Middlebury College

455 reviews
  1. Middlebury, VT
  2. 4 Year
A+
Overall Niche Grade
  1. Academics
    A+
  2. Value
    A+
  3. Diversity
    A-
  4. Campus
    A-
  5. Athletics
    B+
  6. Party Scene
    B
  7. Professors
    A
  8. Location
    C+
  9. Dorms
    B+
  10. Campus Food
    A+
  11. Student Life
    A-
  12. Safety
    C+
Middlebury College is ...
Private not-for-profit
Athletic Division
NCAA Division III (with football)
Athletic Conference
New England Small College Athletic Conference
Address
Old Chapel
Middlebury, VT 05753

Middlebury College Rankings

Niche ranks over 1,000 colleges based on more than 50 statistics and nearly 12 million opinions from college students.

Admissions

Acceptance Rate
17%
SAT Range
1260-1470
ACT Range
30-33
Application Fee
$65
SAT/ACT
Required
High School GPA
Recommended

Cost

Net Price
$20,903/ year
National
$15,431

Average cost after financial aid for students receiving grant or scholarship aid, as reported by the college.

Net Price by Household Income
  • <$30k
    $4,904/ year
  • $30-48k
    $7,470/ year
  • $49-75k
    $12,341/ year
  • $76-110k
    $17,448/ year
  • $110k+
    $36,865/ year

Academics

Professors
A
Based on faculty accomplishments, salary, student reviews, and additional factors.
Student Faculty Ratio
9:1
Evening Degree Programs
No
88%
of students agree that professors put a lot of effort into teaching their classes.32 responses
72%
of students agree that it is easy to get the classes they want.32 responses
34%
of students agree that the workload is easy to manage.32 responses

Majors

Students

Full-Time Enrollment
2,492Undergrads
Undergrads Over 25
0%
Pell Grant
16%
Varsity Athletes
27%
Poll
What one word or phrase best describes the typical student at this school?
Based on 15 responses
Report
  • Hardworking
    33%
  • Elitist
    27%
  • Friendly
    20%
  • Extroverts
    13%
  • Fascinating
    7%

Campus Life

Freshmen Live On-Campus
100%
Poll
86%
of students say they don't have Greek life.29 responses
Poll
55%
of students say varsity sporting events are attended, but not a huge part of campus life.47 responses
Poll
What one word or phrase best describes your school?
Based on 9 responses
Report
  • Elitist
    44%
  • Passionate, Intellectual, Quirky, Athletic
    44%
  • Fascinating
    11%

After Middlebury College

Median Earnings 6 Years After Graduation
$53,400/ year
National
$33,028
Graduation Rate
94%
National
47%
Employed 2 Years After Graduation
87%
National
83%
89%
of students feel confident they will find a job in their field after graduation.9 responses

Reviews

455 reviews
  • Excellent
    104
  • Very Good
    173
  • Average
    136
  • Poor
    29
  • Terrible
    13
Challenging, but the resources are there to achieve success.
  • College Sophomore
  • 4 months ago
I really love Middlebury. I didn't really know what to expect, but the overwhelming majority of people here are kind, extremely intelligent, and very interesting. There was a great community amongst the freshman in my dorm.
  • College Freshman
  • 4 months ago
Not enough focus on learning; too much focus on producing work.
  • Recent Alumnus
  • 6 months ago