Middlebury Institute of International Studies at Monterey

Welcome Center

All new students should come to the Welcome Center to check-in. 

New Student Welcome Center

Fall 2016

The new student Welcome Center is your place to check-in! It is also a one-stop-shop for all of your most pressing questions: housing, insurance, financial aid, academic advising and more! See below for schedule.

Students who may arrive on campus late, please see the following late arrivals policy below.

Welcome Center Location, Dates and Hours


Samson Student Center Reading Room
(453 Van Buren Street - see PDF iconMIIS Orientation Map)

Dates and Hours:

Sunday, August 21st, 12pm-3pm
Monday, August 22nd, 10am-2pm

Late Arrivals Policy

Late arrivals must be in class by the first day of their scheduled classes of the second week of the semester. Exceptions to this policy can only be made by the Dean of the Graduate School for International Policy and Management or the Graduate School for Translation, Interpretation and Language Education.

Notification Process

Step 1
Notify your Career & Academic Adviser and the Dean of Advising, Career and Student Services immediately if you know you will be unable to arrive to campus for the start of classes.
Step 2
Your Career & Academic Adviser will coordinate with the program chair and appropriate faculty.
Step 3
You will be notified by your Career & Academic Adviser once they have coordinated your late arrival details with your school.