Ranger Challenge


Forming early in the Fall semester, the Ranger Challenge Team trains almost every morning of the week for the Ranger Challenge Competition. This competition challenges Cadets’ mental and physical toughness along with developing leadership and teamwork skills. Events include: 10k ruck march, APFT (Army Physical Fitness Test), M16 assembly and disassembly.

Color guard



The Golden Bear Color Guard practices once a week, coordinating with both the Air Force and Navy Color Guard for major events, both on and off campus. Notable performances include Golden State Warriors and San Francisco 49ers games.


Cadet Club

The Cadet Club is the student organization arm of the Golden Bear Battalion. It supports Cadets at training events, conducts fundraisers, and improves espirit-de-corps by organizing social events for Cadets outside of training. It also offers leadership positions to younger cadets with guidance and coaching from senior leadership in a collaborative space.