Graduation Details

Graduation activities run May 14 - 15.  Activities
include change-of-command, awards ceremonies,
New Market ceremony and parade and commencement.

Graduation Details

Top Ranked for Earning Potential

Forbes magazine ranks Virginia Military Institute No. 11 on its list
of Top 25 Public Colleges with The Highest Earning Graduates.

More about the Academic Program

Barracks Life

The Barracks is the focal point of a cadet's life at VMI and the
fact that all cadets are required to live under one roof facilitates
student government and helps promote and strengthen ties of friendship.


Focus on Faculty

Cadets examine soybeans in the lab.

Building a Better Soy Plant

Lt. Col. Anne Alerding, associate professor of biology, is working with a team of cadets in her lab and in soybean fields across the state to find a way to increase the plants’ production.

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VMI Band to Lead NYC St. Patrick's Day Parade

The VMI Regimental and Pipe Band will be among the first units in New York City’s St. Patrick’s Day parade as the Grand Marshal's band on Saturday, March 17.

Cadet Firefighters Give Back

More than two dozen cadets are now members of the VMI Fire Club, and 20 are volunteering at local fire stations in Lexington and Rockbridge County.

Professors, Cadets Bring French to Local Kids

Maj. Abbey Carrico and three of her cadets recently hosted a children's introduction to French class at Lexington's Discovery Heights Children's Museum.

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VMI has been hard.
VMI has been a challenge.
But it has also been very good to me.
Tyler Creammer, '20


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