26th Marine Expeditionary Unit
The official command seal for the 26th Marine Expeditionary Unit.
Welcome Aboard
Checking In



Welcome! All Marines and Sailors will check-in with the 26th Marine Expeditionary Unit S-1 (Second Deck of Building H-23 on Hospital Point). Upon arrival, you will check-in with the Command Duty Officer at the front desk and be issued a visitor's badge until assigned one by the 26th MEU S-2. The S-1 will assist check-ins with the completion of their inbound interview and travel claim via MOL.

If you are not arriving directly from initial entry level training there is no requirement to proceed before or after check-in to the Joseph "Randy" Reichler Reception Center (JRRRC). 

The 26th MEU S-1 can be contacted at (910) 451-7717.

The 26th MEU CDO can be contacted at (910) 451-4900.



Reporting In

If you are checking in from initial entry level training:

The Joseph "Randy" Reichler Reception Center (JRRRC) is the main check-in facility for all active duty Marines and Sailors checking in to Camp Lejeune and its tenant commands from initial entry level training. The main entrance is located in Building 59 on Molly Pitcher Road and has a glass door and covered walkway.

Upon arrival, the receptionist will check you in at the front desk. A copy of your orders and a valid active duty ID card are required.

The hours of operation for the Receptionist Desk are:

Monday - Friday: 0730-1630

Saturday & Sunday: Closed

On weekends, holidays, or after hours, ring the buzzer for the duty NCO.

Entry-level Marines (i.e. Basic Training and follow-on MOS School) reporting in for duty during working hours should be in the Service "A" uniform.

All service members must have their Original orders, SRB/OQR, Health and Dental Records, and a valid Active Duty ID card. Single or unaccompanied service members will receive billeting assignments in the squad bay. Sailors reporting for duty during working hours must report to the Joseph "Randy" Reichler Reception Center (JRRRC) located at Building 59. All service members reporting in after working hours must see the duty NCO in Building 59 - Room 213 for further information.




• Director, JRRRC (910) 451-2712
• JRRRC Receptionists (910) 451-8609/8628
•JRRRC Building Manager (910) 451-9275
• JRRRC SNCOIC/Asst. Bldg. Mgr. (910) 451-5169
• JRRRC Troop Handlers (910) 451-2123

For the full staff directory for the JRRRC, please click here.

Building 59:

• Director, JRRRC • Senior Supervisor ID Card Center
ID Card Center •JRRRC Receptionist / Main Entrance
• IPAC (Inbound Section) • 2dMarDiv Personnel
• Two Classrooms (State of the Art) • Transient (Male/Female) Barracks
• MCIEAST/MCB Personnel • Building Manager
• 2dMLG Personnel •JRRRC SNCOIC/Asst. Bldg. Mgr.

Building 60:

• IPAC (Inbound Section / Unit Diary) • IPAC (Separations Branch)
• IPAC (Orders) • Retired Services Officer
• Prior Service Recruiters • Marine for Life Representative
• MCCS Representative • Housing Representative
• Traffic Court • Chaplain
• TriCare (No walk -in service, Info briefs only)
(Monday thru Friday: 1030, 1130 and 1300
• Marine Corps Association

For additional information on lodging, housing, schools, firearms registration, and more, please refer to our Settling In reference documentation.