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Middlebury College

Middlebury, VT

At A Glance

Main Address

Middlebury College

Middlebury, VT 05753-6200

www.middlebury.edu

Admission Office

The Emma Willard House

Middlebury, VT 05753-6002

(802) 443-3000

Fax : (802) 443-0258

admissions@middlebury.edu

Contact : Nicole Curvin

Dean of Admissions

Type of School

Medium

Private

liberal arts college

4-year school

Coed

Regionally Accredited

New England Association of Colleges and Schools

College Board Member

College Board Code: 3526

Quick Facts

Percentage of students graduating within 6 years : 93.0%

Total undergraduates : 2,580

First-time degree-seeking freshmen : 605

Percentage of financial need met (average) : 100.0%

Average financial aid package : $52,823.00

In-State Tuition : $58,316.00

Out-of-State Tuition : $58,316.00

School Calendar

4-1-4

Degrees Available

Bachelor's

Master's

Doctoral

Setting

Small Town (2,500-10k)

Rural

Residential campus

Deadlines

Admission

Regular application due: No Regular Application Deadline

Priority application due : --

College will notify student of admission : --

Student must reply to acceptance by : May 1

Housing deposit due : May 1

Early Decision And Action

Early decision application due : Nov 1

College will notify student of early decision by : Dec 15

Other early decision deadline : Jan 1

College will notify student of other early decision by : Feb 1

Tests

SAT Reasoning/ACT Score report due : Jan 1

SAT subject score report due : Jan 1

Financial Aid

Financial Aid Application due : Feb 1

Financial Aid Priority Application due : Nov 15

College will notify student : Apr 1

Student must reply : May 1

Transfer Students

Transfer Application closing date : Mar 1

College will notify student of transfer decision by : Apr 10

Transfer priority application date : --

Transfer student must reply : May 1

Transfer deadline for filing financial aid forms : Mar 1

Transfer priority financial aid deadline : --

College will notify student of financial aid decisions on or about : Apr 10

Student must reply to financial aid decision by : May 1

International Students

Fall application due : Jan 1

Major and Learning Environment

Learning Environment

Calendar type : 4-1-4

Student-faculty ratio : 8 to 1

Degrees Offered in : Bachelor's, Master's, Doctoral degrees

Graduating in 6 years : 93.0%

Returning for sophomore year : 94.0%

Accreditation and Associations

New England Association of Colleges and Schools

Regionally Accredited

College Board Member

All Majors

Levels at which colleges offer undergraduate majors are designated by these letters :

A = Associate degree, B = Bachelor's degree, C = Certificate degree, D = Doctor degree, M = Master degree

Architecture & Related Programs
Architecture B

Area, Ethnic, Cultural, & Gender Studies
African Studies B
American/United States Studies/Civilization B
East Asian Studies B
European Studies/Civilization B
Latin American Studies B
Near and Middle Eastern Studies B
Russian Studies B
South Asian Studies B
Women's Studies B

Biological & Biomedical Sciences
Biochemistry B
Biochemistry and Molecular Biology B
Biology/Biological Sciences, General B
Neuroscience B

Computer & Information Sciences, Support Services
Computer Science B

Education
Foreign Language Teacher Education M

English Language, Literature & Letters
English Language and Literature, General M

Foreign Language, Literatures & Linguistics
Arabic Language and Literature B D M
Chinese Language and Literature B D M
Classics and Classical Languages, Literatures, and Linguistics, General B
Comparative Literature B
French Language and Literature B D M
German Language and Literature B D M
Italian Language and Literature B D M
Japanese Language and Literature B
Russian Language and Literature B D M
Spanish Language and Literature B D M

History
History, General B

Liberal Arts & Sciences, Gen Studies & Humanities
Liberal Arts and Sciences/Liberal Studies B

