After reviewing these FAQs, you can learn more about enrollment by visiting our Admissions website, contacting your enrollment advisor, or emailing

Frequently Asked Questions

Never has the Middlebury Institute felt more crucial as an institution. The pandemic is the kind of global crisis that inspired the creation of the Institute in 1955 and has drawn graduate students over the years to develop their skills and intellects to take on the world’s most intractable problems. We keep advancing through this crisis knowing the world will be in some measure better because our students and alumni are working to address this challenge and others of similar gravity.

Additionally, economic downturns have historically been a good time for students to enroll in graduate programs in order to best position themselves for opportunities that will emerge when the economy recovers. 

Yes, after you have deposited, please fill out this form to confirm your enrollment so that we can be sure you are joining us this fall.

The deadline to request a deposit refund from a canceled fall 2020 enrollment has now passed.

The deadline to request a deferral of a fall 2020 enrollment to a future term has now passed.

Since we are remote, you will not need to relocate, so we have added a remote learning extended deadline for both U.S. and international students. The new remote extended deadline is August 1, 2020, but we encourage you to apply as soon as possible.