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Service recruiting commands meet with USMEPCOM leadership
Meeting attendees
April 30, 2021 - U.S. Military Entrance Processing Command leadership met with representatives from military recruiting commands during its biannual Stakeholders Meeting April 27 to discuss issues and share information about the accessions enterprise.

Civilian Fitness Program Grows
April 13, 2021 - The civilian fitness program has expanded at USMEPCOM.

New York MEPS Swears In Their First Space Force Recruit
April 6, 2021 - Fort Hamilton, N.Y. – Fort Hamilton’s mission partner, the New York Military Entrance Processing Station, swore in their first Space Force recruit, here, Mar. 3, 2021.

Space Force processing has launched!
Oct. 20, 2020 - The U.S. Space Force will welcome its first four enlistments at the Baltimore Military Entrance Processing Station and three at the Denver MEPS.

Military Museum Visit Highlights Columbus MEPS Staff Ride
Sept. 10, 2020 - Carr was joined on the Columbus trip by Army 1st Sgt. Mary Reed, who recently became senior enlisted advisor at Chicago MEPS. After touring the Columbus MEPS and participating in unit physical training, they joined a staff ride led by Navy Command Senior Chief Brandon Fullmer.

United States Military Entrance Processing Command COVID-19 Questions and Answers
Aug. 19, 2020 - Q1. What is the U.S. Military Entrance Processing Command (USMEPCOM) doing to prevent the spread of the coronavirus disease? A1. USMEPCOM has been and continues to adjust operations to mitigate risk to the health, safety and welfare of the nation’s military applicants, its employees and contractors, military recruiting and training partners, and the family members of all.

Guam Processing Resumes
Aug. 13, 2020 - After a coronavirus-related shutdown that lasted about two months, military processing in Guam resumed in May.

Miami MEPS Gets Red Cross Award
July 5, 2020 - Since taking over as commander of the Miami MEPS Miami, Coast Guard Lt. Cmdr. Kaleb Perez has strengthened the station’s partnership with the Red Cross.

Eastern Sector Change of Command
June 19, 2020 - Eastern Sector, United States Military Entrance Processing Command welcomed a new commander at a June 12 virtual change of command ceremony.

Remote Processing Station Opens in Riverside, California
June 2, 2020 - A new Remote Processing Station has opened in Riverside, California.

Testing Mission Resumes At Some Locations
May 28, 2020 - Twenty-one Military Entrance Test (MET) sites have returned to an operational status for the scheduling of Armed Services Vocational Aptitude Battery (ASVAB) Testing.

Delayed But Not Deterred
May 18, 2020 - Although issues resulting from the coronavirus pandemic delayed the delivery and set-up of equipment and furniture, USMEPCOM's Rapid Delivery Team is still moving forward by constructing a room that will support their mission of delivering USMIRS 1.1, the command's future military processing data system.

USMIRS 1.1 gets Interim Authority to Test
Feb. 5, 2020 - Interim Authority to Test USMEPCOM Integrated Resource System 1.1 was granted by Stephanie Miller, director of Military Accession Policy in January.

USMEPCOM Receives Third JMUA
Jan. 8, 2020 - United States Military Entrance Processing Command has received the Joint Meritorious Unit Award for the period April 2016 to May 2019.

USMEPCOM Integrated Resource System 1.1 Demonstration
Nov. 18, 2019 - Matt Lince, director of the USMEPCOM Rapid Development Team, demonstrates the capabilities of USMEPCOM Integrated Resource System 1.1, to Lernes Hebert, Deputy Assistant Secretary of Defense for Military Personnel Policy and, Stephanie Miller, Director of Military Accession Policy.