FORT JACKSON

Education

Child,Youth & School Services provides the Fort Jackson Community with quality child development options and youth programs which can help reduce the conflict between parenting responsibilities and duty requirements, enhance the development of children and youth, engage youth in constructive activities during their discretionary time. Parent Central Services Registration Forms
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Fitness

Andy's Fitness CenterLocated in the Solomon Center, Andy’s Fitness Center is your most convenient and well equipped post work out facility. Andy’s Fitness Center houses contemporary, high quality equipment including free weights, weight stack machines, cardiovascular pieces with cardio theater, and an indoor running/walking track. A variety of aerobic classes
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Naval Chaplaincy School and Center Volunteers at Alcorn Middle School

FT JACKSON, S.C. - The Naval Chaplaincy School and Center (NCSC) has joined forces with Fort Jackson's Adopt-a-School program reaching out to the local community in Columbia, South Carolina. Since February, many instructors from the NCSC schoolhouse have spent personal time volunteering at Alcorn Middle School's Afterschool program, providing assistance
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USARCENT Hosts Live Facebook Family Town Hall

Story by SGT Victor Everhart on 02/10/2017 SHAW AIR FORCE BASE, S.C. U.S. Army Central hosted a live Facebook Family Town Hall for Soldiers and their families Feb. 2, here at Patton Hall. Lt. Gen. Michael Garrett, USARCENT commanding general, and Command Sgt. Maj. Eric Dostie, USARCENT command sergeant major,
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Fort Jackson makes its (post)mark

Story by Robert Timmons on 01/27/2017 As the days get closer to Fort Jackson's 100th birthday, organizations across the Midlands have begun showing their thanks to the installation. The Columbia Philatelic Society unveiled a cachet dedicated to the post's anniversary at the Winter Stamp and Post Card Show at Spring
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SC commanders praise state partnerships

Story by Robert Timmons on 12/06/2016 Military commanders from across South Carolina lauded the Palmetto State's support for Service members during a meeting with the state's second highest elected official, Dec. 2 in Columbia, South Carolina. Maj. Gen. John "Pete" Johnson, Fort Jackson's 50th commander, told Lt. Governor Henry D.
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Gamecocks salute the military

Story by Robert Timmons on 12/01/2016 The University of South Carolina paid homage to the history of Fort Jackson while honoring Soldiers, sailors, airmen and Marines during halftime festivities of the school's Military Appreciation Day football game against Western Carolina University, Nov. 19 at Williams Brice Stadium in Columbia, S.C.
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South Carolina National Guard conducts annual Leader's Call

Story by CPT Brian Hare on 09/28/2016 FORT JACKSON, SOUTH CAROLINA -- The Adjutant General (TAG) for South Carolina directs the South Carolina National Guard (SCNG) to be a community-based, ready, relevant, resilient, and responsible organization, with a mission focused on generating combat-ready units able to conduct state and federal
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Visitor Information

Fort Jackson trains 50,000 Soldiers each year in Basic Combat Training and Advanced Individual Training. We hope you are able to visit for graduation activities. Our community is happy to take care of your needs. ~ABOUT ATTENDING GRADUATION~ Schedules may vary, so check your Soldier’s battalion web page to verify
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