Unit HomeNew PersonnelSettling In
Marine Corps Base Camp Lejeune

 

Marine Corps Base Camp Lejeune

"Home of Expeditionary Forces in Readiness"

Settling In

For Marines and Sailors just arriving at Camp Lejeune, Public Affairs has gathered a few useful bits of information to assist you in a smooth duty station change to the Jacksonville area.  This section covers lodging & housing, household goods shipments, firearms registration, education & school, and family support.

 

Lodging & Housing

Inns of the Corps - Lejeune

The Inns of the Corps - Lejeune, consisting of 90 units, provides many amenities for military personnel and their families arriving in this area.

The Inn is centrally located near a variety of snack bars, the main Exchange, banks and the Commissary.  Each room has a kitchenette and is stylishly appointed for the comfort and convenience of its guests.

Reservations are strongly recommended.  Those not in PCS status may reserve rooms up to 21 days in advance.  Those in a PCS status may reserve rooms up to 30 days in advance and must provide a copy of their orders.  The Inn does not allow pets.

For more information, please call (910) 451-3041.

Bachelor Enlisted Quarters

Bachelor Enlisted Quarters are located throughout Camp Lejeune and reservations can be made by calling the following numbers:

Camp Lejeune: (910) 451-1385/2146

Camp Geiger: (910) 449-0435

MCAS New River: (910) 449-5024/5897 [DSN 752-6405]

Bachelor Officer Quarters

Bachelor Officer Quarters are located throughout Camp Lejeune and reservations can be made by calling the following numbers:

All Points Inn, Camp Lejeune: (910) 451-1385/2146

Camp Geiger: (910) 449-0435

Camp Johnson: (910) 450-0828

Courthouse Bay: (910) 440-7493

MCAS New River: (910) 449-5024/5897 [DSN 752-6405]

Geographic Bachelors

Geographic bachelors are provided with quarters on a space available basis.

Family Housing

The Military Housing Office (MHO) at Camp Lejeune oversees more than 5,000 privatized housing units.  The Public-Private Venture (PPV) Partners are Atlantic Marine Corps Communities, LLC, and Lincoln Military Housing.  The MHO is responsible for validating applicants and for providing referrals to the PPV Partners for on-Base privatized military housing.    

 

There are housing areas located in twelve geographical locations at Camp Lejeune/ Marine Corps Air Station, New River (MCASNR).  The bedroom and rank designations are as follows:

 

  • Berkeley Manor = 659 housing units.  In this neighborhood, there are 233 three-bedroom and 93 four-bedroom housing units designated for enlisted personnel; there are 235 three-bedroom and 98 four-bedroom housing units designated for senior enlisted personnel. 

  • Courthouse Bay = 8 housing units.  All eight are three-bedroom housing units designated for field grade officer personnel.

  • Heroes Manor =   560 housing units.  In this neighborhood, there are 419 three-bedroom and 141 four bedroom housing units designated for enlisted personnel.

  • Hospital Point = 18 housing units.  All 18 are three-bedroom housing units designated for company grade officer personnel.

  • Knox Cove = 80 housing units.  All 80 are four-bedroom housing units designated for senior enlisted personnel (E8/E9 only).

  • Knox Landing = 186 housing units.  In this neighborhood, there are 99 three-bedroom and 87 four-bedroom housing units.  These housing units are designated for senior enlisted personnel.

  • MCASNR = 349 housing units.  In McCutcheon Manor, there are 156 three-bedroom and 32 four-bedroom housing units designated for enlisted personnel; there are 56 three-bedroom 16 four-bedroom housing united designated for senior enlisted personnel.  In Peterfield Point, there are 57 three-bedroom and 19 four-bedroom housing units designated for company grade officer personnel; there are four three-bedroom and six four-bedroom housing units designated for field grade officer personnel; there are three four-bedroom homes designated for senior grade officer personnel.

  • Midway Park = 698 housing units.  In this neighborhood, there are 161 two-bedroom, 516 three-bedroom and 21 four-bedroom housing units.  These housing units are designated for enlisted personnel.

  • Paradise Point = 511 housing units.  In this neighborhood, there are 266 three-bedroom and 26 four-bedroom housing units designated for company grade officer personnel; there are 150 three-bedroom and 11 four-bedroom housing units designated for field grade officer personnel; there are 51 three-bedroom housing units designated for senior grade officer personnel; there are seven four-bedroom housing units designated for general grade officer personnel. 

