Would you take $10,000 from your college if it meant you had to wait a semester to take classes again?
Middlebury College in Vermont is currently dealing with overcrowding thanks to an enrollment surge, but to help manage the issue they are offering upperclassmen $10,000 to delay their semester and come back in the spring semester.
The small liberal arts school typically has 2,500-2,600 students, but enrollment this fall could be upward of 2,845. Apparently the $10,000 offer is available to the first 30 juniors and seniors who take the fall and winter semesters off and
The $10,000 offer is available to the first 30 juniors and seniors who take a leave of absence for the fall 2023 semester and winter term.
From our perspective, this might be a great opportunity for you to take a semester off and do an internship or part-time job to learn more about your field and make even more money to help pay off those loans!
You can read more about how the $10,000 offer works HERE!