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Congratulations Class of 2020

As VMI graduates celebrate near and far, the Institute invites you to look back on the events, awards, and accomplishments of the Class of 2020.


VMI Community Updates

Institute leadership continues to communicate new information regarding distance learning, Post access, and schedule changes. Recent updates include:

Graduation Diplomas

2020 Spring Commencement

Virtual ceremonies were conducted May 14-16 to honor the Class of 2020 and their accomplishments. Videos of these events, as well as a commemorative Class of 2020 video are available on the full schedule page.

News from Post

TAPS—Col. D. Rae Carpenter Jr.

Col. D. Rae Carpenter Jr., former head of the physics department at VMI, passed away on May 26 at Kendal of Lexington at the age of 92.

VMI’s Environment Virginia Symposium Recognized with Green Award

The Environment Virginia Symposium has been recognized by the Virginia Green Travel Alliance with the Virginia Green Travel Star Award.

Superintendent's Newsletter More News

My experience at VMI not only helped me grow as an individual but more importantly provided me with the opportunity to become part of something greater than myself.
- Skylar Birdie '20

Birdie earned his physics degree as part of the Class of 2020. He was Band Company commander and Honor Court president.

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