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Congratulations to the Class of 2015! Nearly 1,000 cadets took part in their graduation and commissioning ceremony at Michie Stadium May 23, 2015, officially ending their 47 month experience at West Point. (U.S. Army photo by Eric Bartelt, USMA Public Affairs Office)
U.S. Military Academy Class of 2015 reviews the Corps of Cadets on the Plain during the Graduation Parade May 22. The parade is the class' final review before graduation. (U.S. Army photo by: Bev Cooper/ West Point DPTMS VI)
Retired Col. Richard "Doc" Hesse, Class of 1945 graduate in wheel chair, places a wreath with the help of Cadet First Capt. Austin Welch at Sylvanus Thayer's statue during the Alumni Wreath Laying Ceremony May 19. (U.S. Army photo by: Staff Sgt Vito T. Bryant/ USMA Public Affairs)
Command Sgt. Maj. David M. Clark (L) receives the NCO Sword from Superintendent of the United States Military Academy, Lt. Gen. Robert L. Caslen, Jr., as Clark assumed responsibility as the 18th Command Sgt. Maj. of the United States Military Academy May 18 in the Thayer Award Room. (U.S. Army photo by: John Pellino/ West Point DPTMS VI)
Welcome to the United States Military Academy
The United States Military Academy's mission is to educate, train and inspire the Corps of Cadets so that each graduate is a commissioned leader of character committed to the values of Duty, Honor, Country and prepared for a career of professional excellence and service to the nation as an officer in the United States Army.

The Academy provides a superb four-year education, which focuses on the leader development of cadets in the academic, military, and physical domains, all underwritten by adherence to a code of honor.
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 Projects Day 
Projects Day
Projects Day allows senior cadets an opportunity to present their senior theses or design projects in a public forum April 30 at various academic buildings. Read more...
 
Coach K Awards
Coach K Awards
The ninth annual Mike Krzyzewski Award for Excellence in Teaching Character Through Sport awards were presented to three coahces and three cadet athletes May 1 at the Cadet Mess Hall. Read more...
 
 
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