Virginia Military Institute: Admission & Tests

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Virginia Military Institute LogoBelow is a brief review of Virginia Military Institute general admissions procedures, aplication policies and fees, as well as desirable SAT and ACT college test scores that you might need to have in order to enroll at this school.

Admission Information

Dual Credits
Accepted
Yes
Virginia Military Institute admission criteria are pretty competitive, in 2013/14 the college accepted only 46% of those who apply.

This school recommends you to submit reference letters with your application and doesn't require admission test scores.

VMI typically will accept your:
  • dual credits
    (from the courses giving both high school and college credits)
  • advanced placement credits
    (from the college-level courses taught in high school)
and will decline your:
  • credits for life experience

Application Fee

Application
Fee
$40
Virginia Military Institute requires a fee paid when you submit an application for admission.

The undergraduate application fee at VMI is $40.00.

SAT Test Scores

Completing Scholastic Aptitude Test is a really important part of the application process. 84 percent of applicants at Virginia Military Institute submitted results of their SAT test.

Most applicants who took SAT scored from 500 to 640 on Critical Reading, from 520 to 640 on Math, and from 470 to 610 on Writing. Judging from these numbers, if you scored above 600 in SAT Critical Reading, 610 in SAT Math, and 570 in SAT Writing - that will be good enough to get accepted at this school.

Test Section
Minimum Score
Desired Score
Safe Score

SAT Critical Reading
460
570
600

SAT Math
480
580
610

SAT Writing
440
540
570

ACT Test Scores

Submitting the results of American College Test is a typical element of the application procedure at Virginia Military Institute. 47% of applicants took the ACT test.

Most applicants who took ACT scored from 22 to 28 on Composite, from 20 to 28 on English, and from 21 to 28 on Math. Taking these numbers into account, if you have got above 27 in ACT Composite, 26 in ACT English, and 26 in ACT Math, this good enough to get accepted at this institution.

Test Section
Minimum Score
Desired Score
Safe Score

ACT Composite
20
25
27

ACT English
18
24
26

ACT Math
19
25
26

Contact Admissions

Phone Number
(540)
464-7207
To request the most accurate and up-to-date information about enrolling to Virginia Military Institute, please contact this school directly.

You can call the school's general information office at (540) 464-7207 or check Virginia Military Institute Website

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