MCAS New River Education Center
Building AS-212
Bancroft Street
Jacksonville, NC 28540

What to Expect on Your First Day at MCAS New River

When you arrive at New River your class will be located on the second floor of the Education Center.  Classroom numbers will be located on signs posted around the building.

First day of the term: January 6

*Students taking Tuesday/Thursday classes should not show up for class until Tuesday, January 7.

Student Support Resources

  • Library/Research Center
    Building AS-213
    Bancroft Street
    Open Monday – Friday, 8:00 am – 5:00 pm and Saturday, 10:00 am – 5:00 pm
  • Computer Lab
    Located in room 221
    Open Monday – Thursday, 7:30 am – 8:30 pm and Friday, 7:30 am – 4:30 pm


The MCAS Education Center is located in Building AS-212.  The parking lot is located in the front of the building.  You are permitted to park anywhere that does not have designated markings.



Classrooms are located on the second floor of AS-212 and this building does not have an elevator.  If you need accommodations for a classroom to be relocated to the first floor, please contact at any point during the semester.

Dress Code

Military Off-Campus Sites must follow the Official Dress Code as set forth by the Education Center.  In an effort to maintain a professional relationship, please keep the following in mind:

  • No flip flops/shower shoes.
  • No spandex or athletic wear.
  • No spaghetti strap or sleeveless style clothing.
  • No offensive logos or writing.
  • No distressed jeans; i.e., holes.
  • No hats.

For additional information, please see MCO P1020.34.


Vending machines are available to purchase snacks and beverages.

Base Access

Students who need base access should email What will happen next?

You will receive a link from with the subject line [DoD SAFE] to upload the Department of the Navy form that is attached to this email. Once you have uploaded your form, the visitor center will contact you to let you know that your pass is ready for pick-up. If you do not hear from the visitor center by July 23, please contact me to let me know and I will follow up.

On the day of your appointment you will want to bring with you…

  • The original “Department of the Navy Local Population ID Card/Base Access Pass Registration” (Includes PII)
  • Insurance card
    1. If your insurance is not a North Carolina policy, you will need to upload the policy documentation that states the coverage
        • Must show NC Minimum liability
            1. $30,000 per person
            2. $60,000 per accident (BI)
            3. $25,000 property damage
    2. Vehicle registration card
    3. Copies of identification (State issued ID AND an approved second form of identification)
    4. Vehicle Power of Attorney, if necessary (only required if your vehicle is not registered in your name)
  • Please bring your driver’s license, the second form of identification that was used in the steps above, vehicle registration and proof of insurance.

The Visitor Center is located at: TT13 Wilson Blvd

Camp Lejeune, NC 28546

When you arrive, let the greeter know that you already have a DBIDS pass that is ready for pick-up, this will expedite your experience.

Adverse Weather

Military Off-Campus Sites follow the closure schedules for Marine Corps Community Services as well as the guidelines set forth by Coastal Carolina Community College.  Please check Coastal's website and Camp Lejeune Facebook page for weather related updates.