The study of chemistry and biochemistry is fun, exciting, and practical. It is fun to understand matter and its changes, and it is satisfying to actively participate in the improvement of our world.

The Department of Chemistry and Biochemistry at Middlebury is the right place for those who seek an excellent and stimulating education, intellectual challenge, fun, and multiple career opportunities upon graduation. We have the very best of everything: idyllic setting, devoted faculty members, a wide range of exciting course offerings, an active undergraduate research program, a full complement of state-of-the-art instrumentation and a vital student body.

Our majors are certified by the American Chemical Society.




Department of Chemistry & Biochemistry

McCardell Bicentennial Hall
276 Bicentennial Way
Middlebury College
Middlebury, VT 05753