Welcome to Virginia Military Institute
Virginia Military Institute is distinctive in the world of higher education because of its mission to prepare educated, honorable, and steadfast leaders. The unique culture of VMI develops in cadets the highest standards of honor, respect, civility, self-discipline, and professionalism.
There may be no other college experience in America so proud of its graduates: citizen-soldiers prepared both for civilian and military leadership and service to their nation in times of need.
In other words, VMI is not the everyday college experience. It is more: more challenge, more physical expectations, more mental and leadership development … more.
VMI graduates enter an elite society of successful alumni, prepared to face the challenges ahead, promote justice, watch out for one another, and exceed expectations of those around them.
We invite you to search these pages and determine if you are ready for … more. Imagine More. Achieve more.