U. S. Coast Guard Pay & Personnel Center
Direct-Access Planned Maintenance Outage
Direct Access will not be available from Thursday, June 30, 2022 at 9:00 PM (CDT) until Friday, July 1, 2022, at 1:00 AM (CDT). This outage is necessary for system and server maintenance.
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June 28, 2022
May 2022 Servicewide Exam Advancement Eligibility List
The May 2022 Servicewide Exam (SWE) Advancement Eligibility List is now available on PPC's (ADV) CGPortal page or via this link:cg.portal.uscg.mil/units/ppc/Enlisted%20Advancement%20Lists/2022/May22SWEList.pdfThe May 2022 SWE Advancement Eligibility List does not include EMPLIDs, but please remind members not to publish the list on the internet or
June 27, 2022
Update to Enlisted Evaluation Report Timing
This ALCOAST provides clarifying language on when scheduled/unscheduled Enlisted Evaluation Reports (EERs) are required.
Uniformed Members Transitions to New Electronic Military Record System
The Coast Guard is transitioning to a new human resource database for military members this fall, and the service is reminding all military members to start preparing. The new system will combine both your Official Military Personnel File (OMPF) and your Coast Guard Military Human Resource Record (CGMHRR) into one electronic document.
June 17, 2022
Enlisted Advancement Authorization (EPAA)
All Coast Guard Enlisted (ALCGENL) message 093/22 announces enlisted advancements authorized effective 1 July 2022. There is a spreadsheet available on PPC's Advancement CG Portal site that you can sort by unit or SPO for your convenience.
Enlisted Reserve Advancement Announcement
This All Coast Guard Reserve (ALCGRSV) message announces reserve enlisted advancements authorized effective the first day of July.
June 9, 2022
October 2022 Reserve Servicewide Exam (RSWE) Announcement
The RSWE will be administered on Saturday morning, 22 October 2022. The October 2022 RSWE is waived for: BM1, BM2, CS2, IS2, IV2, ME2, MST2, PA1, PA2, SK2, and YN2. These rates will continue to be administered as a supplemental advancement list. For planning purposes, the BM1 RSWE may be implemented in 2023.
June 2, 2022
Reserve Supplemental Advancement Lists Updated
The advancement eligibility lists for reserve supplemental advancements have been updated
BM2 Active Duty Supplemental Advancement Eligibility List Posted
The advancement eligibility list for active duty BM2 supplemental advancements has been updated
April 26, 2022
Update to the Master Chief Advancement Panel (MCAP)
ALCOAST 147/22 updates the Enlistments, Evaluations, and Advancements, COMDTINST M1000.2C, with changes to the Master Chief Advancement Panel (MCAP) composition.
March 31, 2022
Body Composition Standards Program, COMDTINST 1020.8I
This Instruction establishes the Coast Guard’s Body Composition
Standards Program for all Coast Guard military personnel, officer
and enlisted, active and reserve, and Public Health Service (PHS)
officers detailed to the Coast Guard.
November 2021 Servicewide Exam Revised Cutoffs
ALCGENL 030/22 revises the cutoffs for participants of the November 2021 SWE.
March 28, 2022
May 2021 Servicewide Exam Revised Cutoffs
ALCGENL 027/22 announces revised advancement cutoffs for participants of the May 2021 servicewide exam.
March 24, 2022
2021 Master Chief Advancement Panel (MCAP) Revised Cutoffs
This message revises the advancement cutoffs for the 2021 MCAP
March 7, 2022
Servicewide Exam Points for Sea Duty - Unit Action Required for May 2022 SWE
ALCOAST Commandant Note 016/22 announced a requirement for units to manually enter a servicewide exam incentive point in the Direct Access Honors and Awards module for eligible members.
Feb. 25, 2022
Establishment of the Cyber Mission Specialist rating and Chief Warrant Officer Specialty
On 20 January 2022, the Vice Commandant approved the establishment of the Cyber Mission Specialist rating (CMS) and of a Chief Warrant Officer specialty (CYBR).