All international programs/projects need some level of approval from Middlebury/MIIS. Prior to committing to an international initiative, you should consult the Program Approval form to determine what level of approval is needed.
Please refer to the Planning Checklist for New Programs Abroad to assist you in identifying issues about which you should be aware in your planning process.
Faculty and staff planning trips abroad should refer to the Pre-Departure Checklist for Faculty & Staff Going Abroad. If your program/project involves students, you and the students should refer to the Pre-Departure Checklist for Students Going Abroad.