Here are general instructions for completing your Middlebury Institute application. Be sure to review your degree program of choice for details and specific requirements.
Start your online application.
We offer fall admission for all degree programs and spring admission for select programs. Check your degree program of choice to see if a spring start is an option. For start dates, visit the academic calendar.
Scholarships are awarded on a first-come, first-served basis. The earlier you apply, the more likely you are to receive our largest scholarships, so we encourage you to submit your application as soon as possible.
Fall 2022 Admission
August 15: Extended Deadline for online students
- If you plan to take your courses online this fall, please apply by August 15.
- We are still accepting applications for on-site fall students who do not require a visa to study in the U.S. on a case-by-case basis. Contact your enrollment advisor to discuss your options.
August 15: Round One Deadline
October 1: Final Deadline for international students
- Due to visa processing times, international students planning to study on-site should apply by this deadline
- U.S. applicants and online students are also encouraged to meet this deadline to maximize scholarship opportunities
December 5: Final Deadline for U.S. citizens and permanent residents
We will notify you of our admission decision four to six weeks after receiving your complete application. The review process may be longer than six weeks for students who need to provide additional information regarding their language proficiency.
Watch our videos on how to apply and how to finance your education. We also include customized instructions for international students.
Submit your online application to access our guide How to Ace Your Admissions Interview. If you have already submitted your application and have not received the guide, please contact your enrollment advisor.
Visit the How to Apply page for your program of interest to see the appropriate application checklist as some requirements vary by program.