* * *  Upcoming Holiday Graduations  * * *

Over the next month we will have several graduations that do not fall on a Friday due to federal holidays. Please be aware these graduations will affect the hours of operation for the Recruit Family Welcome Center. For the November 9 graduation, the Welcome Center will be open Tuesday [1:00 PM to 6:00 PM], Wednesday [10:00 AM to 6:00 PM], and Thursday [5:30 AM to 8:00 AM]; for the November 22 graduation, the Welcome Center will be open Monday [1:00 PM to 6:00 PM], Tuesday [10:00 AM to 6:00 PM], and Wednesday [5:30 AM to 8:00 AM]. Thank you.

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The mission of Recruit Training Command is embodied in the Recruit Division Commander's Creed.

"These recruits are entrusted to my care. I will train them to the best of my ability. I will develop them into smartly disciplined, physically fit, basically trained sailors. I will instill in them, and demonstrate by my own example, the highest standard of Honor, Courage, and Commitment."

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