Whichever your interests, West Point has something for you. United States Military Academy (USMA), also known as West Point, Army, Army West Point, The Academy or simply The Point, is a four-year coeducational federal service academy in West Point, New York, in Orange County. In most years only very few cadets do this. Do not leave Fido in your hotel room when you are on holiday. Listen to exciting stories and fascinating stories.