Information for Students

Thank you for your interest in CarMax. This portion of our website was created to help students quickly and easily find information about our history, business and culture.

Purpose statement: Drive integrity in the automotive industry by being honest and transparent in every interaction.

Founding Principle: CarMax is founded on the fundamental principle of integrity. Our culture is defined by values like respect and transparency. We live these values every day. They drive how we treat our customers and our associates.

Locations: CarMax has more than 170 used-car retail locations in 39 states, along with two new-car franchises co-located with used-car stores.

Company History: CarMax opened its first store in 1993 in Richmond, Virginia. We asked customers what they wanted. Learn more on our website about the CarMax story and why its smart to shop at CarMax.

Financial Information: CarMax quarterly earnings releases, annual reports, SEC Filings, analyst coverage and other financial information can be found on our Investor Relations page. You may also request the most recent annual report or proxy statement to be mailed to you. The annual report includes information on the state of CarMax's business and the company's strategic direction.

Leadership: Our Corporate Governance list includes our management team along with our Board of Directors.

CarMax Pressroom: For general company news releases, please visit the CarMax pressroom. You can also follow CarMax on Twitter @CarMax and @CarMaxCares or become a CarMax fan on Facebook.

Social Responsibility: CarMax is committed to making a positive impact on society by being connected to our communities, respectful of the environment, a great place to work, and committed to the customer.

Community Giving: CarMax supports the communities where Associates live and work through The CarMax Foundation. The Foundation has various grant and volunteer programs, along with a Matching Gifts program for Associates.

Awards and Recognition: CarMax has had the honor of being recognized with many national and local awards. The complete list can be viewed here.

Jobs at CarMax: To learn more about recruiting, internships, and the job opportunities at CarMax stores, Home Office, or CarMax Auto Finance, please visit the CarMax careers webpage.

Multimedia: Watch our latest commercials here.

Please understand that we cannot provide informational interviews, tours or logos for academic projects or presentations. In addition, as a publicly traded company (NYSE: KMX), we are unable to share specific sales figures. All information that is releasable for academic study purposes is currently available on our website. All other information, such as marketing programs, strategic planning, internal systems, and other proprietary topics are confidential.

Contact Information

Media Inquiries
(855) 887-2915

Customer Relations
(800) 519.1511

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