Students hiking in Wadi Rum.

Dates

Fall 2019

Saturday, August 31

*** Students Arrive in Amman

Sunday, September 1 – Thursday, September 5

Fall Orientation Week

Sunday, September 8

Classes Begin

Sunday, September 8 – Wednesday, September 18

Add and Drop Period

Tuesday, September 11
(date may change)

Islamic New Year (no classes)

Sunday, October 13 – Wednesday, October 16

Mid-Term Exams

Friday, October 18 – Saturday, October 26

Midterm Break

Thursday, October 31

Reflection Day

Saturday, November 9 
(Date may change)

Birth of the Prophet (public holiday)

Sunday, November 10 - Thursday, November 14

Project Week

Wednesday, December 11

Last Day of Classes

Sunday, December 15 – Wednesday, December 18

Final Exams

Thursday, December 19

End-of-Semester Celebration (flights can be scheduled anytime after this date.)

 

 *Dates are subject to change.

Spring 2020

Saturday, January 25

*** Students Arrive in Amman

Sunday, January 26 – Thursday, January 30

Spring Orientation Week

Sunday, February 2

Classes Begin

Sunday, February 2 – Wednesday, February 12

Add and Drop Period

Sunday, March 8 – Wednesday, March 11

Mid-Term Exams

Friday, March 13 – Saturday, March 21

Mid-Term Break

Thursday, March 26

Reflection Day

Sunday, April 5 –
Thursday, April 9

Project Week

Friday, May 1

Labor Day (public holiday)

Wednesday, May 6

Last Day of Classes

Sunday, May 10 - Wednesday, May 13

Final Exams

Thursday, May 14

End-of-Semester Celebration (flights can be scheduled anytime after this date.)

 

 *Dates are subject to change.

 

2019-2020 Fees

Semester Tuition (includes health insurance): $15,975
Year Tuition (includes health insurance): $31,950

Middlebury College students pay an additional $1,750 study abroad fee per semester.

Estimated Out-of-Pocket Expenses

  Semester Year
Room/Board $3,500 $7,910
Books/Supplies $100 $200
Personal $1,200 $2,400
Travel from New York $1,270 $1,270
Visa/Residency Permit $175 $225
Total $6,245 $12,005

Note: Personal expenses cover some basic necessities (local transportation, cell phone, bank fees, program-sponsored excursions, etc.) and do not include your discretionary spending (e.g. entertainment, fitness, and travel). All fees subject to change. Exchange rate used: 1 JD (dinar) = $1.40.