MiddCORE Remote June 2020

MiddCORE is moving online for the summer of 2020. Due to many requests from students to allow more time to apply. MiddCORE is now accepting applications are on a rolling bases until May 18. However space is limited. 

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Why Apply


MiddCORE Remote Summer Program: June 1-26, 2020


Tuition: $7,235 no room and board

Additional need based financial aid available.

MiddCORE Remote

MiddCORE 2020 will be delivered through remote learning. You will have a combination of small group sessions with mentors, prerecorded sessions, podcasts, community building reflections, and collaborate with peers. Some synchronous classes will be required.

College Course Credit

MiddCORE graduates gain first-hand experience of life’s essential skills as well as one Middlebury College course credit (or the equivalent of 3 semester-hour credits). Middlebury College students are encouraged to read the Middlebury College handbook policies on summer study credit and how it affects the 36 credits required to graduate.

Application Details

In order to apply to MiddCORE, you will be redirected to a Middlebury secure login page and asked to create an account.

There are 2 components to the MiddCORE Summer Program Application

1. Written Application

Personal Contact and Demographic Information
• Emergency Contact Information (Parent or Guardian)
• Academic and Community Standards Information 
• Provide contact information for one reference (references can be professors from College, high school teachers, people you have worked with in the past (before, during or after College) or anyone you think would be able to talk about working with you!)
• Respond to essay questions with an optional video submission

Essay Question 1: Please provide us with a leader that you admire. What are the exemplary behaviors that they display and how does their leadership style impact others?

Optional Essay: Is there anything else you would like us to know about you?

2. One Reference Form
An email request will go out to your respective references 24 hours after your application is submitted. No application will be considered complete until your recommendation forms have been returned. Out of professional courtesy, please make sure your references are aware that a request is coming from the MiddCORE program.

Financial Aid

Limited financial aid for the summer 2020 program is available according to Middlebury College’s need-based criteria, as funds permit.

Middlebury students on financial aid are eligible for financial aid for the summer program as funds permit.

Non-Middlebury students may apply for scholarship funding by submitting their financial aid award letter from their home institution upon acceptance to the program. They are also encouraged to inquire about funding opportunities at their home institution. 

For International Students

MiddCORE participants located outside the U.S. will join the program  from abroad, and will not need a U.S. visa status to participate in 2020.

Individuals already in the U.S. may participate in MiddCORE offered remotely (i.e. not on-site/not in-person), if their visa status allows for full-time study in that format. Those who are unsure should consult with the sponsor of their visa (their school or employer) or an immigration attorney to confirm.

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