Middlebury College

January 22, 2017

University Information

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, Israel, Italy, Japan, Jordan, Morocco, Russia, Spain, the United Kingdom, and Uruguay.

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!

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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01/22/2017 It Was The Best Of Times, It Was The Worst Of Times. Middlebury School in France

"I improved my fluency in French and gained experience living on my own in a foreign country."

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01/21/2017 Challenging But Memorable And Growthful Middlebury Schools Abroad: Middlebury in Delhi

"Flexibility and adaptation. Insight into a new culture and inspirational travels. "

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01/21/2017 Learn Chinese Middlebury Schools Abroad: Middlebury in Beijing

"I learned Chinese, and I really enjoyed my relationship with my roommate who was a local student. "

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01/21/2017 Iceland Abroad University of Iceland: Reykjavík - Direct Enrollment & Exchange

"Aside from learning a lot at the University of Iceland, I learned about "adult life". Coming from a small college in the US, things like paying rent and cooking for yourself are kind of an afterthought when housing and meals are provided for you. Having to live on my own and cook my own food and pay rent like an adult were a rea..."

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01/21/2017 Truly Life Changing! Middlebury Schools Abroad: Middlebury in Hangzhou

"A gained a new knowledge of self, a new love for the Chinese culture, and an improved set of language skills! It was definitely worthwhile and I wish I could do it all over again!"

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01/20/2017 This Program Is Not That Valuable, From An International Perspective. Middlebury Schools Abroad: Middlebury – CMRS Oxford Humanities Program

"So and so. It was a different experience than studying at my home institution, very challenging and I guess I feel good about myself, knowing that I managed to complete the work I was assigned every week. The tutorials of the program were very interesting: one-to-one with an Oxford professor and weekly discussions on the assigne..."

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01/20/2017 Beijing Baejing Slayjing Middlebury Schools Abroad: Middlebury in Beijing

"I learned a lot about what I want to do in life, and I now know that I want to live in China for part of my life. It was 100% worthwhile."

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01/19/2017 In Valpo & Not Getting Robbed Middlebury Schools Abroad: Middlebury in Valparaiso

"Language skills/ independence increased dramatically"

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01/19/2017 Small Program In A Beautiful City! The Swedish Program: Stockholm, Sweden

"Opportunity to travel a lot and meet lots of cool people. Interesting classes about Swedish culture. Very worthwhile. "

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01/18/2017 Lekker CIEE: Amsterdam - Social Sciences

"I became more independent, learned how to allocate my time, etc."

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01/18/2017 Amazing Experience UPCES - Study Abroad in Prague (CERGE-EI, Charles University)

"I learned that you should atleast try and integrate into other cultures and not just assume that other people act similarly to those in your country"

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01/17/2017 An Amazing But Challenging Journey SIT Study Abroad: IHP - Cities in the 21st Century: People, Planning and Politics (Fall 2)

"I learned how to better defend my beliefs as well as how to understand and empathize with others. I gained amazing friendships and experiences I wouldn't have gotten otherwise. However I'm not sure if I would do this program again if I do it all over again."

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01/17/2017 Moscow Is Cold Middlebury Schools Abroad: Middlebury in Moscow

"I learned how to live somewhat independently in a big city. In some respects, yes it was worthwhile."

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01/17/2017 Not Your Average Study Abroad Middlebury Schools Abroad: Middlebury in Berlin

"Yes! I had a fantastic time learning how to be an adult and live completely on my own. I feel that I have experienced a tremendous amount of self-growth and would not change my experience for anything (even if I wouldn't necessarily do the same program again)."

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01/16/2017 An Incredible Experience Full Of New Friends And Language And Culture Immersion. UC3M / Universidad Carlos III de Madrid - Direct Enrollment & Exchange

"I learned a lot about living in a city independently, as well as the Spanish culture and language. It was extremely worthwhile."

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01/16/2017 Incredible Experience In A Great City With Great People Middlebury Schools Abroad: Middlebury in Getafe

"I gained perspective and a desire to see much more of the world. I also was able to significantly improve my ability to speak Spanish and learned a lot about Spanish culture in particular."

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01/16/2017 Great Time Seeing Spain And Europe But Middlebury Schools Abroad: Middlebury in Madrid

"Definitely worth while, gave me great amount of independence"

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01/16/2017 Disappointing Level Of Immersion For Middlebury Middlebury Schools Abroad: Middlebury in Beer Sheva

"Totally worthwhile. I met so many relatives and learned that I loved the Israeli culture. Had a great experience playing with the university basketball team."

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01/16/2017 Culturally Amazing Study Abroad Programs in Brazil

"Yes "

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01/16/2017 A Fun Semester In The Little City Middlebury Schools Abroad: Middlebury in Montevideo

"Greatly improved my Spanish. Learned to navigate the world by myself."

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01/16/2017 I Want To Live In Spain Middlebury Schools Abroad: Middlebury in Getafe

"I became a more independent person."

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01/16/2017 Not Academically Rigorous, But A Great Cultural Immersion Experience. CIEE: Khon Kaen - Community Public Health

"Because of the location of the program, you get a very immersive experience in that many of the locals do not speak English. My time in Thailand felt very "authentic". The classes were honestly nothing too special, but they provided experiences I would not have been able to have at my home university. There are homestays which s..."

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01/16/2017 The Best Semester Ever! DIS Copenhagen: Semester

"I learned so much about myself and got to make new friends, experience a new culture, and travel. It was absolutely worthwhile and the best time of my life. "

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01/15/2017 Never Bored In Bordeaux! Middlebury Schools Abroad: Middlebury in Bordeaux

"I learned so much from my experience abroad, in so many ways. I greatly improved my French skills, but I also learned a lot about myself- how to survive and enjoy a completely different culture and environment. "

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