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Virginia Military Institute, founded in 1839, is a public institution for men. Its 134-acre campus is located in Lexington, 55 miles northeast of Roanoke.

Website: www.vmi.edu/

Public
Co-ed
1,685
Undergraduate
Students
(12.9%) 218 Women
(87.1%) 1,467 Men
0
Graduate
Students

Admission

Entrance Difficulty
Moderately difficult
Overall Admission Rate
51% of 1,768 applicants were admitted
Early Action Offered
No
Early Decision Offered
Yes
Regular Admission Deadline
February 1

Qualifications of Enrolled Freshmen

Average GPA
3.71
SAT Math
595 average
540-650 range of middle 50%
SAT EBRW
610 average
560-660 range of middle 50%
ACT Composite
27 average
24-30 range of middle 50%
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Money Matters

Cost of Attendance
In-state: $32,094
Out-of-state: $58,938
Tuition and Fees
In-state: $18,862
Out-of-state: $45,706
Room and Board
$9,482
Average Percent of Need Met
85%
Average Freshman Award
$30,162
Average Indebtedness of 2019 Graduates
$35,353
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Academics

Academic Calendar System
Semester
General Education/Core Curriculum
Required for most or all students
Full-Time Faculty Teaching Undergraduates
143
Regular Class Size
2-9 students: 16% of classes
10-19 students: 53% of classes
20-29 students: 31% of classes
50-99 students: 0% of classes
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Campus Life

Lexington Population
6,998
Nearest Metropolitan Area
Not reported
Freshman Housing Guarantee
Freshmen are guaranteed housing
Students in College Housing
100% of all students
Athletic Conferences
NCAA Division I
Mascot
Kangaroos
Sororities
Not reported
Fraternities
Not reported
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Students

Ethnicity of Students from U.S.
0.5% American Indian/Alaskan Native
4.5% Asian
6.5% Black/African-American
7.6% Hispanic/Latino
2.1% Multi-race (not Hispanic/Latino)
0.4% Native Hawaiian/ Pacific Islander
78.3% White
0.1% Unknown
International Students
1.9% from 6 countries
First-Year Students Returning
88.9%
Students Graduating Within 4 Years
64.0%
Graduates Offered Full-Time Employment Within 6 Months
Not reported
Graduates Pursuing Advanced Study Directly
Not reported
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