Uniform Wear

 The Army JROTC Uniform

Class A and B Uniform

The Female JROTC Uniform


Requirements
  • Hair must be off ears and collar. No ponytails.
  • Only black scrunches can be worn.
  • Scrunches must be color of hair.
  • Only one ring per hand can be worn.
  • Black socks or nylons (nude, beige, tan, taupe) must be worn.
  • Only one set of stud earrings can be worn that coincide to each other.
  • No flashy or an excessive amount of make-up should be worn.
  • Only clear, skin tone, or natural color nail polish is acceptable.
Class A
  • Rank: Pin-on grade insignia are worn only on the epaulets of the ASU coat.  Center rank insignia on the shoulder loop 5/8" from the outside shoulder seam 
  • Honor Unit Star: Centered (left-right) 1/4 inch above the right breast pocket on the nameplate. It can be worn by itself or joined by the Academic Achievement Wreath.
  • Academic Wreath: Centered 1/4" above the right breast pocket/nameplate with the star centered in the wreath
  • Nameplate: Worn 1" to 2" above the top button of the coat and centered horizontally on the wearer's right side.
  • Unit Crest: Centered 1/4" above the HU/HUD or 1/4" above the nameplate if the HU/HUD is not worn
  • Ribbons: Center ribbons on the left side with the bottom row parallel to the bottom edge of the nameplate. Third and subsequent rows may be aligned to the left to present a better appearance.
  • Special Teams Pins: Place special JROTC team pins (arcs) parallel to the waistline of the coat. Placement of team pins may be adjusted to conform to the individual figure difference. If more than one team pin is worn, space them 1/8" between each arc
  • JROTC Pin (Officers): Place the ROTC insignia 5/8" up from the collar and lapel seam, with the centerline of the insignia parallel to the inside edge of the lapel  (Enlisted): Place the ROTC insignia centered on both lapels of the coat, parallel to the inside edge of each lapel: 5/8" above the notch
  • Cords: A maximum of two cords can be worn. If one is worn, it goes on the left. If two are worn, the highest goes on the left.
  • Black Neck tab: The black neck tab is mandatory while wearing the ASU coat
  • Army Gray Shirt: The Army gray short sleeve shirt is the only authorized shirt to be worn with the Class A uniform
Class B
  • Same basic measurements as Class A

The Male JROTC Uniform

Requirements
  • Clean-cut hair cuts, off ears and collar.
  • A clean shaved face; mustaches should not be any wider than the width of the mouth.
  • No side burns.
  • NO earrings worn with uniform.
  • Only black socks should be worn with the uniform.
  • Allowed only one ring per hand.
Class A

  • Rank: Pin-on grade insignia are worn only on the epaulets of the ASU coat. Center rank insignia on the shoulder loop 5/8" from the outside shoulder seam
  • Honor Unit Star: Centered (left-right) 1/4 inch above the right breast pocket on the nameplate. It can be worn by itself or joined by the Academic Achievement Wreath.
  • Academic Wreath: Centered (left-right) 1/4" above the right breast pocket/nameplate with the star centered in the wreath 
  • Nameplate: Worn centered left to right on the flap of the right breast pocket, and centered between the top of the button and the top of the pocket
  • Unit Crest: Centered 1/4" above the HU/HUD (if worn), 1/4" above the right breast pocket
  • Ribbons: Center ribbons 1/8" above the top of the pocket flap. Third and subsequent rows may be aligned to the left to present a better appearance.
  • Special Teams Pins: center special JROTC team pins (arcs) between the top of the pocket flap and the bottom of the pocket. If more than one team pin is worn, space them 1/8" between each arc
  • JROTC Pin (Officers): Place the JROTC insignia 5/8" above the notch on both collars, with the centerline of the insignia bisecting the notch and parallel  to the inside edge of the lapel (Enlisted): 1" above the notch
  • Cords: A maximum of two cords can be worn. If one is worn, it goes on the left. If two are worn, the highest goes on the left.
  • Black Necktie: The black necktie is mandatory while wearing the ASU coat
  • Army Gray Shirt: The Army gray short sleeve shirt is the only authorized shirt to be worn with the Class A uniform
Class B
  • same basic measurements as Class A

JROTC Cords Order of Precedence

highest cord goes on the left shoulder

National Honor Society (yellow)

Staff (blue)

Color Guard (white)

Raider (black)

Air Rifle Marksmanship (brown)

Drill Team (red)

Gridiron Guard (orange)

JROTC Arc Pins Order of Precedence

Cadet of the Year

Superior Cadet

Distinguished Cadet

National Honor Society

JCLC

Summer Camp

PT Excellence (85%)

Cadet Challenge (50%)

Staff

Color Guard

Flag Detail

Parade

Raider

Marksmanship

Drill Team

JLAB

PT Team