Cadets for the Community

Cadet EMTs receive training at VMI throughout the summer and provide support during the academic year at Institute events, NCAA games, club sports, ROTC training, Rat Line training, and more. Photo credit: Cadet Christina Skaggs '22


VMI Community Updates

Institute leadership continues to communicate important information for cadets, their families, faculty & staff, and the VMI community at-large:

New Procedure for Incoming Rats: Ordering Boots Online

This year, incoming rats will be ordering uniform boots online, prior to matriculation in August. These boots will be ordered directly from U.S. Patriot Tactical, at no cost to incoming rats. Information and instructions for ordering are available from VMI's Auxiliary Services team.

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News from Post

Army Special Forces Veteran Named VMI Commandant

Col. Adrian T. Bogart III ’81, recently retired from the U. S. Army Special Forces, has been appointed commandant of the Virginia Military Institute Corps of Cadets.

Custodian Organizes School Supply Drive

This year, custodian Tanya Rice has spearheaded an effort among multiple custodians and cadets to collect unused school supplies and donate them to Rockbridge County Public Schools.

VMI Board of Visitors reviews report recommendations

The Virginia Military Institute Board of Visitors met to consider the recommendations of the Commonwealth of Virginia’s audit of VMI’s diversity, equity, and inclusion practices.

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