RE Codes / DEP Discharges


Notes

Suspension of Enlistment Waivers: SMOM 17-016
Absent Without Leave or Lost Time: AOC Annex A Table 2
Prior Service with RE-4: AR 601-210 Para 4-24
Bar to Reenlistment: AR 601-210 Para 4-13
TAPAS Requirements: TOPS Change 4
SPD Codes: AR 635-5-1
SPD Codes Fully Eligible: AR 601-210 Para 3-21 / 3-22


Table 3-1 from AR 601-210
U.S. Army reentry eligibility codes

Code Definition
RE-1 Applies to: Person completing his or her term of active Service who is considered qualified to reenter the US Army.
Eligibility: Qualified for enlistment if all other criteria are met.
RE-3 Applies to: Person who is not considered fully qualified for reentry or continuous service at time of separation, but disqualification is waiverable.
Eligibility: Ineligible unless a waiver is granted.
RE-4 Applies to: Person separated from last period of service with a nonwaiverable disqualification. This includes anyone with a DA imposed bar to reenlistment in effect at time of separation, or separated for any reason (except length of service retirement) with 18 or more years active Federal service.
Eligibility: Ineligible for enlistment.
Note: RE4 and discharged as TDRL and fit for duty. Eligible to enlist within 90 days in accordance with paragraph 5-51.
RE-4R Applies to: A person who retired for length of service with 15 or more years active Federal service.
Eligibility: Ineligible for enlistment.
RE 1A, 1B, 1C, 2, 2B, 2C, 4A Applies to: Soldier separated prior to the effective date of this regulation. These codes will not be used.
Eligibility: Qualified for enlistment, provided reason and authority does not preclude enlistment or require a waiver. Applicant may not enlist until 93 days after separation if otherwise qualified.
RE 2A, 3A, 3B, 3C, 3D, 3E, 3S, 3V Applies to: Soldiers separated prior to the effective date of this regulation but did not meet reentry criteria at time of separation.
Eligibility: Ineligible unless a waiver is granted.
SPD Codes AR 635-5-1 (Table 2-3 Enlisted)


Table 3-2 from AR 601-210
U.S. Navy and U.S. Coast Guard reentry eligibility codes

Code Definition
RE-1, 1E, 1R, 3J, 3M, 3X, 5, 6, 7 Applies to: Eligible for reenlistment.
Eligible: Qualified if all other applicable criteria are met.
RE-3A, 3B, 3C, 3D, 3E, 3F, 3G, 3H, 3K, 3L, 3N, 3P, 3Q, 3R, 3S, 3T, 3U, 3Y Applies to: Persons separated with disqualifications for retention.
Eligibility: Not eligible for enlistment unless a waiver is granted.
RE-3A, 3B, 3R, 3T, 3U, 3Y, 3Z Applies to: Persons separated with disqualifications for retention.
Eligibility: For RC fully eligible for enlistment.
RE-2, 3V, 4 Applies to: Persons ineligible for reenlistment.
Eligibility: Not eligible for enlistment.
Additional Navy Info MILPERSMAN 1900 Separations
BUPERSINST 1900.8D (See Enclosure 2)
BUPERSINST 1900.8D Change 2 (Updates Enclosure 2)


Table 3-3 from AR 601-210
U.S. Air Force reentry eligibility codes

Code Definition
RE-1, 1J, 1R, 1T, 2I, 3A, 3I, 3J Applies to: Persons eligible to reenlist.
Eligibility: Qualified if all other applicable criteria are met.
RE-1A, 1K, 1M, 1P, 2A, 2C, 2D, 2E, 2F, 2J, 2K, 2L, 2M, 2N, 2P, 2T, 2U, 2X, 2Y, 3B, 3C, 3D, 3E, 3K, 4, 4A, 4B, 4C, 4D, 4E, 4F, 4G, 4H, 4I, 4J, 4K, 4L, 4M, 4N Applies to: Persons ineligible to reenlist without waiver.
Eligibility: Not eligible for enlistment unless waiver is granted.
RE-2, 2B, 2G, 2H, 2Q, 2R, 2S, 2W Applies to: Persons not eligible to reenlist.
Eligibility: Not eligible for enlistment.
Additional info for USAF, AFR, & ANG RE Codes See Charts below


