Middlebury Institute of International Studies at Monterey. Formerly the Monterey Institute of International Studies.

Life in Monterey

Monterey is a wonderful place to live and study. Once you have settled into your new home we encourage you to experience all the area has to offer.

Life in Monterey

Here you will find information on useful offices and services at MIIS and in Monterey, as well as a few “Where to…?” tips for getting around your new home.

There are tons of things to do in Monterey, from Downtown Monterey to Pacific Grove and Carmel-by-the-Sea —you just need to know where to look!

Student Life ActivitiesInformation about programming, workshops, and events.
Things To DoCheck our Google maps for lodging, restaurants, and attraction in Monterey.

Community OutreachLearn how our students make an impact globally and locally within the Monterey community.

Local ResourcesResources from transportation to banking that can help make your transition to Monterey easier
LGBTQ CommunityLGBTQ community at MIIS.
Students with FamiliesSchools and childcare information for students with families.


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Monterey County Convention & Visitors Bureau Blog

This summer the Golden State Theatre in downtown Monterey showcases three amazing films and speakers from National Geographic Live. Tickets for each show start at $25. June 16th at 7pm- Go around ...