Marine Corps Community Services | MCRD San Diego
Contacting Your Recruit During Training 2017-12-05T13:21:53+00:00

CONTACT INFORMATION

HELPFUL RECRUIT GRADUATION NUMBERS

Think of these numbers as your best source of graduation information anywhere on the web. These numbers were gathered by the staff who man the phones for graduation.

RECRUIT TRAINING REGIMENT FOR QUESTIONS ABOUT LEAVE AND LETTERS

Recruit Graduation Information:
Primary: 619-524-8661
Secondary: 619-524-1777
Hours of Operation: Mon-Fri 0800-1600

Typical questions that Recruit Training Regiment (RTR) can answer are:

• How much leave time does he have?
• When does he need to be back? If nobody answers call SATO Travel.
• Can I send him a care package?
• What address do I use to send care packages to?
• I didn’t get a letter, why?

SENDING HIM LETTERS
During the first two weeks of recruit training, recruits will send home a letter stating they’ve made it to MCRD San Diego and will provide an address for which to receive mail. Use the link below when sending him letters:

http://www.mcrdsd.marines.mil/Recruit-Training/Contacting-a-Recruit/

EMERGENCIES
If a message is required to notify a recruit of an emergency situation at any time during recruit training, please contact your local America Red Cross or please visit the American Red Cross Emergency Communication Services web page, to have an official message sent to MCRD San Diego. In order to process the message quickly, please provide the recruit’s name, social security number, company and platoon.

MCRD San Diego Graduation brochure
Family Day & Graduation Day Schedule of Events

GRADUATION QUICK LINKS

For more specific information regarding recruits or platoons contact RTR at:
Primary: 619-524-8661
Secondary: 619-524-1777
Hours of Operation: Mon-Fri 0800-1600