservative, athletic style
  • Socks:  White or black, athletic, minimal logo
  • Running shoes

If you have any questions, please don't hesitate to contact our Recruiting Officer Major Höfle at