Virginia Military Institute Rankings

By | April 19, 2020

Located in Lexington, VA, Virginia Military Institute is one of the best universities in the state of Virginia. On this page, you will find in-depth rankings for Virginia Military Institute in the following areas: graduation rates, teaching  resources, financing opportunities, and alumni donations. Latest acceptance rate is also given to show how competitive is Virginia Military Institute.

  • According to AbbreviationFinder, Virginia Military Institute is often abbreviated as VMI.

VMI Parade Lexington, VA 24450-0304
Phone: (800) 767-4207
Email: [email protected]
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Rankings: Virginia Military Institute

Rankings, Ratings, and Admissions Statistics
Overall Ranking: 62
Score: 60
Peer college rating (out of 5) 3.1
Graduation and retention ranking: 109
Average freshman retention rate: 81.8%
6-year graduation rate: 74.0%
Predicted graduation rate: 58%
Overperformance(+)/Underperformance(-): 16
Faculty resources ranking: 20
Classes with under 20 students (2020): 73.1%
Classes with 50 or more students (2020): 0.0%
Student faculty ratio (2020): 10:1
Percent of faculty who are full-time (2020) 87.4%
Student selectivity ranking: 169
SAT/ACT 25th-75th percentile (2020) 1040-1240
2020 Freshmen in top 10 percent of high school class: 10%
Freshmen in top 25 percent of high school class (2020): 40%
Fall 2020 Acceptance rate: 53.6%
Financial resources rank: 80
Alumni giving rank: 57
Average alumni giving rate (2020): 35.0%

Virginia Military Institute History

Essential Facts: Virginia Military Institute

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General Information  
Percent of undergraduate students who live in college-owned, operated, or affiliated housing: 100%
Percent of undergraduates who are members of a fraternity: N/A
Percent of student body who are members of a sorority: N/A
Average percentage of students on campus during weekends: 85%
Are all students permitted to have cars on campus? No
Percent of students who have cars on campus: 22%
Is alcohol permitted on campus for students of legal age? No
Additional policies and regulations: class attendance mandatory, dress/hair code, honor code, hazing prohibited, other
Collegiate athletic association: NCAA I
Men’s scholarship sports: baseball, basketball, cross country, football, lacrosse, soccer, track and field (indoor), track and field (outdoor), wrestling
Women’s scholarship sports: cross country, rifle, soccer, track and field (indoor), track and field (outdoor)
Student activities: campus ministries, choral groups, concert band, drama/theater, international student organization, jazz band, literary magazine, marching band, music ensembles, musical theater, pep band, student government, student newspaper, yearbook