Mathematics & Statistics
Mathematics, General B

Multi & Interdisciplinary Studies
Museology/Museum Studies B

Natural Resources & Conservation
Environmental Studies B

Philosophy & Religious Studies
Philosophy B
Religion/Religious Studies B

Physical Sciences
Chemistry, General B
Geology/Earth Science, General B
Physics, General B

Psychology
Psychology, General B

Social Sciences
Economics, General B
Geography B
International Relations and Affairs B
Political Science and Government, General B
Sociology B

Visual & Performing Arts
Art History, Criticism and Conservation B
Dance, General B
Drama and Dramatics/Theater Arts, General B
Film/Cinema/Media Studies B
Fine/Studio Arts, General B
Music, General B

Learning outside the classroom

Many colleges offer special programs like the opportunity to study abroad or participate in internships to get on-the-job training. Nearly all colleges provide extra academic help or tutoring to students who need it.

Special Study Options

Accelerated Program

Double Major

Visiting/Exchange Student Program

Honors Program

Independent Study

Internships

Student-Designed Major

Teacher Certification

Off-Campus Study Options

Study Abroad

Washington Semester

Computer Services

250 Public computers, available in: Computer Center, Dorms, Libraries, Student Center

Dorms wired for access to campus-wide network

Dorms wired for high speed internet connections

Computer repair service available on campus

Student web hosting available

Wireless network available

Campus Life

Campus General Information

Size : Medium-sized

Unique Facilities : observatory, fine arts center, downhill and cross country ski areas, interactive language laboratories, 18-hole golf course

Geographic Location : 200 miles from Boston, 250 miles from New York City.

Small Town

Rural

Residential Campus

Total undergraduates : 2,580

First-time degree-seeking freshmen : 605

Degree-seeking undergrads : 2,555

Graduate enrollment : 95

Student General Information

All students average age : 20

Full time students average age : 20

In state students : 5.0%

Out of state students : 95.0%

Part Time students : <1%

Percentage of males : 47.0%

Percentage of females : 53.0%

Race/Ethnicity

Two or more races : 5.0%

Black African American : 4.0%

Asian : 7.0%

Hispanic/Latino : 10.0%

Race Ethnicity Unknown : 1.0%

White : 62.0%

Non-Resident Alien : 10.0%

Other Activities & Organizations

Student Newspaper : The Campus

Student Newspaper URL : www.middleburycampus.com

Housing Policies

First-year students living in college housing : 100.0%

All undergraduates living in college housing : 95.0%

Housing Options

Apartments For Single Students

Special Housing For Disabled Students

Theme Housing

Coed Housing

Additional Housing Options

Housing deposit : $300.00

Housing deposit due : May 1

Housing deposit is not refunded if student does not enroll.

