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Middlebury College welcomes applications from undocumented and Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals (DACA) students.

We seek to enroll the best and most promising students regardless of their circumstances. Middlebury is and will remain unwaveringly committed to providing educational opportunities to students without regard to nationality, place of birth, immigration status, gender, race, ethnicity, sexual orientation, or economic status.

Application Process

If you are an undocumented or DACA student, please follow the same application instructions as any other student. We evaluate applications from undocumented prospective students under our need-blind admissions policy with a commitment to meet full demonstrated financial need.

Financial Aid

Middlebury meets 100% of demonstrated financial need for all of our admitted students, regardless of country of citizenship or immigration status. To apply for financial aid, please read about our affordability and complete the CSS Profile by the following deadlines. You do not need to submit the FAFSA to apply for financial aid.

Admission Option Deadline
Early Decision I November 1
Early Decision II January 1
Regular Decision February 1
Transfer Fall March 1
Transfer Spring November 1

Support on Campus

Middlebury supports undocumented and DACA-designated students throughout their time here.

Miguel Fernández, Middlebury's Chief Diversity Officer, serves as the point person for current undocumented and DACA students.

International Student and Scholar Services (ISSS) provides DACA Resources as a reference for our community.