Middlebury

Middlebury College

14 Old Chapel Rd, Middlebury, United States
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  • Textbook Notes
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  • Study Guides
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  • Currently Enrolled
    17
  • Previously Enrolled
    38

Overview of Middlebury College (Middlebury)

About this school

Middlebury, founded in 1800, is a private, liberal arts college. Its 350-acre campus is located in Middlebury, 40 miles south of Burlington.
  • Institution Type


    Private

  • Undergraduate Students


    • Undergraduate Students:2,561
    • Men:1,235 (48.2%)
    • Women:1,326 (51.8%)

Location

Admission Information (Middlebury)

Freshman Admission Requirements

Difficulty of Admission


Admission to Middlebury College is most difficult: more than 75% of freshmen were in the top 10% of their high school class and scored over 1310 on the SAT I or over 29 on the ACT; about 30% or fewer of all applicants accepted.

High School Preparation


  • High School Graduation:

    High school diploma or equivalent is not required

  • High School Program:

Required Or Recomended High School Units


SubjectRequired UnitsRecommended Units
English
-
4
Mathematics
-
4
Science
-
3
Foreign Language
-
4
Social Studies
-
3
History
-
-
Academic Electives
-
-

Examinations Required


ExamRequiredScores Due Date
SAT or ACT
-
-
SAT Only
-
-
ACT Only
-
-
SAT and SAT Subject Tests, or ACT
Required
January 1
SAT Subject Tests Only
-
-
Essay/TestStatusScores Due Date
SAT Essay Component Policy
Not reported
ACT Writing Test Policy
Accepted with or without writing component
Use of SAT/ACT Essay
SAT: Not used ACT: Not used

Admission Details

Admissions Office


Address
-
City, State, Zip
Middlebury, VT  05753-6002
Phone
(802) 443-3000
Fax
(802) 443-2056
Email

Application Dates And Fees


Regular Admission Deadline
January 1
Application Fee
$65
Application Fee Waiver
Available
Regular Admission Notification
March 31
Accept Offer Of Admission
May 1
Waiting List Used
Yes
Defer Admission
Student can defer admission
Transfer Admission
Transfer applications accepted

Early Admission


Early Decision Offered
Yes
Early Decision Deadline
November 1, January 1
Early Decision Notification
December 15, February 15
Early Action Offered
No
Early Action Deadline
-
Early Action Notification
-

Application Form


Common Application
Accepted
Universal College Application
Not accepted
Electronic Application

Other Application Requirements


Interview
Not Required
Essay Or Personal Statement
Required for all freshmen
Letters Of Recommendation
2 required for all freshmen
Other
-
Financial Need
Financial need is not a consideration in the admissions process

Selection of Students

Factors involed in acceptance process.
4 star = most important, 1 star = least important.

FactorImportance
Rigor of Secondary School Record
Academic GPA
Standardized Tests
Class Rank
Recommendations
Essay
Interview
Level of Applicant's Interest
Extracurricular Activities
Volunteer Work
Particular|Talent/Ability
Character/Personal Qualities
First Generation to Attend College
State Residency
Geographic Residence
Relation with Alumnus
Religious Affiliation/ Commitment
Ethnicity
Work Experience

Profile of Fall Admission

Overall Admission Rate


Overall Admission Rate
17% of 8,909 applicants were admitted
Women
16% of 4,991 applicants were admitted
Men
19% of 3,918 applicants were admitted

Students Enrolled


Students Enrolled
635 (42%) of 1,523 admitted students enrolled
Women
319 (41%) of 781 admitted students enrolled
Men
316 (43%) of 742 admitted students enrolled

Grade Point Average of Enrolled First-Year Students


Average GPA
Not reported
375 And Above
Not reported
3.50 - 3.74
Not reported
3.25 - 3.49
Not reported
3.00 - 3.24
Not reported
2.50 - 2.99
Not reported
2.00 - 2.49
Not reported

SAT Score of Enrolled First-Year Students


Sat Math
704 average |660-760 range of middle 50%
• Score 700 - 800
57%
• Score 600 - 700
37%
• Score 500 - 600
6%
• Score 400 - 500
0%
• Score 300 - 400
0%
• Score 200 - 300
0%
Sat Critical Reading
700 average |660-750 range of middle 50%
• Score 700 - 800
57%
• Score 600 - 700
38%
• Score 500 - 600
5%
• Score 400 - 500
0%
• Score 300 - 400
0%
• Score 200 - 300
0%

ACT Scores of Enrolled First-Year Students


Act Composite
32 average |30-24 range of middle 50%
• Score 30 - 36
81%
• Score 24 - 29
18%
• Score 18 - 23
2%
• Score 12 - 17
0%
• Score 6 - 11
0%
• Score 5 Or Below
0%

Tuition & Financial Aid (Middlebury)

