& In-Processing

Arrival & Sign-In

All newly arriving Soldiers must sign in from PCS leave with 19 HRC. By signing in, your Soldier can begin in-processing, get travel expenses reimbursed, receive TLE (if authorized), learn housing options, while acclimating to Korea.

  • All Soldiers arriving via Patriot Express will
  • All Soldiers arriving after duty hours/weekend will
  • Single Soldiers (<E6) arriving after duty hours/weekend
  • Stay Connected while Traveling via Wi-Fi
  • Commander’s Welcome Brief

Before arriving in South Korea, set up free Wi-Fi messaging apps on your smartphone or tablet. You can use them when you are connected to Wi-Fi to stay in touch as you travel. If you encounter any issues, contact the 19 HRC.


Soldiers are given a detailed schedule of in-processing activities to be completed during the 5-Day program. Spouses are encouraged to attend briefings, which include:

  • Passport, Visa, Orientations
  • ACS Newcomer Orientation (CYS, School, Vet, etc.)
  • Medical Process and entitlements
  • Briefing on Legal Office, Banks & Dental Care
  • Commander’s Welcome Brief