Car is allowed for freshman

Pet is allowed in the Dorm

General Athletics

Team Name : Panthers

Sport Member : NCAA

Sport's Levels Available

Club

Intercollegiate

Intramural

NCAA Division III

Counseling And Wellness

Women's services

Alcohol/substance abuse counseling

Chaplain/spiritual director

Career counseling

Employment services for undergraduates

Financial aid counseling

Health services

Personal counseling

Placement services for graduates

Minority students services

Additional Programs for Students with Disabilities

Services and/or facilities for speech or communications disorders

Services and/or facilities for visually impaired

Wheelchair Accessibility

Services and/or facilities for hearing impaired

Partial services for students with learning disabilities

Academic Support Programs

Learning center

Reduced course load

Study skills assistance

Tutoring

Writing center

Activities

Y indicates available and N indicates not available

Activity Name

Available on Campus

Campus Ministries

Y

Choral Groups

Y

Concert Band

N

Dance Activity

Y

Drama/Theater

Y

Film Society

Y

Fraternities

N

Government or Political Activity

Y

International Student Organization

Y

Jazz Band

Y

Literary Magazine

Y

Marching Band

N

Model United Nations

Y

Music Ensembles

Y

Musical Theater

Y

Opera

N

Pep Band

Y

Radio Station

Y

Sororities

N

Student Newspaper

Y

Symphony Orchestra

Y

Television Station

N

Yearbook

Y

Sports

Sport Name

Levels Available

Badminton

Men's Intramural

Women's Intramural

Men's Club

Women's Club

Baseball

Men's Intercollegiate

Men's NCAA Division III

Basketball

Men's Intercollegiate

Women's Intercollegiate

Men's Intramural

Women's Intramural

Men's NCAA Division III

Women's NCAA Division III

Cross-Country

Men's Intercollegiate

Women's Intercollegiate

Men's NCAA Division III

Women's NCAA Division III

Diving

Men's Intercollegiate

Women's Intercollegiate

Equestrian

Men's Club

Women's Club

Field Hockey

Women's Intercollegiate

Women's NCAA Division III

Football

Men's Intercollegiate

Men's NCAA Division III

Football(non-tackle)

Men's Intramural

Women's Intramural

Golf

Men's Intercollegiate

Women's Intercollegiate

Men's Intramural

Women's Intramural

Men's NCAA Division III

Women's NCAA Division III

Ice Hockey

Men's Intercollegiate

Women's Intercollegiate

Men's Intramural

Women's Intramural

Men's NCAA Division III

Women's NCAA Division III

Lacrosse

Men's Intercollegiate

Women's Intercollegiate

Men's NCAA Division III

Women's NCAA Division III

Rowing (Crew)

Men's Club

Women's Club

Rugby

Men's Club

Women's Club

Sailing

Men's Club

Women's Club

Skiing

Men's Intercollegiate

Women's Intercollegiate

Men's NCAA Division III

Women's NCAA Division III

Soccer

Men's Intercollegiate

Women's Intercollegiate

Men's Intramural

Women's Intramural

Men's NCAA Division III

Women's NCAA Division III

Softball

Women's Intercollegiate

Men's Intramural

Women's Intramural

Women's NCAA Division III

Squash

Men's Intercollegiate

Women's Intercollegiate

Men's Intramural

Women's Intramural

Swimming

Men's Intercollegiate

Women's Intercollegiate

Men's NCAA Division III

Women's NCAA Division III

Table tennis

Men's Intramural

Women's Intramural

Tennis

Men's Intercollegiate

Women's Intercollegiate

Men's Intramural

Women's Intramural

Men's NCAA Division III

Women's NCAA Division III

Track and Field

Men's Intercollegiate

Women's Intercollegiate

Track: Indoor

Men's NCAA Division III

Women's NCAA Division III

Track: Outdoor

Men's NCAA Division III

Women's NCAA Division III

Ultimate Frisbee

Men's Club

Women's Club

Volleyball

Women's Intercollegiate

Men's Intramural

Women's Intramural

Men's Club

Women's Club

Women's NCAA Division III

Water Polo

Men's Club

Women's Club

Other Sports : cycling, badminton, fencing, figure skating, quidditch


Applying

General Applying Information

Application Fee: $65.00

Application fee notes: Paper/Online

Application Fee Waiver Available: Yes

Total applicants : 9,754

Admitted : 1,498

Enrolled : 605

Most selective 15.0% of applicants admitted

Applied early admission : 831

Admitted early admission : 372

Applied early action : --

Admitted early action : --

Plan Available for early admission : Early decision

Offered place on waitlist : 1,576

Number accepting place : 584

Accepted from list : 111



Admission stats are based on first-time, degree seeking freshmen from Fall 2016 and Fall 2017.

Very Important

Academic GPA

Character/Personal Qualities

Class Rank

Extracurricular Activities

Rigor of secondary school record

Talent/Ability

Important

Application Essay

Racial/Ethnic Status

Recommendations

Standardized Test Scores

Considered

Alumni Relation

First generation college student

Geographical Residence

Interview

Level of Applicant's Interest

Volunteer Work

Work Experience

SAT score use policy

Highest Section Scores Across Test Dates

Other Test Policies

Either the SAT, the ACT or 3 SAT Subject Tests optional

A note from the college

School record most important (including course selection and course load), followed by class rank, extracurricular activities, letters of recommendation, and test scores.

