General Admission Requirements

Qualified undergraduates enrolled at other colleges and universities may apply to any of the Schools Abroad. Students must have achieved an average of B or better in their major and language courses, and an overall average of B- or better.

All students are expected to enroll in a language course the semester prior to going abroad. If students do not have adequate language preparation, they may be required to attend the appropriate summer Language School at Middlebury College prior to enrollment in a School Abroad.

Program-Specific Requirements

ArgentinaCompletion of 2nd year Spanish, plus one content course taught in Spanish
BrazilCompletion of 2nd year Portuguese
ChileCompletion of 2nd year Spanish, plus one content course taught in Spanish
China

Beijing & Kunming: Completion of 2nd year Chinese, a fifth semester is preferred
Hangzhou: Completion of 1st year Chinese, a third semester is strongly preferred for spring semester. (Students from Middlebury College, however, must have completed 2nd year Chinese.)

France/CameroonCompletion of 2nd year French, plus one content course taught in French
GermanyCompletion of 3rd year German, including two content courses taught in German. Applicants who have completed two years of German may complete an oral interview to demonstrate their qualifications for the program. (This option is not available for Middlebury undergraduates.) Applicants with just two years will take a preparatory intensive language course before classes start.  Junior standing is also required.
IndiaNo language requirement; university courses are taught in English. 
Israel

For Fall Semester: Completion of 2nd year (college-level) Modern Hebrew;
For Spring Semester: Completion of 1 semester of college-level Intermediate Modern Hebrew, plus a winter Ulpan at BGU.

Italy

Florence: Beginner Track: No prior Italian required; students expected to take Italian language courses and adhere to the Language Pledge. Junior standing.  Not available to Middlebury students.
Florence: Intermediate Track: Completion of 1st year Italian (or equivalent; an oral interview may be completed to demonstrate qualifications). Junior standing.  Not available to Middlebury students.
Advanced Track: Completion of 2nd year Italian. Content course taught in Italian strongly recommended. Junior standing.

JapanCompletion of 2nd year Japanese
JordanCompletion of 2nd year Arabic. (Middlebury students who will be meeting this requirement at the summer Arabic School must complete Level 2.5 or higher. For the spring semester, a fifth semester is strongly preferred.)
MoroccoCompletion of 2nd year Arabic. (Middlebury students who will be meeting this requirement at the summer Arabic School must complete Level 2.5 or higher. For the spring semester, a fifth semester is strongly preferred.)
RussiaCompletion of 2nd year Russian
Spain

Completion of 2nd year Spanish, plus one content course taught in Spanish

United Kingdom

3.5 GPA required; must be enrolled in an accredited Bachelor's Degree program. No language requirement. (3.0 GPA required for summer Museum Studies.)

Uruguay

Completion of 2nd year Spanish, plus one content course taught in Spanish