Squadron Officer School, Air University, Maxwell AFB, AL
/ Published August 21, 2018
SOS Mission: "Educate Air Force Captains to think, communicate, cooperate, and lead in the joint environment."
SOS Goal: Graduated students will return to their units with an enhanced understanding of the institutional competencies, leadership actions, and key elements of reasoning required to fly, fight, and win in the 21st century.
Inbound Student Information
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SOS Course Dates:
CONUS students should arrive no earlier than one (1) day prior to the class start date.
OCONUS students are authorized to arrive two (2) days prior to the class start date.
Graduation Planning: Under NO circumstances will graduating SOS students make any return air travel arrangements out of Montgomery on flights that depart before 1400 hours (2:00 PM) on their Graduation Date. Early departures that require students to miss graduation must be requested from the student's home station wing commander.
Training Reports (AF Form 475)
In accordance with AFI 36-2406, within 60 calendar days after completion of SOS, the school will forward the original AF Form 475, Education/Training Report (TR), to HQ Air Force Personnel Center for filing into the Master Personnel Record Group (MPerRGp). SOS does not keep a copy of the Training Report.
For missing Training Reports, contact the agency below:
Active Duty – AFPC/PBSE / Randolph AFB, TX / DSN 665-4612
Guard/Reserve – ARPC/DPBR1 / Denver, CO / DSN 926-6340
Transcripts for College Credit
Students should visit the Air University Registrar web page to request a copy of their transcript.
125 Chennault Circle
Maxwell AFB, AL 36112
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