Located in the Visitor Control Center (Building 1304) at the Main Gate
Hours of Operation
Walk-in hours: 7:30 a.m. - 2 p.m. (Tuesday – Saturday)
Appointments: 7:30 a.m. - 4 p.m. (Tuesday – Saturday)
Closed (Sunday – Monday)
Excluding Federal holidays.
*Walk-in hours may be reduced dependent upon the number of appointments or customers currently awaiting service.
Remember to bring two forms of identification, such as a current Drivers License or identification card issued by a state or local government agency.
If sponsor is not present, you must provide either a Power of Attorney or a DD Form 1172 which must be verified and issued by DEERS and sponsor’s signature must be notarized.
Make an appointment
Avoid longer wait times by making an appointment online by logging onto https://rapids-appointments.dmdc.osd.mil/
Appointments are available to active duty, guard and reserve, DoD civilians and contractors, retirees, and disabled Veterans (DAV) members. Dependents of active duty, reserve, retirees and DAV members are also able to make appointments online.
If you are unable to access the Internet or are in need of assistance, please call (817) 782-5244.
RAPIDS Site Locator
The Installation's Visitor Control Center (Building 1304) is located just right of the Main Gate on 1304 Pumphrey Drive.
Main Phone: (817) 782-5244
Other I.D. Offices in the Area
301st Fighter Wing I.D. Card Office (On Base)
General public: 8 a.m. - 2:30 p.m. Monday and Wednesday,
301 FW & 10 AF personnel: 8 a.m. - 2:30 p.m Tuesdays, Thursdays and Fridays; UTA weekends: 7:30 a.m. - 1 p.m.Saturday, 7:30 a.m. - noon Sunday
301 FW newcomers: 1-3 p.m. Saturday, UTA weekends
Emergencies handled on a case-by-case basis.
136 Airlift Wing I.D. Card Office (On Base)
All walk-ins: 8-11 a.m. Tuesday and Thursday
First come/ first served, no appointment necessary.
UTA WEEKENDS 8 a.m. - 3 p.m. 136 AW & TXANG personnel have first priority. No walk-ins during UTA weekends.
599 Camden Dr.
Grand Prairie, TX
Red Bird Armory (214) 337-1622, Ext 41
For information on Personnel matters, including Pay and Benefits; Retirement; Transition; Pay and Personnel Support, i.e., DEERS, RAPIDS, CAC/ID Cards and Electronic Service Record please visit the Navy Personnel Command’s website at http://www.npc.navy.mil/bupers-npc/Pages/default.aspx.