Frequently Asked Questions
How do I get scholarship help?
Many of our majors are supported through:
- Military scholarships
- Athletic scholarships
- Institute Scholar fellowships
- Merit scholarships
- Student aid assistance
- Work study program support
Can I be an athlete and study biology?
Yes. We have majors that represent most all of the NCAA sports at VMI. Many of our majors use summer coursework or research programs to lighten their academic years course loads.
What are your class sizes like?
The largest class you will have at VMI will be approximately 25 students in some freshman classes but the average upper level size is 12.
How easy is it to get help with your courses?
The instructor’s door is always open to students who need help. VMI’s Learning Center organizes review sessions for many of the freshman courses.
VMI has both the Writing and Math Center to assist you.