2023-2024 Dates

Fall Semester: August 28 - December 15*

Spring Semester: January 22 - May 17**

*The Middlebury Language Education Semester is only offered during the fall semester.

**The Middlebury California Coast and Climate Semester (CCCS) is only offered in the spring and follows a different calendar, as there is a winter term component. Please refer to the CCCS webpage for details.

For Middlebury College students: If you study at MIIS for the spring semester in the Global Security Semester or the International Studies Semester, you may not enroll in J-term on the Vermont campus. You will earn a Winter Term Equivalent credit (WTEQ) if you enroll in a full load of courses at MIIS.

Click here for the full 2023-2024 MIIS calendar.

2023-2024 Fees

Program Fees

  • Tuition: $26,606
  • Student Activity Fee: $85
  • Student Resources Fee: $150*
  • Student Tuition Recovery Fund: $67.50**

*Used to fund the health education and student support specialist and to cover the costs associated with the TimelyCare Service.

**Necessary to comply with California state laws.

Munras Dorm Fees


  • Single room $6,552/semester
  • Double room $5,431/semester (per person)
  • Triple room $4,938/semester (per person)

Students participating in the California Coast and Climate Semester (CCCS) will be on campus in early January for the CCCS winter term.

There will be a daily rate charged for those extra days.

  • Single: about $57/night, 20 nights = $1,140
  • Double: about $48/night, 20 nights = $960
  • Triple: about $43/night, 20 nights = $860

Estimated Living Expenses

2023–2024 Academic Year

Estimated Living Expenses Per Semester Per Year
Books/Supplies $150 $300
Housing/Food* $9,068 $18,136
Travel/Local Transportation $735 $1,470
Personal $900 $1,800
Health Insurance**

*There is no cafeteria or meal plan at MIIS. Students have access to the kitchens in the dorm.

**Students are required to have health insurance during the entirety of their program. Visit our health insurance guide for more health insurance options and resources.

Financial Aid

For Middlebury College students, financial aid travels to Monterey. Additional out-of-pocket expenses and travel to MIIS will be factored into your financial aid award. 

Students from other institutions should contact their financial aid office.

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