Vermont Campus, Summer 2018

Contact the Bread Loaf School of English office (summer and year-round):

Telephone: 802.443.5418
FAX : 802.443.2060
Theater Box Office: 802.443.2771
(see the "Contact Us" page on left for more staff information)

Summer staff:

Director's assistants: Brian Dorsam, Mary Stewart, Maki Yordan
The Crumb editor: Michael Pappa

Contact students, faculty, summer staff:

Student rooms do not have their own telephones. Call the Bread Loaf switchboard (the Inn Front Desk) at 802.443.2700 between 8 a.m.-11 p.m. to be connected to dorm telephones, or to leave a message. After 11 p.m., emergency messages can be left with the Middlebury College Security Office at 802.443.5911.

Summer mailing address:

For USPS mail:

Bread Loaf School of English
Middlebury College
PO Box 216
Ripton, VT 05766

(Mail may be forwarded to Bread Loaf through August 2nd.)

For FedEx, UPS, or other carrier who requires physical address:

Bread Loaf School of English
Middlebury College
4229 Route 125
Ripton, VT 05766

Front Desk, Bread Loaf Inn:

Telephone: 802.443.2700 (June 26–August 12)
Front Desk staff: Edward and Victoria Brown (Inn managers), Kalli Federhofer, Matt Fiorentino, MacNair Randall, Peter Newton
Front Desk hours: Monday-Saturday: 8 a.m.–11 p.m.; Sunday: 9 a.m.–11 p.m. (After hours telephone emergency messages can be left with the Middlebury Security Office at 802.443.5911)


A sheet with emergency instructions and numbers can be found near all campus telephones. For medical, fire, or other catastrophic emergencies, first call 911. Then contact the Front Desk at ext. 2700 (or 802.443.2700). After hours, all calls to the Front Desk will be routed to the Department of Public Safety on the main Middlebury campus.

Ambulance, Police, or Fire Department:              911

Front Desk, Bread Loaf Inn:                               ext. 2700 (802.443.2700)

Dept. of Public Safety, Middlebury College        ext. 5911 (802.443.5911)

Meal Times

Breakfast (Monday–Thursday)        7:15-8 a.m.
Breakfast (Friday-Sunday)              8:00-9  a.m.
Lunch (Monday–Thursday)              12:45-1:30  p.m.
Lunch (Friday-Sunday)                   12:45-1:30  p.m. 
Dinner (every day)                         6-6:45 p.m.

Weekday meals (Sunday dinner through Thursday dinner) are served by student waiters. On weekends (Friday breakfast through Sunday lunch), meals are served cafeteria style. 

Library Hours:

The Davison Memorial Library, Bread Loaf Campus, is open 24 hours a day, seven days a week.

Events, activities, and other information:
Summer 2018 Commencement
Commencement at Bread Loaf's Vermont campus will be held on Saturday, August 11. Contact the Bread Loaf office for more information.