cadet life

  1. H

    Staying at USMA over breaks?

    Hi all, I was wondering - are cadets allowed to stay on campus during breaks, including any time off they get during summer? If so, what is it like to stay on campus during a break? Thanks in advance for any response!
  2. W

    Ask Me Anything: Rat at Virginia Military Institute

    I'm currently a Rat wrapping up the Ratline, or six month indoctrination process at VMI. Also, a mechanical engineering major and Midshipman 4th Class in the Naval ROTC unit at VMI. Ask me anything!
  3. thomasvlogs

    Hey all! -- I'm new here. :)

    EDIT: Sorry, I didn't realize there was an introduction section. What's going on everyone? I'm not much of a forum person (more active on other social media) but recognized that there have been thriving threads on all things service academy-related here (which is pretty awesome). First off...
  4. tjb1975

    What don't I know enough about to know about?

    Hello! As the mom of a newly contracted AROTC cadet, what do I need to know? I'm absolutely certain that I don't even know enough to know the best questions to ask! Fire away! Give me your best tips on how to support my cadet. How can I learn from your lessons? I can't wait to hear what comes...