The Summer Language Academy by Middlebury Interactive Languages, is an immersive, four-week overnight summer language program in the US and abroad, for rising 8th-12th graders who are passionate about language learning and global awareness. Available languages: Arabic, Chinese, French, German, and Spanish.
Summer 2018 Dates
Beijing, China: Sunday, July 1 – Friday, July 27, 2018
Nantes, France: Sunday, July 1 – Friday, July 27, 2018
Salamanca, Spain: Sunday, July 1 – Friday, July 27, 2018
Granada, Spain: Sunday, June 24 – Friday, July 20, 2018
U.S. Immersion in Vermont: Sunday, June 24 – Friday, July 20, 2018
The life benefits of language proficiency are extensive. After four weeks at Middlebury Interactive's Summer Language Academy, an immersive language overnight summer program in the US and abroad, teens will have the confidence and capability to cross cultural boundaries and understand new world views.
At the Language Academy, middle and high school students live immersed in language and culture, surrounded by like-minded peers and supportive mentors. Students take the Language Pledge®, a formal commitment to speak solely in the target language.
We’re not going to lie to you. Language immersion is challenging, but it’s also worth it. In four weeks, you will make unrivaled strides in your language skills and come away with increased confidence, independence, and experience to set you apart in the college admissions process.
Next summer, set yourself apart. Learn Spanish, French, Chinese, German, or Arabic in a college environment. So much more than just a summer camp, the Academy is a unique residential language experience based on Middlebury College's famed Language Schools with 100 years of immersion language teaching.