VMI Raises Tuition

Lexington, VA.,- Tuition at Virginia Military Institute is about to increase this August, according to a news release Saturday.

For Virginia cadets, tuition will increase 2.9% to $7,080, and for out of state cadets, tuition will increase 4.5% to $28,068. The changes take place at the beginning of VMI's academic year beginning in August.

VMI's Board of Visitors approved the increase Saturday. The school says the increases reflect rising program costs.