Welcome to the United States Air Force Academy, home of the elite and birthplace of leaders. Since opening its doors in 1954, the goal of this four-year institution is to produce officers who have the knowledge, character and motivation essential to leadership, pride in all they do and, above all else, commitment to their careers in the Air Force.
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Academy applicants may be interested in Admissions information or seeing what Cadet life is all about. Also, read all about the "Air Force Academy Experience," or visit the actual departments for the Academics Program, Military Program, and Physical Program.
Parents may be interested in the Parents Club and latest news stories at the Academy. If you'll be coming to the Academy, be sure to check out our
Visiting the Academy page for maps, directions Visitor's Center hours of operation.
If you are an alumni of the Academy, be sure to see the Associate of Graduates page to find details on former classmates, alumni services available, or even to view old yearbooks.