On a Gold color metal and enamel device 1 1/8 inches (2.86 cm) in height consisting of a shield blazoned: Per bend Azure and Gules, a bend Argent. Overall a sunflower Proper slipped and leaved Vert. Attached to base a tri-parted scroll base metal inscribed "COURAGE AND LOYALTY" in Black letters.
Red, white, black and blue are the school colors. The shield represents the commitment to a full education with the divisions of the shield describing scholastics, athletics and the arts. The state flower of Kansas is reflecting overall the cadet's dedication to school, community and state. The unit's motto is "COURAGE AND LOYALTY".
The shoulder loop insignia was approved on 19 June 2001.