Table 3-4 from AR 601-210
U.S. Marine Corps reentry eligibility codes

Code Definition
RE-1, 1A, 2A, 3A, 3U Applies to: Persons eligible to reenlist.
Eligibility: Qualified to enlist provided all other criteria are met.
RE-1B, 1C, 2C,, 3C, 3D, 3E, 3F, 3H, 3J, 3N, 3O, 3P, 3R, 3S, 3T, 3V, 3W Applies to: Personnel separated with disqualifications.
Eligibility: Not eligible unless a waiver is granted.
RE-2, 2B, and 4B Applies to: Persons not eligible to reenlistment.
Eligibility: Not qualified for enlistment.
Additional Reference MCO P1900.16 MARCORSEPMAN (Appendix I)


Operational Message to AR 601-210
U.S. Air Force RE Codes

Code Definition
1A
1J
1K
1M
1P
1O
1R
1S
1T
2A
2B
2C
2D
2E
2F
2G
2H
2I
2J
2K
2L
2M
2N
2P
2Q
2R
2S
2T
2U
2V
2W
2X
3A
3B
3C
3D
3E
3I
3J
3K
3S
3V
4A
4B
4C
4D
4E
4F
4G
4H
4I
4J
4K
4L
4M
4N
Was ineligible to reenlist-condition waived
Eligible to reenlist-elected separation or discharge
Career amn sel under srp within 13 months of 20 yrs TAFMS
Elig, second-term/career airman not yet considered under SRP
2nd-term or career airman selected under SRP
Career amn sel under srp w/over 20 yrs TAFMS
First term airman selected under SRP
ANG/USAFR airman serving stat tour-elig law ANG/USAFR pgm only
ANG/USAFR airman on EAD - eligible for RegAF enlistment only
Reenl denied by HAF for quality reasons
Approved invol sep with less than honorable discharge
Approved honorable involuntary sep or entry level sep
Returned prisoner w/less than 6 months since return to duty
Serving period of probation and rehabilitation (P&R)
Sep from/undergoing rehab at 3320 CRS including 6-month follow-on
Inelg - amn in track 4 or 5 of SART for drugs, or failed track 4
Inelg - amn in track 4,5 of SART for alcohol, or failed track 4
Non-US citizen who has not attained citizenship on 1st enlistment
Under investigation by military or civilian authority
Commander initiated involuntary separation action
Civil court/court-martial charges pending (incl appellate review)
Serving a sentence or suspended sentence of a court-martial
Conscientious obj/religious conv preclude unrestricted assignment
AWOL, deserter or dropped from rolls
Approved medical retirement or separation
Inelig due to age 55 and 13 months or less remain until DOS
Inelig due to age 55 and more than 13 months remain until DOS
Ineligible due to High Year Tenure and < 13 months remaining until DOS
Ineligible due to High Year Tenure and more than 13 months remaining until DOS
Retirement application has been submitted or approved
Status is retired and recalled to extended active duty
1st-term, 2nd-term or career amn not selected under SRP
1st term amn who sep prior to compl 36mo (60mo-6yr enl) on curr-enl
Selective reenlistment program consideration decision is pending
1st term airman not yet considered under SRP
2nd-term/career amn declined PCS, TDY or overseas tour
2nd-term/career amn declined PME, training, or retraining
Selected under SRP, no Career Job Reservation available, removed from waiting list
Airman cancelled extension of enlmt for purpose of separation
Reserved for use by AFPC or AFBCMH
Separated with Special Separation Benefit (SSB)
Separated with Voluntary Separation Incentive (VSI)
Approved separation for hardship or dependency reasons
Approved involuntary separation for exceeding body fat standards
Appr invol sep for concealment/phys standards/less than 9.0 RGL
SRA/SGT w/less than 16 years not yet selected for prom to SSGT
Ineligible due to insufficient grade - grade is A1C or below
Five or more days lost during current enlistment
No AFSC awarded which is commensurate with grade
Undergoing punishment pursuant to Article 15, UCMJ
Serving on control roster observation period
Poor fitness score
Medically disqual or pending MEB/PEB eval
Separated OTS eliminee
AF breach of guaranteed AFSC contract
Ineligible - civil court conviction
Info AFI 36-2606 (Table 5.1 thru 5.4) Reenlistment in the US Air Force
AFI 36-2115 (Table 4.2) Assignments within the Reserve Components