Tuition & Expenses

Cost of Attendance


  • Books & Supplies: - $52,496 (76.67679364337462%)
  • Room & Board: - $14,968 (21.862584716055153%)
  • Other Expences: - $1,000 (1.4606216405702266%)
  • Tuition & Fees: - Not reported
Books & Supplies
Room & Board
Other Expences
Tuition & Fees

Payment Plans


Middlebury College accepts prepayment plan

Applying for Financial Aid

Financial Aid Office


Email
Website
Net Price Calculator Url

Application Process


Application Deadline
Priority deadline November 15 | Final deadline February 1
Award Notification Date
On or about April 1
Methodology For Awarding Institutional Aid
Federal and Institutional Methodologies

Forms Required


Forms RequiredFiling Cost
FAFSA| Code is 003691
Free
Institution's own form
-

Profile of 2017-18 Financial Aid

First-Year Student


Financial Aid Applicants
367 (57.8%) of freshmen
Found To Have Financial Need
291 (79.3%) of applicants
Received Financial Aid
291 (100.0%) of applicants with financial need
Need Fully Met
291 (100.0%) of aid recipients
Average Percent Of Need Met
100%
Average Award
$50,113
• Need-Based Gift
Received by 290 (99.7%) of aid recipients, average amount $47,092
• Need-Based Self-Help
Received by 265 (91.1%) of aid recipients, average amount $3,908
• Merit Based Gift
Not reported
Merit Based Gift
1 (.2%) of freshmen had no financial need and received merit aid, average amount $5,000

All Undergraduates


Financial Aid Applicants
1,344 (53.5%) of undergraduates
Found To Have Financial Need
1,138 (84.7%) of applicants
Received Financial Aid
1,138 (100.0%) of applicants with financial need
Need Fully Met
1,138 (100.0%) of aid recipients
Average Percent Of Need Met
100%
Average Award
$50,792
• Need-Based Gift
Received by 1,114 (97.9%) of aid recipients, average amount $47,439
• Need-Based Self-Help
Received by 1,027 (90.2%) of aid recipients, average amount $4,398
• Merit Based Gift
Not reported
Merit Based Gift
5 (.2%) of undergraduates had no financial need and received merit aid, average amount $5,000

Borrowing


2016 Graduates with Loans
46%
Average Indebtedness Of 2016 Graduates
$19,382
Parents Borrowing Plus Loans
-
Parents Of Students Receiving Aid
Not reported
Parents Of Students Not Receiving Aid
Not reported

Financial Aid Programs

Scholarchips And Grants


Need Based Available
Federal Pell grants, SEOG, State scholarships, Institutional scholarships, Private scholarships
Non Need Based Available
None

Non-Need Awards


Academic Interest/Achievement
Not reported
Creative Arts/Performance
Not reported
Special Achievements/Activities
Not reported
Special Characteristics
Not reported

Employment


Work-Study Programs
Federal work study available, other work study available
Average Earnings from On-Campus Employment
Not reported

Academics & Instruction (Middlebury)

Academics Overview

Academic Calendar System


4-1-4

Summer Session


Offered

Graduation Requirements

General Education/Core Cirriculum


Required

Computer


Not required

Foreign Language


Not required

Math/Science


Not required

Faculty & Instruction

Full-Time Faculty


293

Part-Time Faculty


50

Full-Time Faculty With Ph.D./Terminal Degree


82%

Regular Class Size


  • 2-9 students: - 25% of classes
  • 10-19 students: - 43% of classes
  • 20-29 students: - 20% of classes
  • 30-39 students: - 8% of classes
  • 40-49 students: - 3% of classes
  • 50-99 students: - 2% of classes
% of Classes
2-9
10-19
20-29
30-39
40-49
50-99
# of Students

Discussion Section/Lab Class Size


  • Not reported

Advanced Placement

International Baccalaureate


Accepted

Advanced Placement (AP) Examinations


Accepted for placement and credit

Sophomore Standing


Available through AP examinations

Academic Resources

Libraries


Library Available On Campus
Yes
Holdings
1,409,418

Computing


Computer Ownership
Students not required to own/lease a computer
Computers Available On Campus
250
Internet E Mail Access
Not reported

Academic Support Services

Remedial Instruction


Not Offered

Tutoring


Available

Services for Students Requiring Accommodations


Available

Services for Students with Accessibility Needs


Middlebury College provides hearing impaired services, speech disorders services, visually impaired services, wheelchair access

Undergraduate Retention & Graduation

Returning First-Year Students


96.0%

Students Graduating Within 4 Years


86.2%

Students Graduating Within 5 Years


93.4%

Students Graduating Within 6 Years


95.0%

Programs & Majors (Middlebury)

Undergraduate Education

Undergraduate Majors (50)


