Travel is restricted in many areas to decrease the spread of coronavirus. In response to this, the 2020 Open House and WAWF Training has been rescheduled for a date to be determined in 2021. DFAS remains fully committed to conducting operations in a safe, diligent and reasonable manner under the current circumstances. Our top priority is the safety of our employees and our customers.

Defense Industry Leaders (DIL) Conference

2020 Defense Industry Leaders (DIL) Conference:

DFAS Columbus welcomes you to the Defense Industry Leaders (DIL) Conference will now be an online event. This event offers our contractors and vendors the experience to learn about our business today, our partnerships, and our vision for the future. We ask that you limit attendees to two individuals per company, per location.


  • Registration - CLOSED
  • Registration Cutoff - TBD
  • 2020 DIL - TBD


DFAS Columbus
Building 21, Room C136/137
401 North Yearling Road,
Whitehall, OH 43213

The Real ID ACT of 2005 regarding Non-compliant States/Territories is being enforced. DSCC Pass and ID station (Visitor's Center) has stopped accepting visitors' Driver Licenses and State ID's from the following States:

  • Maine
  • Montana

The following states did not receive extensions for 2016-2017 and are subject to enforcement:

  • Minnesota*
  • Missouri
  • Washington*

*Enhanced Driver's Licenses from these states may still be accepted.
Federally-issued Identification will need to be presented, such as U.S. Passport or U.S. Military ID. For a complete list of Federally-issued Identification, please visit for more information.

There is no registration or conference fee associated with this event. Attendees are responsible for their own travel and accommodation expenses


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