The purpose of the National Society of Pershing Rifles is to develop, to the highest degree possible, outstanding traits of leadership, military science, military bearing, and discipline within the framework of a military oriented, honorary fraternity. — General of the Armies John J. Pershing.
Cadets of the Ole War Skule
The Cadets of the Ole War Skule is a service and fraternal organization which strives to preserve and strengthen a spirit of camaraderie among its members, to foster and perpetuate patriotism and to strengthen a sense of individual allegiance to LSU. Upon commissioning, cadets from Tiger Battalion are given a one-year membership into the Cadets of the Ole War Skule.