  • Tarawa Terrace = 1687 housing units.   In this neighborhood, there are 544 two-bedroom, 1061 three-bedroom and 82 four-bedroom housing units designated for enlisted personnel.

  • Watkins Grove = 136 housing units.  In this neighborhood, there are 69 three-bedroom and 67 four-bedroom housing units designated for senior enlisted personnel.

  • Watkins Village = 312 housing units. In this neighborhood, there are 38 three-bedroom and 148 four-bedroom housing units designated for enlisted personnel; there are 26 three-bedroom and 100 four-bedroom housing units designated for senior enlisted personnel.

     

    Applications for referral to on-Base privatized military housing can be submitted as follows:

     

In Person:  Applications for On-Base housing are accepted from 0730 to 1530, Monday through Friday

 (with the exceptions of holidays), at the MHO, Building TT-43, Inchon Street, Tarawa Terrace, NC.

Advance Application:  An advance application may be submitted to the MHO at any time, provided the service member is/will be attached to Camp Lejeune/MCASNR.  Once all required documentation is received, one of the following situations will occur: 

  • In cases where there is no Wait List, completed applications are referred the PPV Partner, up to six months out.

  • In cases where there is a Wait List, completed applications are placed on the inbound Wait List until the service member has physically checked in to the Command.  The service member must report to the MHO before advancing to the Freeze Zone; top 10% or top three applicants, whichever is greater, for each Wait List.  In the event the service member does not report to the MHO by the date they would enter the Freeze Zone, the application will remain stationary for 30 days or until the service member physically reports to the MHO.  After 30 days, the MHO will cancel the application package and remove the service member’s name from the Wait List. 

CHANGE:  IAW a recent change to MCO 11000.22, the MHO will utilize the date of receipt of a complete application package; to include all qualifying documents and PCS Orders (PCSO), as the Control Date for the MHO Wait List.  YOUR CONTROL DATE IS NO LONGER YOUR DATE OF DETACHMENT. 

 

You may submit via one of the following methods: 

Required Documents:

  • Application for Assignment to Housing / DD Form 1746

  • Privacy Act Statement

  • Sex Offender Policy Acknowledgement & Disclosure

  • Statement of Understanding for On-Base Housing

  • Pet Addendum

  • Page 2 from your Service Record Book (USN personnel)

     

    Along with the required documents listed above, the service member must provide one of the following:

  • Original orders with original reporting endorsement;

    OR

  • Certified true copies of original orders and reporting endorsement;

    OR

  • Page 3 from your Service Record Book (Marine Personnel);

  • Page 5 from your Service Record Book (Navy Personnel).

     

    Hours of Operation:  0730 to 1600, Mon-Fri; except holidays

    ***Applications Accepted from 0730 to 1530, Mon-Fri***
    Address:  43 Inchon Street, Bldg. TT-43, Tarawa Terrace, NC 28543
    Phone:  910-450-1627 or 1628, ext. #210
    DSN: 750-1627 or 1628, ext. #210
    Fax:  910-450-1630  or 1631

For additional Information, please visit our web site:

http://www.lejeune.marines.mil/Offices-Staff/Family-Housing-Division/

 

Household Goods Shipments

Information regarding household and personal effects is available from the Traffic Management Office, Building 1011 or by calling 451-2377.

 

Firearms Registration

All privately owned firearms on base must be registered with the Base Provost Marshal, Room 118, Building 3.

Only those persons living in base housing (family quarters) may maintain their firearms in their quarters.  BEQ and BOQ residents must store their weapons in a unit armory.

The brand name, model number, serial number, location of, caliber, barrel length, action and proof of ownership are required for registration.  For more information, please call (910) 451-4305

 

Education & Schools

Child Education

On-base education is provided to children of military families who live in base housing.

In the Camp Lejeune area, there are six elementary schools, one middle school and one high school supporting nearly 3,700 students.

In September 1996, Camp Lejeune dependent schools implemented a half-day preschool program for all children who are four years old and living on base.

To register children in the system, parents or guardians must reside in base housing or have a letter from the base housing office stating they will have base housing within 90 days.

Registration is held in the summer at the school of attendance.

For further information, call the superintendent’s office at (910) 451-2461.

Base School Information

An information line is available for parents and students to get up-to-date information on school hours, closings and activities for the eight base schools.  To access the line, call 451-0995 and follow the prompts.

 

Family Support

Marine Corps Family Team Building

The Marine Corps Family Team Building portion of MCCS is geared towards assisting unit commanding officers and families in maintaining readiness.  All MCFTB programs are free.

