8-Week Session Welcome Days 2022

Middlebury Chinese School
Immersion Program
Welcome Weekend 2022

All times are Eastern/Vermont time.
Any schedule changes will be posted below.
All programs in English until Language Pledge start.

For participation planning and requirements, please see:

To find locations, please see Campus Map.


Please come to campus prepared for both required and recommended covid-safe precautions.
-Vaccination is required.
-Masks may be optional on campus, and/or required in the classroom.

Review all requirements and recommendations before you arrive!


*Any changes will be posted here.

June 24
11 am-8 pm*

Language Schools Check-In
Airport-Campus shuttle reservations

Axinn Welcome Center
June 24
6:00-7:00 pm Chinese School Dinner Ross Dining Hall
June 24
7:30-9:00 pm Chinese School Ice Cream Social Forest Hall Lawn
Attendance Encouraged
Saturday, June 25 10:00 am -12:00 pm Chinese School Orientation Dana Auditorium (Sunderland Hall)
Attendance Required
Saturday, June 25 12:00-1:00 pm Lunch Ross Dining Hall
Saturday, June 25 1:00-3:00 pm Chinese School Campus Tours Meet at Midd Chapel
Saturday, June 25 3:00-5:00 pm -Games
-Co-Curricular Info
-Meet the Director
Saturday, June 25 6:00-7:00 pm Dinner Ross Dining Hall
Saturday, June 25 7:00-7:45 Level Mingle TBA
Attendance Encouraged
Saturday, June 25 8:00 pm Chinese Movie:       Eat Drink Man Woman
(with English subtitles)
Bicentennial Hall, Room 216
Sunday, June 26 10:00-10:50 am Strategies for Success with Bilinguals Dana Auditorium in Sunderland Hall
Attendance Required
Sunday, June 26 11:00-12:00 pm Level Orientations Axinn
Rooms TBA
Attendance Required
Sunday, June 26 12:00-1:00 pm Lunch Ross Dining Hall
Sunday, June 26 2:45-4:15 pm Language Schools Orientation Dana Auditorium
Attendance Required
Sunday, June 26 6:00 pm Chinese School Dinner &
Language Pledge Commitment
Ross Dining Hall
Attendance Required
Monday, June 27 TBA Classes Begin TBA

Chinese School Meals
All Chinese School students are expected to eat lunch and dinner together in Atwater Dining Hall at the times below:
-lunch 12:00-1:00 pm
-dinner  6:00-7:00 pm

Weekend Dining Schedule
Weekend meals are served for all Schools in Proctor and Ross only.
-continental breakfast 7:00-10:30  am
-brunch 10:30 am -1:00 pm
-dinner 5:30-8:20 pm

The Language Pledge is expected during all mixed-language meals.

Bookstore Hours
Friday, June 24…8:30-5:00 pm (pick up pre-ordered linens*)
Saturday, June 25 …Closed
Sunday, June 26…9:00 am – 5:00 pm

*Any pre-ordered linens not picked up on Friday will be in the Chinese School admin office.