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Our Mission

To educate, inspire, and produce leaders that are prepared to change the character of warfighting in space.

Our Vision

To empower students to explore opportunities within the space domain while highlighting the U.S. Space Force’s role in maintaining national and global security.

What is i5?

i5 Space is a national student organization that operates under the U.S. Space Force’s Space Training and Readiness and Command (STARCOM). We aim to deliver educational, training, and professional development resources to students around the country who are interested in pursuing a career in the newest branch of the US military—the Space Force. We are growing every day and currently boast more than 600 members from 24 different detachments! We are also proud to have research partnerships with the Space Force and NATO. 

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Common Goal

Our Detachments

Boston University, Harvard University, Marquette University, Massachusetts Institute of Technology, Michigan State University, Princeton University, Purdue University, Rochester Institute of Technology, Rutgers University, Texas A&M University, Tufts University, U.S. Air Force Academy, U.S. Naval Academy, University of Alaska Anchorage, University of California Berkeley, University of Colorado Boulder, University of Maryland, University of Memphis, University of Oklahoma, University of Pittsburgh, University of Southern Florida, Utah State University, Virginia Tech, Wellesley College.

Our Partnerships