About The Class of ’77

USNA Class of 1977 Crest

About The Class of ’77

Officially entered July 1973: 1445
• Graduated June 1977: 969
– Commissioned: 962
• 809 URL / 11 RL
• 18 Supply Corps
• 5 CEC
• 118 USMC
• 1 USA
• Olmsted Scholars: 3
• Flag Officers: 14
• Astronauts: 2
• USNA President’s Circle: 38
• Living graduates: 908

1977’s Legacy

• Donated over $12.5M
– 10th in total giving for the last 83 classes
– 3rd place in the ‘70s
• Class Projects have been funded:
– ‘77 Midshipman Fitness Center
– Ethics & Leadership Instructional Materials
– Bancroft Hall Protestant Chapel window
– Gettysburg Leadership Encounter
– Stadium Class Arch
– Athletic Excellence support
– 12th Co. Sponsor
• 29% of the class donated during 2016
– Compares to 25% for all alumni