SAT Evidence Based Reading & Writing

700 - 800 : 62.0%

600 - 699 : 36.0%

500 - 599 : 2.0%

For the SAT, we don't yet have information on the percent of freshmen in each score range. We'll post that information when it's available in spring 2017.

SAT Math

700 - 800 : 70.0%

600 - 699 : 25.0%

500 - 599 : 5.0%

For the SAT, we don't yet have information on the percent of freshmen in each score range. We'll post that information when it's available in spring 2017.

ACT Composite

30 - 36 : 89.0%

24 - 29 : 11.0%

Advanced Placement Program (AP) Information

Offers credit for AP Exams : Yes

Offers placement into higher-level courses for AP Exams : Yes

Offers sophomore standing for qualifying AP scores : No

AP credit policy depends on student’s major, school, or program : Yes

From the college: Advanced placement credits may be used to anticipate course work at Middlebury. AP credits applied toward graduation will be counted toward the 16-course limit in the department granting the credit unless the department specifically states that the credits do not count toward the major. AP credits do not fulfill distribution requirements. Official AP Score reports must be reported to Middlebury College no later than the end of the studentÂ’s second semester.

High school Coursework

High school diploma or equivalent is not required

Course Name

Required

Recommended

English

0

4

Math

0

4

Science

0

3

Science Lab

0

3

Social Studies

0

3

Foreign Language

0

4

TEST Scores

Percent who submitted SAT scores : 41.0% and Percent who submitted ACT scores : 26.0%

Test Subjects

Middle 50% of First-Year Students

SAT Math

680 - 780

SAT Evidence Based Reading & Writing

670 - 750

ACT Composite

31 - 34


AP & Admission Policy

From the college: AP Exams may be used in lieu of or in combination with SAT when applying for admissions.

Exam

Min Score Required

Number of Credits (By single units, 1 course = 1 unit)

Equivalent Course(s)

Applicable Program

Art History

4

1

HARC 0100

All

Biology

5

1

--

All

Calculus AB

4

1

MATH 0121

All

Calculus BC

3

1*

MATH 0121

All

4

2

MATH 0121 and MATH 0122

All

Calculus BC: AB Subscore

4

1

MATH 0121

All

Chemistry

4

1

CHEM 0103

All

Chinese Language and Culture

4

1*

--

All

Comparative Government and Politics

4

1

PSCI 0103

All

Computer Science A

4

1

CSCI 0101, CSCI 0150

All

English Language and Composition

4

1*

--

All

English Literature and Composition

4

1*

--

All

European History

4

1

HIST 103 or 104

All

French Language and Culture

4

1*

--

All

German Language and Culture

4

1*

--

All

Human Geography

5

1

--

All

Italian Language and Culture

4

1

--

All

Latin

4

1*

--

All

Macroeconomics

4

1*

ECON 0150

All

5

1

ECON 0150

All

Microeconomics

4

1*

ECON 0155

All

5

1

ECON 0155

All

Music Theory

4

1*

MUSC 0160

All

Physics C: Mechanics

4

1

PHYS 0109

All

Psychology

4

1

PSYC 0105

All

Spanish Language and Culture

4

1*

--

All

Spanish Literature and Culture

4

1*

--

All

Statistics

4

1*

ECON 0210

All

United States Government and Politics

4

1

PSCI 0104

All

United States History

4

1

HIST 203 or 204

All

World History: Modern

4

1

--

All

*Check with the related academic department at the college for more information.


