Capitalize “Corps” when used alone to refer to the entire unit of cadets.

Corps Day

Corps Day is a weekend in March celebrating the college’s founding. While the college was founded in December 1842, it wasn’t until March 20, 1843, that the first cadets reported. The anniversary is therefore calculated using 1843. In 2018, the college will be 175 years old.

course titles

Formal course titles are capitalized.

Introduction to Computer Science, Biology 201.

Informal course titles should be lowercased.

The cadet enjoyed his 0800 computer science class.


Hat worn as part of the cadet uniform. Covers should be removed when indoors. No need to capitalize.