What to expect at the MRC.

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It will take you 4 days to in-process and you MUST be in uniform (OCP, boots, PC).

PT is every morning from 0630-0730 while in-processing and you need to be in PT uniform.

Drinking alcohol is prohibited to all Soldiers at the MRC. No drinking in the barracks, at bars, etc.

What do I need to bring with me to report?

The original copy of your signed DA-31

1 copy of the orders that brought you to FS/HAAF

1 copy of any amendments

CAC Card

Copy of any profile (if applicable)

What if I need a ride from the airport?

MRC personnel can pick you up from the airport.

Normal shuttle times are: 1100-1300,1800-1900, and 2300-0100

Shuttles only occur if the MRC Staff Dutydesk has been informed that there is people needing shuttle transportation.

Taxi fare from the Savannah-Hilton HeadAirport will cost approximately $75, which is reimbursable with a receipt.

When do I have to report?

You must sign in to the MRC no later than 2359 on the day your leave ends as annoted on your DA 31 ~OR~ the report date annoted on the official orders brining you to FS/HAAF (WHICHEVER IS EARLIER).

Do I have to be in uniform to report?

No, you can report in either civilian clothes or uniform.

When and how do I get a barracks room?

Single Soldiers (E1-E5) will be assigned an MRC barracks room upon arrival.

Soldiers receiving BAH will NOT reside in the barracks unless request is approved by the MRC Commander and will only be in cases of severe extenuating circumstances.

Privatized housing is available on post for single and unaccompanied SSGs and above.

You are NOT authorized PTDY for house hunting while in-processing at the MRC. PTDY will be granted at your gaining unit after in-processing.

What ranks get VIP in-processing?

Leaders in the ranks of SFC (P) and above, CPT (P) and above or a CPT who is taking command, CW2 (P) and above will be on the VIP in-processing schedule.

When can sponsors come to the MRC?

Sponsors should make telephonic contact with incoming Soldiers by the end of Day 1 In-Processing. Sponsors are welcome to make face-to-face contact at any time, as long as it doesn’t impede in-processing activities.”

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MRC starts a new cycle of incoming Soldiers everyday. Below is the schedule by day number, but this is what we do weekly:

Every Friday (or last duty day) Saftey briefing

PT every morning at 0630!


0630-0730: PT
Housing Brief



0630-0730: PT
Medical SRP
3id Museum


0630-0730: PT
Virtual Newcomers Brief



0630-0730: PT
Barracks Out-Processing
Ship to Gaining Unit