Reenlistment Options

Reenlistment Options are only available, if otherwise qualified, to those Soldiers at the rank of private first class or above, who are considered in the reenlistment opportunity window (ROW). Reenlistment options are governed by Appendix E, AR 601-280 (Army Retention Program) and the current Retention Policy Message. Option 1, Regular Army Reenlistment Option Option 1 carries no guarantee of […]

Are you in the reenlistment window and cannot reenlist due to an IMREPR code of 8K? Why is it important to complete your SSD/DLC on time?

An 8K is placed on a Soldier when they fail to comply with Structure Self-Development/Distributed Leaders Course requirements, and a HQDA Bar to Continued Service.  The importance of completing your SSD/DLC on time:    SCOPE – The intent of SSD/DLC is to bridge the operational and institutional domains in order to set conditions for continuous growth, but […]

Selective Retention Bonus (SRB)

Selective Retention Bonus (SRB) Messages Newly Released/Current SRB Message(s)  MILPER Message 19-155, SRB (Effective 30 May 19) MILPER Message 18-174, WBA (Effective 8 Jun 18) The SRB program is a retention incentive paid to Soldiers in certain selected MOSs who reenlist for a minimum of 3 years. The objective of the SRB program is to increase the […]

MOS Conversion Bonus (CB) Program

Related LinksReclassification | Options | SMAPP | Critical Skills Retention Bonus The objective of this program is to attract highly qualified Soldiers in the rank of staff sergeant (SSG) and below, who are serving in an over-strength or balanced military occupational specialty (MOS), to migrate into a shortage MOS. Soldiers who are approved for this program are eligible to receive a […]

Career Counseling Integration

Retention Interviews and Career Planning Related Information | Integration | Professional Development | Sustainment | Career Development Integration Counseling. Vital to the Army’s sponsorship program. Integration will assist to reduce turbulence with Soldiers when they initially arrive at their units. All Soldiers will be counseled by their career counselor to ensure critical areas have been addressed (sponsorship, basic human needs, personnel and financial […]

Reenlistment Options

Option 1 Option 2 Option 3 Option 4 Option 5 Updated: 20190610 Reenlistment Options and Eligibility Window Reenlistment Option Information See your servicing Career Counselor for indiviual qualifications and availability. Reenlistment options are designed to meet the personal desires of the Soldier and to fulfill the needs of the Army. To serve the interests of both […]