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No Ordinary College.

VMI inspires excellence in both body and mind. We operate
in a 24/7 military environment that challenges cadets mentally
and physically to master adversity.

Visit During Open House

Learn more about life at VMI by staying overnight at an Open House
Sleep in barracks, eat in the mess hall, and talk with faculty, admission
counselors, and cadets about what VMI is really like.

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Come for a Visit

See VMI for Yourself

VMI offers several different ways to visit Post. You can come on your own for an informal visit and tour the campus, you may schedule a time to visit and talk with our admissions counselors, you may come as part of a larger group, or may choose to come to an Open House and stay overnight for an in-depth introduction to life as a cadet.   

Schedule a Visit

New Cadets meet their Cadre in Barracks

Apply to VMI

Start your application

VMI’s application procedure is the same whether you are applying for the first time, as a transfer student, or as an international student.

New cadets are enrolled only at the beginning of the academic year in August. Application opens Sept. 1 of your senior year.

Application Process

The VMI Experience

No ordinary college.

VMI seeks individuals who are ready to challenge themselves and prepared to serve.

The VMI philosophy is that the measure of a college lies in the quality and performance of its graduates and their contributions to society.


Life at VMI