Our Mission

Provide the full spectrum of Human Capital Program Management and Human Resource (HR) services to Soldiers, Families, Retirees and Civilians to enable readiness for a self-reliant and globally-responsive all volunteer Army.  The divisions include: Military Personnel Division (MPD), Army Continuing Education Services (ACES), Administrative Services (ASD), and the Army Substance Abuse Program (ASAP), Workforce Development Program, and Soldier for Life: Transition Assistance Program.

DHR Holiday Hours

To allow our employees to spend time with family during the holiday season, the Directorate of Human Resources will be closed on Thanksgiving Day and the Training Holiday Nov. 26-27 and Christmas Eve and Christmas Day, Dec. 24-25. For more information, call 751-3171.

Our Contact Information

Director, Human Resources: (803) 751-3607

The Directorate of Human Resouces has six divisions:

The various agencies within the Military Personnel Division are responsible for providing installation level personnel services to military personnel within Fort Jackson.
The Administrative Services Branch (ASB) is responsible for providing overall support and serving as the principle US Army Garrison (USAG), Fort Jackson advisor for records management and printing, publications, and forms management.
The Armed Forces Substance Abuse Prevention program provides education & early intervention to help commanders, civilian supervisors, and the Fort Jackson community reduce lifestyle risk factors to increase healthy outcomes. We are committed to understanding our supported units and their missions, anticipating what is needed to sustain mission readiness, and proudly serving as a valued member of the Commander’s battle staff.
As a Casualty Assistance Center (CAC), we coordinate Army casualty and mortuary operations and Military Funeral Honors for the state of South Carolina Simply stated, our mission is to assist Army Families in an emotionally stressful time.
The Army Continuing Education System (ACES) mission is "To vigorously promote lifelong learning opportunities to sharpen the competitive edge of the Army by providing and managing quality self-development programs and services."
The Freedom of Information Act (FOIA) is a law that gives you the right to access information from the federal government. It is often described as the law that keeps citizens in the know about their government.