Families and cadets gather for Virginia Military Institute’s annual matriculation

Published: Aug. 19, 2023 at 9:41 PM EDT
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LEXINGTON, Va. (WDBJ) - Virginia Military Institute (VMI) welcomed nearly 500 new cadets Saturday for the upcoming year.

VMI’s superintendent spoke to hundreds of rats and their families in Cameron Hall Saturday afternoon for matriculation.

The newly-admitted cadets then took their oath and formed into their companies.

After the ceremony, the rats met their cadre and started their training.