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Frequently Asked Questions

Department of the Navy seal1. What uniform do I need to wear when reporting?

The Uniform of the Day for students is NWUs Monday through Thursday. For staff, the Uniform of the Day for Monday through Thursday is khakis for E-7 and above and Naval Service Uniform for E-6 and below. On Fridays, Dress Blues are worn from November through March and Summer Whites from April through October. On your report date, be in the appropriate dress uniform.

2. What is the weather like in Charleston?

Summers are hot and humid with July and August typically the warmest months. Summer high temperatures average 90 degrees. Winters are mild with average temperatures in the 50's. Hurricane season begins June 1 and ends November 30.

3. When can I drive my car on base?

Enlisted Students: Driving on base will not be allowed (unless you are married) until first phase of training is complete. After that, Privately Owned Vehicles (POVs) are authorized for all students.

Officer Students: There are no restrictions on POVs or driving on base.



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