Thank you for your interest in joining the NOAA Corps! Whether you are interested in joining as a new recruit or as an inter-service transfer (IST), the IST process is strictly for active duty commissioned officer in the rank of O-1 to O-4.
To begin a new application or to update your existing application, please log into the NOAA Corps E-Recruit System.
NOAA Corps Recruiting Unit
NOAA Commissioned Personnel Center
8403 Colesville Road, Suite 500
Silver Spring, MD 20910-3282
Phone: (800) 299-6622 (Toll Free)
Fax: (301) 713-4140
- The application window for BOTC 140 will begin in August 2022.
Applicants may begin their application by visiting the online NOAA Corps E-Recruit System.
The NOAA Corps Recruiting Branch is currently planning the Fall Recruiting Event Calendar. Please check back routinely for updates.
* All recruiting events are virtual unless otherwise noted.