Welcome to the Pride Battalion Graduation Resources page.
1. The annual graduation for the senior cadet company is always an exciting time and also an emotional time for the graduates, their families and the Corps of Cadets that they have been a role model to.
2. As a senior Cadet there is a responsibility to guard the legacy established by the founding Cadets of the Panther Battalion and passed on to the Pride Battalion. The legacy that these seniors are leaving behind is for those that follow to guard it as well and improve the Legacy and take the Pride Battalion to a higher level of efficiency.
II. Graduation Ceremony:
1. Application for Graduation:
a. All senior Cadets will complete an Application for graduation worksheet.
b. All applications are due to the Battalion Adjutant by the Fourth Monday of the month of February.
c. The Battalion Adjutant will verify all the information in the Application by the Fourth Monday of March.
d. The Battalion Adjutant will then deliver the applications to the Marine Instructor no later than Friday of the fourth week of March. The Marine Instructor will have all approvals or disapprovals by the second Monday of April.
e. A letter with the approved uniform for graduation and the appropriate graduation documents to be presented at the ceremony will be delivered to all the graduating Cadets by the third Monday of April.
2. Application / Worksheet: