Sabre Flight's goal is to produce competent leaders/followers through precision drill through the use of the U.S. Cavalry Sabre, M-1 Rifle, and knowledge of military customs and courtesies. The team is the U.S. Air Force R.O.T.C. and Texas Tech University representative for drill competitions, parades, color guards, Sabre arches, and many other special ceremonies and events.
The Arnold Air Society is a professional, honorary service organization advocating the support of aerospace power. The "service" aspect is perhaps the foremost in the mind of many members, because of the society's continuing contributions to our campuses, our communities, and our corps. But it should always be remembered that our primary mission is to improve ourselves as future Air Force officers.
As specified in the Silver Wings National Constitution, Silver Wings is a national, co-ed, professional organization dedicated to creating proactive, knowledgeable, and effective civic leaders through community service and education about national defense. This mission includes the following interrelated objectives: Personal Development of Individual Members, Professional Development of Individual Members, and civic awareness.
Scabbard & Blade is a national honor society with the goal of promoting friendship and good fellowship among future military officers. This society is made up of the top 20% of cadets from both the Army and AF ROTC here at Texas Tech. We seek to establish and build long lasting relations between the branches. Scabbard and Blade provides unmatched leadership opportunities and encourages the essential qualities of good and efficient officers.