The Defense Language Institute is located on the Presidio
of Monterey (POM), about eight miles from the Ord Military Community (OMC),
where the majority of students and permanent party assigned to the Institute
live in military housing on a portion of what used to be Fort Ord. Also located
on the OMC are the commissary, post exchange, main chapel, the Youth Services
Center, Army Community Service, AAFES gas station, the Thrift Shop, the library,
a Child Development Center, a grammar school and a middle school.