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Each year more than 50% of the junior class at Middlebury studies abroad in more than 40 countries at more than 90 different programs and universities.

Mission Statement:

International Programs supports Middlebury’s mission to cultivate the intellectual, creative, physical, ethical, and social qualities essential for leadership in a rapidly changing global community. A student’s study abroad experience should be an integral and coherent part of his or her academic program at Middlebury, enhancing the on-campus curriculum and supporting a liberal arts education. To achieve these ends, Middlebury students study abroad on academically substantive programs that foster cultural and linguistic integration.

Middlebury Schools Abroad:

Middlebury has Schools Abroad at more than 40 universities in Argentina, Brazil, Cameroon, Chile, China, France, Germany, India, Italy, Japan, Jordan, Russia, Spain, Uruguay, and the United Kingdom.

Externally-Sponsored (Non-Middlebury) Programs:

Each year a significant number of Middlebury students study abroad on externally-sponsored programs (programs other than Middlebury Schools Abroad) in countries such as Australia, Botswana, the Czech Republic, Denmark, Ecuador, Ghana, Greece, Ireland, Kenya, Madagascar, Mongolia, Nepal, New Zealand, Nicaragua, Peru, South Africa, Tanzania, Thailand, Turkey, the United Kingdom, and more!
Visit International Programs and explore our web pages for information and applications for both Middlebury Schools Abroad and Externally-Sponsored programs.

Visit http://www.middlebury.edu/international/sa for more information

Important Dates and Deadlines

Middlebury Students Study Abroad Deadline: FEBRUARY 1 (to study abroad the following fall, spring, or academic year)

Visit http://www.middlebury.edu/international/sa for more information.

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07/03/2015 I'd Definitely Do It Again! SIT Study Abroad: Tanzania - Wildlife Conservation And Political Ecology

"Language Skill Exposure to different ways of life and lifestyles "

A student - Middlebury College
06/30/2015 Epic Adventure In The Mountains University of Otago: Dunedin - Direct Enrollment & Exchange

"Gained living under a roof with friends. Better understood how to learn productively. And how to make time for the important things."

A student - Middlebury College
06/30/2015 Cool As University of Otago: Dunedin - Direct Enrollment & Exchange

"It was awesome meeting and traveling with local and study abroad students. The New Zealand landscape is beautiful, and I am so fortunate that I had time to explore. "

A student - Middlebury College
06/29/2015 London And Traveling Through Europe University of London - Queen Mary: London - Direct Enrollment & Exchange

"I learned that it is very difficult to live abroad, even for somebody like myself who has traveled a lot, and is fairly comfortable in new surroundings. It was a very good experience, and I would do it again in a heartbeat. "

A student - Middlebury College
06/29/2015 An Amazing European Experience DIS - Danish Institute for Study Abroad: Copenhagen - Various Programs

"I changed a lot of my political views after being in Copenhagen for a semester. I also got my first taste of independent living in a city. "

A student - Middlebury College
06/29/2015 A Research University With An Independent Learning Environment. University College London (UCL): London - Direct Enrollment & Exchange

"I learned that I love living in a city. I also had an amazing volunteering experience working for a charity that visits homes for the elderly with dementia. "

Elise C - Middlebury College
06/28/2015 An Unforgettable Semester CIEE: Prague - Central European Studies

"I learned what it's like to be surrounded by another culture. I wasn't able to read many things (especially in the beginning) and had to navigate and figure things out with limited use of my phone. It was definitely worth while. I learned about lot about myself and how to adapt to a new culture and live on my own. "

A student - Middlebury College
06/28/2015 The Best 3 Months Of My Life UPCES - Study Abroad in Prague (CERGE-EI, Charles University)

"I learned more about our world outside of America."

A student - Middlebury College
06/28/2015 Awesome! Mexico Solidarity Network: Havana - History, Culture and Politics in Cuba

"Extremely worthwhile, a politically radicalizing experience based in salsa rhythms and extreme generosity. "

A student - Middlebury College
06/27/2015 Oslo Norway Study Abroad USAC: Oslo, Norway - University of Oslo Undergraduate and Graduate Courses

"I learned how to speak Norwegian and had an amazing time exploring the country. It was absolutely worthwhile and I will actually be living in Oslo for the next year because I had such a good time!"

Emily S - Middlebury College
06/26/2015 The Sun Never Sets On The Acropolis College Year in Athens: Athens - CYA

"I was able to see firsthand the places I've studied and get a greater historical context for Classical Greece. I also learned about the history and turbulence of Athens from its first beginnings until today, and I've experienced the difficulties that a modern country is facing with an economic crisis. I've met amazing people and..."

