RAH '24

Congratulations to VMI's most recent graduates, including over 170 who have proudly commissioned into the armed forces.

Congratulations to VMI's most recent graduates, including over 170 who have proudly commissioned into the armed forces.

Ranked the #4 public liberal arts college by U.S. News and World Report, the Virginia Military Institute offers small class sizes, academically challenging undergraduate programs, Division I athletics, and the largest ROTC program in the nation.

Ranked the #4 public liberal arts college by U.S. News and World Report, the Virginia Military Institute offers small class sizes, academically challenging undergraduate programs, Division I athletics, and the largest ROTC program in the nation.



VMI Community Updates

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

  • VMI is currently operating on summer hours through Thursday, Aug. 15. The Institute will be open Monday - Thursday from 8 a.m. - 4:30 p.m. and Friday from 8 a.m. to 12 p.m. Visitors to VMI's museums are encouraged to visit each museum's website for specific hours and tour availability.
  • The June 2024 Institute Report is now available. The latest edition of the Institute Report is now available on vmi.edu. Stories include a look back a commencement and commissioning, the appointment of VMI's new athletic director, and more.
  • The Virginia Military Institute Board of Visitors and Executive Committee will meet June 26-27, 2024, at various times. A public notice and agenda are available on the BOV's upcoming meetings page
  • VMI offices will be closed June 19, July 4, and July 5, 2024.

  VMI Community: To receive important information concerning emergencies, weather, traffic, and parking, text the word "Keydet" to 772-95.


Voices of Gratitude

A recent project at the Institute highlights the strong bond between VMI's 1st Class cadets and the dedicated faculty and staff who've profoundly impacted their cadetship journey.

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News from Post

VMI Receives 5 Stars in Money Magazine Best Colleges List

Virginia Military Institute has been rated a 5-star college in Money magazine’s Best Colleges in America list for 2024, in the magazine’s tenth year of publishing a Best Colleges list.

Cadet Chaplains and Faculty Honored During Baccalaureate Service

The awards, presented by Col. John P. Casper '04, Institute chaplain, celebrated the cadets' exceptional leadership, organizational skills, and compassionate care.

Laroussi Part of “With Good Reason” Segment

Dr. Sabrina Laroussi, associate professor of Spanish in the Department of Modern Languages and Cultures, discusses books about the world of Latin American drug trafficking called “narconovelas” on the public radio program, “With Good Reason."

Passmore Part of “With Good Reason” Segment

Maj. Timothy Passmore, assistant professor in the Department of International Studies and Political Science at Virginia Military Institute, discusses how nations use the Olympics to improve their reputation both domestically and abroad on the public radio program, “With Good Reason,” May 31-June

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VMI: Forging 21st Century Leaders