Paying

Financial Aid Distribution & Stats

% of scholarship / grants : 87.0%

% of loans / jobs : 13.0%

% of freshmen with need who received financial aid : 100.0%

% Applied for need-based aid : 51.0%

% Judged to have need : 89.0%

% that were offered aid : 89.0%

% that had need fully met : 100.0%

% of need met : 100.0%

Average 1st year financial aid package : $52,823.00

Avg non need-based aid : $5,000.00

Avg need-based scholarship or grant award : $49,740.00

Avg need-based loan : $3,214.00

Avg indebtedness at graduation : $19,838.00

Financial Aid Deadlines

Financial Aid Priority Deadline : Nov 15

Regular Financial Aid Deadline : Feb 1

Financial Aid Notification Date : Apr 1

Respond By Date : May 1

Contact Information

Financial aid contact name : Kim Downs-Burns

Financial aid office phone : (802) 443-5158

Financial Aid Forms

Domestic first-year financial aid applicants must submit the following forms, if applicable:

FAFSA

CSS/Financial Aid PROFILE

Institution's own financial aid form

Noncustodial Profile

Financial Aid Policies

This school practices need-blind admissions.

Work Study Programs

Nights

Weekends

Tuition payment plans

Credit card payment

External finance company

Installment payment

Prepayment Discount

Tuition at time of first enrollment guaranteed only to students making advance payment

Annual College Costs

Cost Category

On Campus

Off Campus

At Home

In-state tuition and fees:

$58,316.00

$58,316.00

$58,316.00

Out-of-state tuition and fees:

$58,316.00

$58,316.00

$58,316.00

Room and board:

$16,630.00

--

--

Books and supplies:

$1,000.00

$1,000.00

$1,000.00

Estimated personal expenses:

$1,000.00

--

--

Transportation expenses:

--

$200.00

--

Estimated Total In-state:

$76,946.00

$59,516.00

$59,316.00

Estimated Total Out-of-state:

$76,946.00

$59,516.00

$59,316.00

The prices listed above are probably not what you and your family will pay. Most college students receive financial aid, which reduces the amount the family actually pays. For U.S. colleges, use the college's net price calculator to get the best estimate of what your family will pay.


For Transfer Students

Credit Information

Minimum number of credits: --

Minimum college GPA (on a 4.0 scale): --

Lowest grade earned for course that may be transferred for credit (on a 4.0 scale): 1.7

Maximum credits/courses from a 2-year institution: 18

Maximum credits/courses from a 4-year institution: 18

Minimum credits transfers must complete to earn bachelor's degree: 18

Admission Requirements (Required)

High School Transcript

College Transcript(s)

Essay or Personal Statement

Standardized Test Scores

Statement of good standing from Prior Institution(s)

Students who applied for transfer

Total students who applied for transfer: 240

Transfers admitted percentage: 12.0%

Transfers admitted: 30

Transfers enrolled percentage: 2.0%

Transfers enrolled: 6

Terms in which transfer students may enroll

Fall

Spring

Transfers accepted as

Sophomore

Junior

Services for students transferring IN from another school

Advisor

Orientation

Special Requirements

--

For International Students

Admission for International Students

International Application Due for Fall 2021: Jan 1

Application fee: $65.00

Annual College Costs

Tuition and Fees: $58,316.00

Room & Board(on-campus): $16,630.00

Room & Board(off-campus): --

Additional estimated expenses: --

Costs per credit hour: --

Financial Aid

International students eligible for need based aid

Total Amount Awarded: $8,961,114.00

Number of enrolled international undergraduates received aid: 141

Non-resident aliens must submit the following financial aid forms:

CSS/Financial Aid PROFILE

Foreign Student Certification of Finances

Foreign Student Financial Aid Application

Tests for International Students

TOEFL Required of non-resident alien applicants

TOEFL (internet-based test) average score: --

TOEFL (internet-based test) minimum score: --

TOEFL (paper) average score: --

TOEFL (paper) minimum score: --

Services for International Students

Special International Student Orientation Program

International Student Adviser