One of the most important pre-move actions you can take is to request a sponsor. If you have questions about Fort Knox or requesting a sponsor, please contact the Fort Knox Sponsorship Liaison at (502) 624-7299 or (502) 624-4733.

Sponsorship Program

  • Tier level I – Advanced Individual Training and Officer Basic Course graduates will have a sponsor prior to publication of orders.
  • Tier level II – E1 to E6, O1 to O3, and W1 to W2 will require sponsorship at the unit level prior to release of the permanent change of station orders.
  • Tier level III – E7 to E9, O4 to O6, and W3 to W5 may request sponsorship.
  • Soldiers in the required tier levels must complete sections 1, 3, 4, and 5 of the Department of the Army (DA) Form 5434, Sponsorship Program Counseling and Information Sheet in the army career tracker (ACT).
  • Soldiers attending Recruiting and Retention School will be assigned a sponsor during the course.
  • Soldiers attending a permanent change of station (PCS) school longer than 20 weeks are not required to request a Sponsor.

In-Coming Personnel

Congratulations on your assignment to Fort Knox!

  • While you are requesting Sponsorship to your new location you may also request youth sponsorship and information for your middle school and high school children at:, then click on Child and Youth Services (CYS). Click on School Support Services and you will find info about area schools or successful transitions. Click on Youth Sponsorship Guidebook and you will find everything you always wanted to know about the Fort Knox area from a youth perspective.
  • For additional resources to assist in your transition, go to, then click on the ACS tab. Click on Relocation Assistance Program located on the menu to the left, and view both local and Army-wide resources and links.

Out-Going Personnel