Contacting Cadets

The mail room has a customer service window for cadets Monday - Friday 10:00 a.m. -2:15 p.m. and 3:00 - 4:00 p.m.

The mail room has a customer service window for cadets Monday - Friday 10:00 a.m. -2:15 p.m. and 3:00 - 4:00 p.m.

Do not use P.O. Box in the address; this may delay delivery and cause the letter/package to go into the Lexington city mail distribution.

Cards & Letters:                                                        

CADET (followed by name)                                   
VIRGINIA MILITARY INSTITUTE
VMI BOX (see below)           
LEXINGTON, VA  24450-0304  

Packages:

Cadet (Insert Name)
510 Burma Road
Virginia Military Institute
VMI Box # (see below)
LEXINGTON, VA 24450

 VMI Box Numbers

  • Use 800 prefix for two-digit box numbers (10 thru 99) Example: VMI Box 10 is 80010
  • Use 80 prefix for three-digit box numbers (100 thru 999) Example: VMI Box 100 is 80100
  • Use 8 prefix for four-digit box numbers (1000 thru 1999) Example: VMI Box 1000 is 81000
  • Customer Service Hours

Tips

  • Check the VMI BOX # and address
  • Do not send cash
  • Do not send perishable items (fruit)
  • Cadets receive an email when a package arrives
  • Cadets may only sign/pick-up their own packages