Excellence in all we do
Air Force Reserve Officer Training Corps (Air Force ROTC) at UD helps you become your best—in your career and in everything you do.
We do this through leadership training and application, one-on-one mentorship, and a top-notch UD education—all on a campus you’ve only dreamed of.
After graduation, you’ll be ready to serve as an Air Force or Space Force officer or a leader in any field you choose to pursue.
But more than that, you’ll be part of something great: a world-class university, a community of high achievers, and a legacy of leaders.
Detachment 128 at University of Delaware is committed to becoming the elite detachment respected for commissioning officers of the highest caliber.
Air Force ROTC alumni are saving lives and leading change all over the world. We continue to shape the country’s next great leaders.
Gain the confidence to achieve
You’re capable of anything. That’s why our leadership training will push you further, set your sights higher, and help you achieve everything you want to achieve. Air Force ROTC is where you’ll hone your strengths and develop new ones.
Meet Our Cadre
Our team of active duty and non-commissioned officers at Detachment 128 are focused on providing the best education, training, and guidance towards preparing tomorrow’s Air Force and Space Force Officers.
Home for Delaware’s cadets
Air Force ROTC Detachment 128 is hosted at University Delaware maintains a crosstown agreement with Delaware Technical Community College, Delaware State University, and Wilmington University. This means we offer students from other universities the same excellent Air Force ROTC training and experience.
Cadets studying at both UD and crosstown schools attend Leadership Lab and an Aerospace Studies course on the UD Newark campus.