Air Force Academy

US Air
Force: Air Force Academy

Located near Colorado Springs, Colorado, the US Air Force Academy offers
undergraduate education for officers in the USAF.  After completing
the four year program, graduates are awarded a Bachelor of Science
degree and are commissioned as second lieutenants in the Air Force. 

The Academy bases its educational programs on the core values of "Integrity
First, Service Before Self, and Excellence In All We Do".  The
Air Force Academy has a stellar reputation as an institution of higher
learning, and consistently turns out top notch officers for service
in the USAF.

The Air Force Academy is frequently and informally referred to as "The
Academy", "The Hill", "The Zoo" (or "The Blue Zoo"), or "Wild Blue
U", rather than by the name of its location.  In athletic events,
you will hear the team referred to simply as "Air