Operational Message to AR 601-210
Air Force Reserve RE Codes

Code Definition
5B
5C
5E
5F
5G
5H
5I
5K
5L
5M
5N
5O
5P
5Q
5R
5S
5T
5U
5V
AFR selected, undecided
AFR ineligible, poor fitness score
AFR denied reenlistment based on unsatisfactory participation/performance
AFR ineligible not a US citizen
AFR ineligible NCO status denied/vacated
AFR ineligible serving in grade E3 or below
AFR ineligible pending administrative discharge
AFR elects retirement
AFR selected, declined reenlistment
AFR undergoing Article 15 action
AFR conscientious objector/religious convictions
AFR assigned to Inactive Status List Reserve Section
AFR assigned Nonaffiliated Reserve Section but not eligible to take part for points
AFR awaiting HQ AFRES/HQ ARPC waiver of physical disqualification
AFR preparing for ecclesiastical ministry
AFR eligible for continuation High Year Tenure
AFR selected for continuation High Year Tenure
AFR not selected for continuation High Year Tenure
AFR declined continuation High Year Tenure
Info AFI 36-2612 (Table 6.2) USAFR Reenlistment and Retention Program
AFI 36-2115 (Table 4.2) Assignments within the Reserve Components


Operational Message to AR 601-210
Air National Guard RE Codes

Code Definition
6A
6B
6C
6D
6E
6G
6H
6I
6J
6K
6L
6M
6N
6P
6Q
6R
6S
6T
6U
6V
6W
99
ANG eligible to reenlist/extend - selected by commander
ANG eligible to reenlist - member elected separation or discharge
ANG RE under review
ANG under invest by MIL/CIV auth which may result in discharge
ANG serving period of probation and rehabilitation
ANG pending discharge - voluntary
ANG pending discharge - involuntary
ANG retirement application has been submitted
ANG was ineligible to reenlist - condition waived
ANG career airman refused 7-level training
ANG poor Fitness Score (formerly Weight Control Program)
ANG poor Fitness Category for > 24 months (formerly unsat progress in Weight Management Program)
ANG formal school eliminee being separated
ANG medically disqualified - pending waiver
ANG on conditional release pending enlistment other unit
ANG immigrant alien failed to obtain US citizenship in first enlistment
ANG pending grad from Acad Mil Science/Flt screening pgm
ANG unsat participant/potential unsat participant
ANG not selected for retention by the commander
ANG member will reach age 60 in 12 months
ANG no AFSC awarded which is commesurate with grade
ANG eligible not yet considered
Info ANGI 36-2002 (Table 4.4) Enlistment and Reenlistment in the Air National Guard
AFI 36-2115 (Table 4.2) Assignments within the Reserve Components


Table 6-2 from USMEPCOM Reg 680-3
DEP Discharges

Code Definition
ZAA
ZAB
ZAC
ZAD
ZBA
ZBB
ZBC
ZBD
ZBE
ZBF
ZCA
ZCB
ZCC
ZDA
ZDB
ZDC
ZEA
ZEC
ZED
ZEE
ZFA
ZKC
ZZY
ZZZ
Medical disqualification - existed prior to service (EPTS)
Medical disqualification - Non-EPTS
Pregnancy
Death
Moral disqualification - EPTS
Moral disqualification - Non-EPTS
Apathy/personal problem
Refused to enlist - separation action initiated
Did not report on date scheduled for active duty - separation action initiated
Concealment of prior service
Dependency disqualification
Marriage
Personal hardship
Failure to graduate from high school
Pursuit of higher education
Religious training or appointment as an ordained minister
Enlisted in another Service recruiting error
Enlistment misunderstanding
No longer qualified for option and declines alternate
Temporarily disqualified through loss of original option and declines alternate
Other reason
Transfer to Individual Ready Reserve - See USMEPCOM Reg 25-5 for full definition
DAT positive results - enlistment data removed
Exceeded time in DEP
Info USMEPCOM 680-3 (Table 6-2)
Note AOC Para 3-20a(2) - Former members of DEP program will be treated as Non-Prior Service personnel.
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