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Surface Warfare Community Manager


This page contains information applicable to Active Duty (1110) and TAR (1117) Surface Warfare Officers
and Surface Warfare Officer trainees (1160)

OCS candidates should first contact their Command Career Counselor for information on commissioning programs.
Candidates that desire to apply for Surface Warfare Officer (Conventional), should read the Program Authorization for
eligibility (link to all Program Authorizations is located at the bottom of this page).

For information on SWO with an Information Warfare Community (INTEL, CW, IP, OCEANO) option, contact the IWC
Deputy Community Manager at 901-874-3391 or DSN 882-3391. You cannot decline the option at any time if accepted
for this program.

Contact Navy Recruiting Command for all OCS application information and for specific OCS board dates:

Comm: 901-874-9366 (Help Desk)
DSN: 882

Please select this link, PROREC Board Schedule to view the current schedule. This link will take you to the Commissioning Programs page. The schedule can be found on the right side under 'Officer Candidate School'.
***Board dates are controlled by Commander, Navy Recruiting Command and are subject to change without notice

Navy Recruiting Command

For NON-OCS information contact:

Assistant Surface Warfare Officer Community Manager, BUPERS-311

Comm: 901-874-4985
DSN:    882-4985

Surface Warfare Officer Community Manager, BUPERS-311

Comm: 901-874-3173
DSN:    882-3173

Bureau of Naval Personnel
BUPERS-311, Bldg. 453, Room 225
5720 Integrity Drive
Millington, TN  38055

The links below provide answers to frequently asked questions on SWO Community topics:

Community Information
SWO Newsletters, SWO Community Briefs, SWO Detailing Processes, URL Promotion Zone Forecast

Administrative & Statutory Board Information

Division Officer Information
Resignation Procedures, Special & Incentive Pay Information (SWO Critical Skills Retention Bonus --- CSRB), Limited
Duty Information, Officer Hometown Area Recruiting Program --- OHARP Overview, Foreign Area Officer (FAO) Designation

Post Dept Head Information
XO/CO Fleet-up Information, Joint Duty Overview, Joint Professional Military Education (JPME) Requirements, and GI Bill Summary

SWO Community Information
Lateral Transfer
Probationary Officer Continuation and Redesignation
SWO Accessions 

SWO References
All Officer Program Authorizations 

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Need Career, Pay or Personnel help?
Call MyNavy Career Center: 833.330.MNCC,
or 901.874.MNCC (DSN 882.6622)

Email MNCC, MNCC Chat 
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5720 Integrity Drive
Attn: PERS-### or BUPERS-###
Millington, TN 38055-0000

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