Financial Aid Process

Each year, cadets and prospective cadets must complete and submit:

1.  VMI Financial Aid Application and

2.  Free Application for Federal Student Aid (FAFSA)  

Prospective cadets and returning cadets may be asked for verification and must provide requested information as soon as possible in order to receive financial aid. 

1.  Verification Worksheet  

Subsidized and unsubsidized federal direct loans are accepted or rejected through Post View.  If you accept your loans and are a first-time borrower (Direct or PLUS Loan) you must complete:

1.  electronic Master Promissory Note (eMPN) 

2.  Direct Loan Entrance Counseling

The awarding process for prospective cadets begins March 1st and for returning cadets April 1st.  When financial aid is awarded, both prospective and returning cadets will be notified through their VMI email account.  Award letters may be viewed in Post View.