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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 Dates

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.

Application Deadlines

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 2018 Admission

March 30: Round Three Deadline

May 15: Final Deadline

Admission Decision

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.

How-To Videos

Watch our videos on how to apply, how to finance your education, and how to ace your admissions interview. We also include customized instructions for international students. 

Application Checklist

  • Online application, which includes the following:

    • Essays

    • Résumé or curriculum vitae

    • Personal scholarship statement

  • $65 application fee

  • Undergraduate transcripts

  • One letter of recommendation (two preferred)

  • Interview in person or via Skype

  • GRE or GMAT scores (not required)

  • TOEFL or IELTS scores (required only for nonnative English speakers, minimum preferred scores vary by program)

  • Second language proficiency (requirements vary by program)