Top Ranked Again

VMI ranked third in the "Great Schools, Great Price" category and fourth
among public liberal arts colleges in rankings in the latest edition of
U.S. News & World Report. 

Quick Facts About VMI

Annual STEM Conference Approaching

The fifth annual VMI STEM Education Conference will be held October 4 - 5.
This year's conference, 'Math: The Roots of STEM," will focus on the 'M'
for math and serves teachers, students, and administrators of grades 3-8.

Conference Details

A Different Kind of College

The VMI education develops character, engenders a sense of responsibility to others,
and cultivates the ability to master adversity. VMI is not for everyone. This is no
ordinary college. But then, who wants to be ordinary?

More about VMI's Mission

Marshall’s Greatness for All to Understand

On June 23, the George C. Marshall Foundation celebrated an accomplishment nearly four decades
in the making: the publication of the seventh and final volume of The Papers of George Catlett Marshall.

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VMI offers Choice

At VMI the Department of Defense maintains Army, Naval, and Air Force
Reserve Officers Training Corps (ROTC) units. Every cadet must take ROTC
as an all-college program requirement for completion of their degree.

ROTC Requirement at VMI

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Focus on Faculty

Dr. Wade Bell and Dr. Atin Basu begin their discussion in the Moody Hall library.

Zika and the Politics of Public Health - Podcast

VMI Voices: Dr. Wade Bell, professor of biology, and Dr. Atin Basuchoudhary, professor of economics and business, discuss the economic, social, and political complications in the public health response to the Zika virus.

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News and Features

VMI Alumni Top Earners

Virginia Military Institute graduates have the highest median earnings eight years after graduation among graduates of more than 30 of the state’s four-year colleges and universities.

Who’s That Marching Off to Boot Camp?

A summer research project by Andrew Kelly '17 explores the role of Walt Disney Studios in creating World War II propaganda.

VMI Ranks High in U.S. News

VMI ranked third in the "Great Schools, Great Price" category and fourth among public liberal arts colleges in rankings released today.

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Different for a reason.

The VMI education develops character, engenders a sense of responsibility to others, and cultivates the ability to master adversity. VMI is not for everyone. This is no ordinary college. But then, who wants to be ordinary?