2024-2025 Dates

Fall Semester: August 26 - December 13

Spring Semester: January 20 - May 16

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. The winter/spring 2025 CCCS program runs January 2nd to May 16th.

The Middlebury Global Security Semester and International Studies Semester are offered both fall and spring.

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 2024-2025 MIIS calendar.

2024-2025 Fees

Program Fees

  • Tuition: $28,108
  • Student Activity Fee: $85
  • Student Resources Fee: $150*

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

Munras Dorm Fees


  • Single room $6,765/semester
  • Double room $5,608/semester (per person)
  • Triple room $5,098/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 $94/night, 20 nights = $1,883
  • Double: about $79/night, 20 nights = $1,586
  • Triple: about $71/night, 20 nights = $1,421

Note: Study Away at Monterey students are generally placed in double or triple rooms. Please be in touch if you have questions about this.

Estimated Living Expenses

2024–2025 Academic Year

Estimated Living Expenses Per Semester Per Year
Books/Supplies $150 $300
Housing/Food* $9,281 $18,562
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 Munras Residence Hall.

**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.