Northern Illinois Parent Club

Proud sponsors of the United States Air Force Academy


The United States Air Force Academy
Designed for the future, the United States Air Force Academy campus boasts state-of-the-art facilities, including laboratories, observatories and a library containing over 700,000 volumes. Other landmarks include the cadet chapel with its seventeen spires that soar 150 feet toward the Colorado sky. Spanning 18,000 spectacular acres nestled against the Rocky Mountains, the Academy draws thousands of visitors from around the world each year.

The Air Force Academy Mission is to educate, train and inspire men and women to become officers of character, motivated to lead the United States Air Force in service to our nation.

The Air Force Academy Vision is to be the Air Force's premier institution for developing leaders of character.

Air Force Core Values are Integrity First, Service before self and excellence in all we do

Air Force Academy Honor Oath “We will not lie, steal or cheat, nor tolerate among us anyone who does. Furthermore, I resolve to do my duty and live honorably, so help me God.”

Air Force Motto is ‘Aim High..Fly-Fight-Win’

There are four class colors, Red, Gold, Blue and Silver


Class of 2018 (red)
Motto – “Fight to Win’
Class Exemplar – Capt. Louis Zamperini

Class of 2019 (gold)
Motto – “Conquer Mind, Conquer All”
Class Exemplar – Neil Armstrong

Class of 2020 (blue)
Motto – “Target in Sight”
Class Exemplar – TBD

Class of 2021 (silver)
Motto – “No Doubt No Fear”
Class Exemplar - TBD