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Virginia Military Institute Student Life

Virginia Military Institute is on a 134-acre campus in a small town setting in Lexington, Virginia. Virginia Military Institute has many clubs, organizations, and activities for students to participate in – band, chorus, theater groups, , and more.

Virginia Military Institute does not have fraternities or sororities.

Virginia Military Institute has a thriving Newman Club. In fact, more students participate in Newman Club than any other on-campus activity.

Other popular student organizations at Virginia Military Institute include Officers Christian Fellowship, strength and fitness organizations, Promaji and Pre-Law Society.

Virginia Military Institute students' favorite campus events are Parades, Parent's Weekend and Founder's Day.

Virginia Military Institute Housing

Virginia Military Institute offers housing. Students are required to live on campus through senior year. First year students are guaranteed on-campus housing.

Most Virginia Military Institute students live off campus. In 2021, 100% of undergrads at Virginia Military Institute lived in some kind of on-campus housing and 0% of students lived off-campus or commuted to Virginia Military Institute. There are 1,750 spots available in on-campus housing for all 1,698 undergraduates. In the 2020-21 school year, 1,698 students chose to live in campus housing. On the weekends, about 85% students stay on-campus. First year students are not allowed to park a car on campus.

Virginia Military Institute offers coed housing and .

Is Virginia Military Institute Safe?

College is like a home away from home. Whether you're walking to class or coming back from late-night studying (or partying!), it's important to feel safe on campus.

Virginia Military Institute is patroled 24 hours a day by trained security. The Virginia Military Institute campus has emergency telephones or alarms for students to use anytime of day or night. The school also has student security patrols.

Additionally, Virginia Military Institute has 1.

Plan a Visit to Virginia Military Institute

Visiting colleges is one of the best ways to get a sense of the campus and student body. If you'd like to visit to Virginia Military Institute, take Interstate 81 to Lexington, VA. If you need to fly, book your flight to Roanoke-Blacksburg Regional airport.

While you're planning, check out other schools in Virginia you may want to visit too. Click the heart at the top of each school's page to save it to your college list.

Want to visit but can't make the trip? Explore Virginia Military Institute's campus without leaving home by taking a virtual campus tour

Virginia Military Institute Students

13%

Women

87%

Men

100%

Full Time

Unknown

Part Time

65%

In State

35%

Out-of-State

Ethnicity

75%

8%

6%

5%

3%

2%

1%

0.41%

0.06%

Undergraduate Students

1,698

Non-Resident / International Students

31

Virginia Military Institute Campus Services

Student Services
  • 1E1A89E0-A58D-422D-B45D-7554EC36A535 Counseling
  • 1E1A89E0-A58D-422D-B45D-7554EC36A535 Health Clinic
  • 31515C82-8D2D-421D-B67C-E215D0E49BE9 Women's Center
  • 31515C82-8D2D-421D-B67C-E215D0E49BE9 Veterans Affairs
  • 1E1A89E0-A58D-422D-B45D-7554EC36A535 Career Planning
  • 1E1A89E0-A58D-422D-B45D-7554EC36A535 Alumni Networking
  • 31515C82-8D2D-421D-B67C-E215D0E49BE9 ESL
Campus Security
  • 31515C82-8D2D-421D-B67C-E215D0E49BE9 Late-Night Transport / Escort
  • 1E1A89E0-A58D-422D-B45D-7554EC36A535 24-Hour Emergency Phone / Alarm
  • 1E1A89E0-A58D-422D-B45D-7554EC36A535 24-Hour Security Patrol

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Quick Facts

Total Enrollment

1,698

Campus Setting

Small Town

Acceptance Rate

60%

Tuition and Fees

In State

$28,858

Out-of-State

$56,868

Fall Freshmen
Application Deadline

Feb 1
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