  • African Studies
  • American/United States Studies/Civilization
  • Arabic Language and Literature
  • Art History, Criticism and Conservation
  • Biochemistry
  • Biochemistry and Molecular Biology
  • Biology/Biological Sciences, General
  • Chemistry, General
  • Chinese Language and Literature
  • Cinematography and Film/Video Production
  • Classics and Classical Languages, Literatures, and Linguistics, General
  • Comparative Literature
  • Computer Science
  • Dance, General
  • Drama and Dramatics/Theatre Arts, General
  • East Asian Studies
  • Economics, General
  • English Language and Literature/Letters, Other
  • Environmental Studies
  • European Studies/Civilization
  • Film/Cinema/Video Studies
  • Fine/Studio Arts, General
  • French Language and Literature
  • Geography
  • Geology/Earth Science, General
  • German Language and Literature
  • History, General
  • International Relations and Affairs
  • Italian Language and Literature
  • Japanese Language and Literature
  • Latin American Studies
  • Liberal Arts and Sciences/Liberal Studies
  • Mathematics, General
  • Modern Languages
  • Molecular Biology
  • Music, General
  • Near and Middle Eastern Studies
  • Neuroscience
  • Philosophy
  • Physics, General
  • Political Science and Government, General
  • Psychology, General
  • Religion/Religious Studies
  • Russian Language and Literature
  • Russian Studies
  • Russian, Central European, East European and Eurasian Studies
  • Sociology
  • South Asian Studies
  • Spanish Language and Literature
  • Women's Studies

Most Popular Disciplines


Offered

Professional Degree Programs


No online degree programs

Special Programs


Accelerated program, Student-designed major, Double major, Honors program, Independent study, Internships, Study abroad, Summer session

Study Abroad


Social sciences, Biological/life sciences, Visual and performing arts

Online Degrees


Engineering

Graduate and Professional Education

Master's Degrees Offered


Master of Letters, Master of Arts

Master's Programs of Study (8)


  • Chinese
  • English
  • French
  • German
  • Italian
  • Near and Middle Eastern Languages
  • Russian
  • Spanish

Campus Life (Middlebury)

Location & Geography

Population


8,183

Nearest Metropolitan Area


350 acres

Environment


Small town/city

Campus Size


Weather


Temperature
7.5 average low in January, 75.8 average high in September
Rain
155 rainy days per year

Available Transportation


Nearest Airport
35 mile(s) from campus in Burlington
Nearest Bus Station
Middlebury
Nearest Train Station
35 mile(s) from campus in Essex Junction

Housing

College Housing


College offers housing to students

Types of Housing


Coed housing, disabled student housing

Students of College Housing


95% of all students

Housing Restrictions


Students required to live on campus through junior year

Freshman Housing Guarantee


Freshmen are guaranteed housing

Students Living Off Campus/Commuting


5%

Security

24-Hour Emergency Phone/Alarm Devices


Available

24-Hour Security Patrols


Available

Late-Night Transport/Escort Services


Available

Electronically Operated Housing Entrances


Available

Personal Support Services

Health Service


Offered

Personal Counseling


Offered

Child Care


Not offered

Sports & Recreation

School Athletics


Athletic Conferences
NCAA Division III
Mascot
Panthers
School Colors
Navy and white

Intercollegiate Athletics (Women)


FactorOfferedScholarships Given
Baseball
Basketball
Cross-Country Running
Field Hockey
Football
Golf
Ice Hockey
Lacrosse
Skiing (Cross-Country)
Skiing (Downhill)
Soccer
Softball
Squash
Swimming And Diving
Tennis
Track And Field
Volleyball

Intercollegiate Athletics (Men)


SportOfferedScholarships Given
Baseball
Basketball
Cross-Country Running
Field Hockey
Football
Golf
Ice Hockey
Lacrosse
Skiing (Cross-Country)
Skiing (Downhill)
Soccer
Softball
Squash
Swimming And Diving
Tennis
Track And Field
Volleyball

Recreational Sports


Intramural Sports
basketball, football, golf, ice hockey, soccer, softball, squash, tennis

Student Activities

Activities And Organizations


Middlebury College offers choral groups, drama theatre, radio station, student newspaper, middlebury college activities board, middlebury mountain club, student government association, international students organization, wrmc

Sororities


Fraternities


ROTC


Army ROTC is offered off campus

Student Body

Co-educational


Yes

Number of Full-Time Undergraduates


2,531

Undergraduates


All Undergraduates
2,561
Women
1,326
Men
1,235

Ethnicity of Students from U.S.


  • 0.0% American Indian/Alaskan Native
  • 7.1% Asian
  • 4.6% Black/African-American
  • 10.7% Hispanic/Latino
  • 5.1% Multi-race (not Hispanic/Latino)
  • 0.0% Native Hawaiian/ Pacific Islander
  • 70.7% White
  • 1.7% Unknown

International Students


9.9% from 68 countries

Average Age


20

Number of Graduate Students


42

Student Resources (Middlebury)

Study resources