Proper ID to Access MCRD Parris Island:

  1. Active Duty military
  2. Retired military
  3. Department of Defense (DoD)
  4. DBIDS card

“Defense Biometric Identification System” (DBIDS) card is required to enter the gate. 

OPTION #1 – UNEXPIRED DBIDS CARD:

Go to the MCAS Beaufort Pass & ID office (located just outside the Marine Corps Air Station front gate) to be re-issued a new, updated card.

OPTION #2 – NO OR EXPIRED DBIDS CARD: 

Click Legends DBIDS page to access the Defense Biometric Identification System (DBIDS) application and instructions or use the buttons on the right side of the page.

DBIDS CARD

DBIDS APPLICATION
DBIDS INSTRUCTIONS