Since 1917, Quantico
has initiated Marine Corps concepts, doctrine, training and equipment for the Corps. The Marine Corps and other branches of service look to Quantico to lead the way with technological advances as well as creative and innovative thinking for present and future battles. Quantico is also the academic platform for the Corps, from Officer Candidates School to the Marine Corps University.
Quantico is just a short drive south of the nation's capital and you're encouraged to take full advantage of the many historical monuments and sites that are unique to the area. Whether assigned as a student, permanent personnel or as a family member, you will become part of a community that reflects a rich heritage while enjoying many social, civic and professional opportunities.
For the latest on events and news at Quantico Marine Base, visit www.quantico.marines.mil/news.aspx