Middlebury College

December 9, 2016

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, 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!

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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11/08/2016 An Immersive Study Of Indian Culture, Religion, And Art SIT Study Abroad: India - National Identity and the Arts

"It was so worthwhile. I gained an incredible insight into what it's like to live in India, and I know that I barely scratched the surface. I also gained a new perspective on a lot of the social / cultural practices I have seen as totally normal in a Western setting. "

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11/02/2016 The Best Time With Best Friends UPCES - Study Abroad in Prague (CERGE-EI, Charles University)

"So much more worldly and educated about Europe"

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10/28/2016 Mi C In Kunming Is Great! Middlebury Schools Abroad: Middlebury in Kunming

"Absolutely it was worthwhile. I improved my Chinese by a lot while living in an amazing and unique country."

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10/27/2016 Growing Experience UPCES - Study Abroad in Prague (CERGE-EI, Charles University)

"I learned a lot about myself. I believe I crew as an individual and also my independence grew. "

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10/04/2016 Bca Allowed Me The Freedom And Contextual Understanding For A Rich Experience. BCA Study Abroad: Xalapa - Universidad Veracruzana

"Spanish fluency, good friends, contextualizing systematic oppression of Mexican immigrants in the U.S., life-long memories and friendships."

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09/26/2016 Deutschland! Good Food. Middlebury Schools Abroad: Middlebury in Mainz

"Studying in Germany was definitely worthwhile. My biggest gain was obviously the language component. I would recommend having a few set activities, volunteer engagements, internships, travel plans if you do enter the program because you will have so much free time during the semester. I didn't know how to fill it all so there wa..."

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09/24/2016 Best 3 Months Of My Life! King's College London: London - Direct Enrollment & Exchange

"More confidence/independence, better understanding of the local culture, "

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09/22/2016 Expensive, Dark, Homogenous, Poor Living Conditions DIS Copenhagen: Semester

"Learned about myself and gained a more complete cultural perspective."

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09/20/2016 This Was A Learning Experience. University College London (UCL): London - Direct Enrollment & Exchange

"It was incredibly worthwhile, I learned to be much more independent. "

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09/14/2016 Traveling Outside Of My University's City Was The Best Part Frontiers Abroad: New Zealand Earth Systems

"research experience, field work exposure, and it was worthwhile"

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09/14/2016 Great Immersion That Put Me Outside Of My Comfort Zone DIS Copenhagen: Semester

"Yes, and I learned how to be much more independent. "

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09/14/2016 Best Semester Ever DIS Copenhagen: Semester

"I learned a lot about myself and about the culture of Denmark and the rest of Europe. It was extremely worthwhile. "

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09/13/2016 Growing Up And Finding My Environmental Self Abroad SIT Study Abroad: Australia - Sustainability and Environmental Action

"I gained an understanding of environmental activism, new friendships, an enriched sense of place, and an opportunity to live as an adult"

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09/05/2016 Good Time Frontiers Abroad: New Zealand Earth Systems

"How to travel better; a lot more about Geology. Yes. "

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08/29/2016 Fun, Interesting But Not Academic St. Catherine's College, Oxford - Direct Enrollment & Exchange

"Gained some friendship, traveled in europe, explored Oxford Worthwhile in general, but not what I expected"

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08/23/2016 Excellent! AIVC Semester Exchange Program - Sterling College

"It was absolutely worthwhile, though not for everyone. Sterling College's experiential educational model provided an excellent complement to Middlebury theoretical and academic focus."

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08/14/2016 Fell In Love With The Himalayas SIT Study Abroad: Nepal - Development and Social Change

"I learned a lot about myself while abroad and it was definitely worthwhile"

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08/14/2016 A Semester Of Social Democracy And Travel DIS Copenhagen: Semester

"Mostly, I learned an entirely different culture than the one I grew up in. I understood how people grow up with different values, and how these values permeate their life choices like jobs and families to their social and political views. I also was lucky to experience the joys of traveling across Europe, and seeing important hi..."

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08/12/2016 Loved London Hated King's College. Arcadia: London - King's College London

"I learned independence from traveling on my own. Studying abroad was definitely worthwhile."

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08/09/2016 Norway! USAC: Oslo, Norway - University of Oslo Undergraduate and Graduate Courses

"I learned how to deal with being uncomfortable. "

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08/09/2016 Great Way To See Copenhagen,But Little Cultural Integration DIS Copenhagen: Semester

"I learned quite a bit of Danish and how comfortable I am living in a foreign country. "

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08/09/2016 Amazing Time At Lincoln College Lincoln College, University of Oxford - Visiting Students Program

"I learned a new system. Had immense academic rigor. Made great friends. 100% worthwhile."

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08/08/2016 Lse – Big City Life At Your Own Pace London School of Economics (LSE): London - General Course, Year-Long Study Abroad Programme

"A full year abroad is a much better experience than a semester. You have the time to invest in relationships and make life long friends. I don't feel like a tourist in London now and definitely have plans to live here again sometime after graduation."

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08/04/2016 A Year In Oslo USAC: Oslo, Norway - University of Oslo Undergraduate and Graduate Courses

"I learned to be resilient, how to start with no friends in a completely new place and build a community for myself. Especially as a political science major, it was interesting to be abroad in the leadup to a presidential election and understand more about how America is viewed from the outside. "

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08/04/2016 Making Friends Around The World University of Otago: Dunedin - Direct Enrollment & Exchange

"I saw and experienced so much of New Zealand and its culture, and I expect some of the things that I learned will stay with me for the rest of my life."

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