Uniform Appearance and Standards
Uniform Appearance and Standards
Uniform Appearance and
Things to Consider
Always wear your uniform with the utmost honor and
You represent the United States Army past, present,
Always maintain good personal hygiene.
Remember…to be good you have to look good first.
Class A and B Uniforms
References: Cadet Command Regulation 670-1,
Army Regulation 670-1, and the BN handbook.
Pants must be pressed with clear and defined seams;
the jacket must be clean with all buttons buttoned;
ties centered; issued shoes; an all white t-shirt
underneath the green shirt (males).
Skirt lengths will be no more than 1 inch above or 2
inches below the center of the knee. Pumps are not
issued and must be purchased separately.
Description: A wrist watch, wrist identification bracelet, and no
more than two rings are authorized with uniforms unless
prohibited for safety or health reasons, as long as the style is
conservative and in good taste.
How worn: No jewelry, watches, chains or similar items, will
appear exposed on the uniform. Authorized exceptions are a tie
tack or clasp which may be worn with the black four-in-hand
necktie. Male Cadets will not wear any type of earring when in
uniform or when wearing civilian clothing on duty. Female
Cadets are authorized to wear earrings in the class A and B
uniforms, but not with the utility or IPFU.
Hair and Grooming Standards
Males: The hair on top of the head must be neatly groomed. The
length and bulk of the hair may not be excessive or present a ragged,
unkempt, or extreme appearance.
When the hair is combed, it will not fall over the ears or eyebrows,
or touch the collar, except for the closely cut hair at the back of the
neck. The block-cut fullness in the back is permitted to a moderate
degree, as long as the tapered look is maintained.
Females: Hair that is longer than the collar will be kept up in a bun
or braids to keep hair off collar. Hair that remains down cannot be
longer than the bottom edge of the collar.
Females will not place hair holding devices in the hair for decorative
purposes. The devices should be near the same color of the Cadets’
Wear the cleanest pair of ACU’s while in garrison.
While in the field, wear pairs that are worn down.
Mark each set of ACUs so they remain a matched
pair. This will ensure they fade and wear down at the
Try to keep a pair of “dress” boots and field boots.
Specific items will be required as part of the uniform
while in ACUs. These include the BN handbook,
something to write on, and something to write with.
(1) T-shirt, gray.
(2) Trunks, black with army logo on the front.
(1) Jacket, gray and black.
(2) Pants, black.
(3) Trunks, black.
(4) T-shirt, gray, short sleeve.
(5) T-shirt, gray, long sleeve.
(6) Cap, black.
Socks are white, no emblems/logos on the socks, and have to be
over the ankle bone.
PT belts are required at EVERY PT session.
Spandex is authorized underneath the shorts.
ACUs with inspectable items. (i.e. the TACSOP and BN handbook)
Uniform 1 plus the LBV. The LBV includes 2 canteens (full of water), 2
canteen covers, 1 canteen cup, 1 first aid pouch, 2 ammo pouches, 1
compass pouch with compass, 1 whistle, 1 flashlight, eye protection, and 1
Uniform 2 plus the assault pack, kevlar, knee pads, and elbow pads.
Honeycutt: We need the packing list for the assault pack.
Uniform 3 plus the rucksack. The packing list for the rucksack will adjust
to accommodate training. Items may shift between the assault pack and the
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