Virginia Military Institute: Admission & Tests

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Below 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 moderately competitive, in 2015/16 the college accepted 53% of those who apply.

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

Virginia Military Institute usually 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
VMI requires a fee paid when you submit an application for admission.

The undergraduate application fee at VMI is $40.00.

SAT Test Scores

Taking Scholastic Aptitude Test is a really important bit of the application procedure. 86% of applicants at Virginia Military Institute completed the SAT test.

Most applicants who took SAT scored from 500 to 640 on Critical Reading, from 500 to 630 on Math, and from 470 to 610 on Writing. Hence if you scored above 600 in SAT Critical Reading, 600 in SAT Math, and 570 in SAT Writing, this should make you safe for being accepted at this college.

Test Section
Minimum Score
Desired Score
Safe Score

SAT Critical Reading
460
570
600

SAT Math
460
570
600

SAT Writing
440
540
570

ACT Test Scores

Submitting the results of American College Test is a typical component of the application at Virginia Military Institute. 47% of applicants submitted results of their 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. Therefore, if you got above 27 in ACT Composite, 26 in ACT English, and 26 in ACT Math - that is enough to be accepted at this college.

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

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

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