MCFTB includes the following programs: Key volunteer training, family readiness officer training, family readiness briefs, marriage preparation workshops, LINKS (Lifestyle, Insights, Networking, Knowledge, Skills), CREDO (Chaplain’s Religious Education Development Operation), PREP (Prevention and Relationship), EFMP (Exceptional Family Member Program, NPSP (New Parent Support Program) and family university.

Key volunteer training provides the required training for all potential unit key volunteers.  Classes are held monthly alternating between days and nights.  The key volunteer trainer can be reached at (910) 451-7550.

Family Readiness Officer training is conducted to educate all new FROs on the organization of the family readiness program and how to establish a key volunteer network.

Family readiness training includes a variety of briefings to assist units in pre and post-deployment concerns.

Pre-deployment briefs assist Marines and families in preparing for and coping with the changes and difficulties of deployment.

Post-deployment briefs describe what to expect during a homecoming and provide tips that will help families get their relationships back to normal as quickly as possible.

The kids and deployment brief assists parents in understanding the impact of deployment on children and offers creative ways to keep the connection between the child and the deployed parent.

Marriage Preparation Workshop is a monthly program lasting two days for couples planning to marry or those married two years or less.  This workshop covers the basic foundation for a healthy marriage and fulfills the pre-Cana requirement for Catholics.  To register, call (910) 451-0176.

LINKS is a mentoring program run by spouses for spouses.  Mentors offer tips and information to help other spouses get started in the Marine Corps family.

The LINKS Team Leader can be contacted at (910) 451-1299.

PREP provides an educational experience for couples that will enable them to increase their communication and problem-solving skills, skills associated with effective marital functioning and the prevention of future marital distress.

The PREP Coordinator can be reached at (910) 451-0176.

Spouses Leadership Seminar is designed specifically for Marine Corps spouses to assist in developing leadership skills.  Seminars are conducted by Headquarters Marine Corps on a semiannual basis.  For information call (910) 451-0176.

New Parent Support Program is a voluntary program developed to assist families in many ways that friends and family often do when back at home.  The program provides assistance (such as home visitation and parenting classes) to active Services duty families expecting a child or with child(ren) under 6 years of age free of charge.

EFMP is a program that provides assistance to active duty personnel with family members who have special needs before, during and after relocation due to Permanent Change of Station (PCS) orders.  It is a mandatory program (MCO P1754.4A) for active duty members.

The Community Counseling Center located in Building 798, Brewster Boulevard, provides professional individual, marital and family counseling services available to military members and their families.  Also, intervention and treatment for domestic violence and victim advocacy services are provided through the Family Advocacy Program.

Hours of operation are Monday through Friday, 7:30 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. Call (910) 451-2864 or (910) 451-2876 for further information.

The Navy-Marine Corps Relief Society provides financial assistance for active-duty and retired military and family members.  The society also provides financial counseling to military members and their families, layettes and visiting nurses who provide assistance to families with infants, house-bound retirees, widows and widowers.  The office is located in Building 60.  Call (910) 451-5644 for more information.

The American Red Cross provides counseling, emergency communications, financial/emergency assistance and referral services to military personnel and their families.  The office is located in Building 1108.  Call (910) 451-2173 for more information.

The Armed Services YMCA was established Dec. 31, 1998.  Its primary mission is to provide services and programs to military families.

Services and programs consist of: Y-mail, which is an e-mail and Internet service provided for sergeants, petty officers and junior enlisted (and their spouses) at the USO and Midway Park; home front video taping, which allows deployed military members and their families to keep in touch via video taping; infant and toddler car seat loan program, which provides infants and toddlers car seats for a temporary loan up to 90 days; financial fitness for the home, designed for the manager of the finances at home; Sight for Students, a vision service plan, which provides free eye exams for students who meet qualifications; Baby-sitter Training Course, which trains children how to become certified babysitters; and Kids +, a program which covers ages and stages of development, safe environments, communication, nutrition, behavioral management and more.

Personal Readiness and Community Support provides unit commanders by providing information and guidance to service members and their families.  The goal of this support is mission readiness, improved morale and retention. This is accomplished through information and referral services for relocation and transition assistance, retired and veterans affairs.  For more information, call (910) 451-3212.

 

 

DBIDS Information
N.C. Real ID Information
Current Prescribed Burn Notice
Sexual Assault Prevention & Response
Click here to learn more.
Camp Lejeune Water Study