Admissions Process

Admissions Process

1. Application

Complete the application entirely and submit to VFMA with application fee. Click here to access the online application, or a mailed copy may be requested by calling 1-866-923-VFMA. Once the completed application and fee have been received, the candidate’s file becomes active. VFMA will send a request for transcripts and evaluation forms to candidate’s present school. Please note: an acceptance decision cannot be rendered until VFMA is in receipt of this information.

2. Campus Visit and Tour

All prospective cadets should schedule a personal interview and tour of the campus. Interviews are conducted by appointment weekdays between 9:00 a.m. and 3:00 p.m. Click here to access our Open House schedule and registration forms. To arrange an interview and/or visit, call 1-866-923-VFMA or e-mail

3. Post-Acceptance Medical Requirements

  • Physical Examination—All students are required to have a recent (within the last six months) physical examination completed by a physician and submitted to the VFMA Health Center prior to arrival at VFMA. The physical examination may be arranged with the Health Center.
  • Medications—If the candidate is on medication, a note must be supplied from the physician on his/her letterhead that describes the type, dosage and reason for medication.
  • Counseling/Therapy—Any candidate who has ever been involved in or is presently under the care of any directed or voluntary counseling or therapy program must have a written clinical summary submitted by the psychologist or psychiatrist.

Application Deadlines

Our next enrollment term is January 2014. Please submit an application by January 1, 2014.For next fall, please submit an application by August 1, 2014.

Formal Decision

Candidate and family will be informed periodically of the status of his file. Once complete, it will be evaluated by the Admissions Committee. Written notification of the decision will be mailed.

Wait List

When enrollment reaches capacity, pending applicants will be placed on a wait list and kept informed.


Upon notification of acceptance, family will submit a $500 validation fee to be credited toward tuition.