Welcome and Arrival Information

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Welcome to Fort Bragg, one of the U.S. Army’s largest installations in the world.

The installation covers about 161,000 acres, or 251 square miles, stretching into six counties. More than 60,000 service members and about 14,000 civilian personnel work at Fort Bragg, with about 25,000 Family members living on post.

All Permanent Party Soldiers arriving at Fort Bragg must report to the Fort Bragg Reception Company (FBRC), located in Building 4-1437 on the corner of Normandy Drive and Reilly Road. FBRC is open 24 hours a day, seven days a week, to assist newly assigned Soldiers. The telephone number is (910) 396-4244.

Soldiers should not make off-post housing arrangements before reporting to Community Home Finding, Relocation and Referral Services located on the sixth floor of the Soldier Support Center, Building 4-2843, Normandy Drive.

Students arriving for courses on Fort Bragg will report as follows:

WAMC (Medical) Students: Soldiers being assigned to Student Company/Medical Hold at WAMC will report to the Administrative Officer of the Day (AOD) at the front desk located at WOMACK Army Medical Center. WOMACK AOD-COM: (910) 907-6000.

USAJFKSWCS (Special Operations) students will report to SWCSPAC on the 6th floor of the Soldier Support Center during duty hours to
in-process. Front Desk Commercial Number: (910) 396-7447 or (910) 396-9765. After duty hours, they will report based on training type.

Students attending Civil Affairs or MISO courses report to 3rd Bn, 1st Special Warfare Training Group located in Building D-2723 on Merrill Street, (910) 643-8644 or (910) 432-9908; students attending Special Forces Qualification Courses will report to C Co., 4th Battalion, 1st Special Warfare Training Group located in Building C-8948 on Lae Street, (910) 432-8600.

Identification Cards

Main ID Card Facility; Soldier Support Center, Building 4-2843, Normandy Drive, hours: Monday through Friday, 8 a.m. to 5 p.m. Phone: (910) 396-9339. For appointments: or http://appoint or call (910) 643-2737. Soldiers assigned to units with an ID Card Machine must go to their BDE for issuance of their Military CAC.

82nd ID Card Facility services all Soldiers assigned to 82nd. Location: Gavin Hall, Building C-7417, adjacent to the 82nd Airborne Division Headquarters on All-American Way. Hours: 8 a.m. to 4:15 p.m. The phone: (910) 432-4182.

Active duty and retired military personnel should use the ID Card Issue Facilities to ensure Defense Enrollment Eligibility Reporting System is properly updated with Family members’ authorized military benefits.