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Apply to J-term MiddCORE

The Winter Program will be in-person this January and is only open to Middlebury Undergraduates and takes place during Winter Term (J-Term). Applications for Winter Term 2022 are due Friday at 5:00 p.m. EST, October 29th. You will find out if you are accepted on Sunday, October 31st, and class registration will begin on Monday, November 1st through Thursday, November 4th. 

Apply to MiddCORE J-term


2022 MiddCORE J-term Program: January 6–February 2, 2022

A Typical Day in MiddCORE 2022

Frequently Asked Questions


All students who apply will receive an email notifying them of our admissions decision by 8 p.m. on Sunday, October 31st. Registration begins on Monday, November 1st through Thursday, November 4th. If you apply and are accepted, you will still need to register during J-Term registration.


No. J-Term MiddCORE costs are covered by your Middlebury College tuition payment.


A limited amount of financial aid is available to students who might otherwise be unable to enroll due to work-study or other financial obligations. If you are interested in receiving information about financial aid please email

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