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Military Entrance Processing Station

Chicago MEPS
8700 W. Bryn Mawr Ave.
Suite 200
Chicago, IL 60631

Phone: (773) 714-3008
Fax: (773) 714-8150

Geographical Coverage:

The Chicago MEPS has enlistment responsibility for 37 counties in Illinois and 7 counties in northern Indiana. Aptitude testing is offered at the MEPS and at Military Entrance Test (MET) sites near applicants' homes, reducing applicant travel time. A complete listing of the offices can be found on the Military Entrance Test (MET) Sites page of this site.

Financial Impact:

   As with any business, the Chicago MEPS has considerable operating overhead which directly benefits the local business community. The following is a partial listing of paid contracts and services for the Chicago MEPS during FY13.

Facilities and Security$47,906.00   
Meals and Lodging$1,567,927.00   
Medical Support$400,093.00   
Payroll (Military and Civilian)$3,061,053.00   
Supplies and Services$102,026.00   
Testing Support$11,422.00   
Identified Impact to Local Area:   $5,190,427.00   


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