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First-Year Applicants for Fall 2015

The deadline to apply for first-year admission to Macalester College for Fall 2015 was January 15.

If you still wish to have your application considered, please contact the admissions office by calling (800) 231-7974 or by emailing

Information for U.S. and International First-Year Applicants For Fall 2016

Beginning work on your application early will allow you time to give more attention to your essays and the submission of other materials. A file for your application materials will be created when Part 1 of your application has been received.

The Common Application for fall 2016 will be available in late July 2016.

rebecca delventhal

“A deciding factor was how absolutely collaborative, not competitive the student body is here.”

—Rebecca Delventhal
St. Louis, Mo.

After Mac: PhD, Yale University, Biological and Biomedical Sciences