Military students must report in Class B uniform (USA), Service Class C (USMC), or Service uniform (USAF, USN, and USCG) to National Defense University (NDU), Marshall Hall, Bldg. 62, Fort McNair for pre-brief and sign-in with their military service representative (MilRep). Students should bring a copy of their assignment orders, detaching evaluation/FITREP (USAF exempt), and leave form (including local moves). Students should report no earlier than 25 July 2019, and no later than 1 August 2019. Note: Military students returning from overseas assignments may be approved to report early, subject to approval by NDU's Military Service Chairs on a case-by-case basis.
We strongly encourage civilian students attending our 10-month academic programs at Fort McNair to come to campus on one of the dates listed below. This is an opportunity for you to get assistance with any issues you have encountered with our pre-arrival requirements. Spending just an hour or two on campus will help ensure you are well-provisioned and ready to go on your first day. Dress code for the optional visit is casual attire.
Brief Times and Dates:
Briefings will be in NDU, Marshall Hall, Bldg. 62, Rooms 155 A, B & C. Contact your service/agency representative for more information.
ALL Eisenhower School (ES) students report to Eisenhower Hall, Bldg. 59, Room 107, no later than 0715 on 5 August 2019. University wide in-processing is scheduled to begin at 0800 on 5 August 2019, in the Atrium of Bldg. 62, Marshall Hall, Fort McNair IAW the schedule below. More specific requirements are listed below, PLEASE READ THOROUGHLY. For planning purposes, you should expect to be in session from 0830-1630 each day, Monday – Friday.
Group In-processing on 5 August:
A to E
0800 – 0830
F to J
0830 – 0900
K to O
0900 – 0930
P to S
0930 – 1000
T to Z
1000 – 1030
Service Specific Information
Army: Report to the front lobby of Bldg. 59, Eisenhower Hall, for an Army Intro at 0800, Friday, 2 August 2019. Uniform is Class B short sleeve shirt with no tie. Contact Army Chair, COL Yolanda Hines at (202) 685-4439 or email@example.com prior to signing out of your losing command. Army students will meet with Senior Leader Division (SLD) and assignments officers early in the academic year.
Air Force (both military and civilian): Report to Bldg. 59, Eisenhower Hall Lobby, for an Air Force Introduction, 0730, Friday, 2 August 2019. Uniform is short sleeve blue shirt for military, coat and tie or equivalent for civilians. Coffee and a light breakfast will be provided and the event will conclude by 1500. The USAF Chair is Col Eric Shafa, (202) 685-4477, firstname.lastname@example.org.
Navy: Muster in Bldg. 59, Eisenhower Hall Room 400 on Friday, 2 August 2019 at 0830 for Navy Introduction(s). Uniform is Service Khaki. Also, bring Navy PT gear for courtesy BCA weigh-in following briefing. Briefing will take place from 0830-1130. Coffee and a light breakfast will be provided. The Navy Chair is CAPT Andrew Westerkom, (202) 685-4428, email@example.com.
Coast Guard: Prior to your arrival, Coast Guard students should contact the Coast Guard Service Chair, CAPT Mark Morin at firstname.lastname@example.org, (202) 685-4459, or (808)445-5878. All Coast Guard students will meet with CAPT Morin at 0900 in EH 496 on Friday August 2nd.
Marines: Report IAW direction from the USMC Chair COL Phillip Zeman. Contact info is Phillip.email@example.com or (202)-685-4359.
Early Arriving Civilian and Military Students: Contact your service/agency chair for further instructions.
Important Contact Info:
LTC Mark B. Howell
MSG Earkes Siler
MSgt Pam Taylor
Sea Services (USN, USCG, USMC)
PSC(SW/AW) Temitope Alao
SSG Rainard John
Civilians (Both DoD and non-DoD):
Larry Johnson, Registrar
Michael Day, Assistant Registrar
Please visit the NDU website for detailed information regarding the below briefings. http://www.ndu.edu/Students/Incoming-Students/
Important Points of Contact
USN Chair: CAPT Andrew Westerkom, USN | firstname.lastname@example.org | (202) 685-4428
USMC Chair: Col Phillip Zeman, USMC | email@example.com | (202) 685-4359
USA Chair: COL Yolanda Hines, USA | firstname.lastname@example.org | (202) 685-4439
USAF Chair: Col Eric Shafa, USAF | email@example.com | (202) 685-4477
USCG Chair: CAPT Mark Morin, USCG | firstname.lastname@example.org | (202) 685-4459
DHS Chair: Ms. Sarah Mironcow | email@example.com | (202) 685-4500
DOS Chair: Ms. Laura Griesmer | firstname.lastname@example.org | (202) 685-4392
DOC Chair: Ms. Margaret Hanson-Muse | email@example.com | (202) 685-0814
CIA : Mr. Jeffrey Erickson | firstname.lastname@example.org | (202) 685-4410
FBI: Mr. William Soderberg | email@example.com | (202) 685-4795
USAID: Ms. Melissa Brown | firstname.lastname@example.org | (202) 685-4320
DOE: Ms. Cynthia Lersten | email@example.com | (202) 685-4805
DIA: Mr. James McGrory | firstname.lastname@example.org | (202) 685-2271
NGA: Mr. David White | email@example.com | (202) 685-4520
NSA: Mr. Stephen Bloor | firstname.lastname@example.org | (202) 685-4483
OSD-P : Ms. Beth McCormick | email@example.com | (202) 685-8032
Canada/France: COL Mark Parent
DLA: Mr. Bill Bennett | firstname.lastname@example.org | (202) 685-4782
Alumni Association: Ms. Tamara Moller | email@example.com | (202) 685-0812
Personnel Specialists/ HRD
Sea Services: PSC (SW/AW) Temitope Alao, USN | firstname.lastname@example.org | (202) 685-4006
Air Force: MSgt Pamela Taylor, USAF | email@example.com | (202) 685-2138
Army: SSG Rainard L. Johnson | (202) 685-2140
Civilians: Ms. Leigh Ann Massey |(202) 685-2137