A student - Middlebury College
06/26/2015 Dis 4 Stars DIS - Danish Institute for Study Abroad: Copenhagen - Various Programs

"I learned a lot about healthcare around Europe, which is why I chose the DIS Medical Practice and Policy program. DIS also encourages travel, so I was able to visit everywhere I wanted to with the 3 weeks of breaks."

A student - Middlebury College
06/26/2015 Could Not Imagine Going Anywhere Else UPCES - Study Abroad in Prague (CERGE-EI, Charles University)

"Through being vastly removed from my comfort zone, I learned how to live an everyday life totally independently. The school itself was not too challenging, but that enhanced the cultural aspect of living in Prague and allowed for more adventures, such as travelling."

Jonathan C - Middlebury College
06/26/2015 To Copenhagen With Love DIS - Danish Institute for Study Abroad: Copenhagen - Various Programs

"DIS gave me exactly what I was looking for in terms of studying in a city and learning from its architecture. I knew that along with that I was going to be lonely and miss home, but I thought the education would be worth it, and it definitely was. "

A student - Middlebury College
06/26/2015 Integrated Middlebury College: Oxford University - Lincoln College

"Academic things"

A student - Middlebury College
06/24/2015 The Best Abroad Program In The Happiest Country DIS - Danish Institute for Study Abroad: Copenhagen - Various Programs

"I learned how to support myself and interact with strangers. You will grow a bunch if you study abroad and will meet some of your best friends."

A student - Middlebury College
06/18/2015 Fun Time, Very Good For Me Personally, No Value Academically. UPCES - Study Abroad in Prague (CERGE-EI, Charles University)

"I learned how to live autonomously in a city and in new surroundings, as well as how to travel. If I could do it all again I would've taken a language and gone to a country that spoke that language. "

Luc P - Middlebury College
06/08/2015 An Amazing Opportunity To Experience A Place That I Never Would Have Otherwise UPCES - Study Abroad in Prague (CERGE-EI, Charles University)

"It was absolutely worthwhile. To sum it up in one word, I gained perspective. "

A student - Middlebury College
06/03/2015 The Most Incredible Experience Of My Entire Life CIEE: Cape Town - Arts and Sciences

"An immense amount of personal growth. It was so worthwhile"

A student - Middlebury College
06/01/2015 Prague Is Awesome, Not Academically Rigorous At All, But I Had An Amazing Time UPCES - Study Abroad in Prague (CERGE-EI, Charles University)

"I learned how to be more independent and responsible living alone in a foreign country."

A student - Middlebury College
05/29/2015 Outstanding Semester In Prague UPCES - Study Abroad in Prague (CERGE-EI, Charles University)

"It was a fantastic experience that I wish I could do again. I learned a lot about living independently and making my own choices. I absolutely loved living in a foreign country and trying to figure out ways to communicate despite the obvious language barrier although most Czech people speak English."

A student - Middlebury College
04/19/2015 Prioritizing Exploration Over Academics Study Abroad Programs in New Zealand

"I got to explore and live in a beautiful part of the world and meet lots of great people."

Nicholas U - Middlebury College
04/01/2015 This Is A Unique Experience SIT Study Abroad: International Honors Program / IHP, Human Rights - Foundations, Challenges, & Advocacy

"This program is completely unique. It is extremely intensive and challenging. There is hardly any free time and at times hugely frustrating and disorganized. But it is also one of the best things I have ever done in terms of expanding my world view, critical thinking skills, and personal growth. The experiences you get acces..."

A student - Middlebury College
03/19/2015 Best Semster Of My Life UPCES - Study Abroad in Prague (CERGE-EI, Charles University)

"I gained the ability to be independent, meet a wide range of people, and experience an entirely new culture. Prague was different enough culturally so that I was definitely out of my comfort zone, but the presence of Americans allowed me to get through the culture shock very easily. After talking to a range of other students com..."

A student - Middlebury College
03/13/2015 An Enriching, Eclectic, Educational Experience In A Beautiful Country Franklin University Switzerland: Lugano - Direct Enrollment & Exchange

"I gained independence and an increased sense of self in a very secure environment. I gained a heightened taste for exploration and going outside of my comfort zone. I made friends with people from all around the world. I got to learn for the sake of learning. It was absolutely worthwhile."

A student - Middlebury College