Distribution of Student Debt

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651-696-6866 (fax )

Mailing Address
1600 Grand Avenue
St. Paul, MN
55105 USA

The Admissions and Financial Aid Offices are located at 62 Macalester Street.

The average (mean) student debt of a graduating class is the most widely available student debt metric. This is the number reported through the Common Data Set and collected by the Project on Student Debt. This page is intended to provide more information and a more complete picture of student debt for Macalester's class of 2015.

Students Graduating from Macalester between July 1, 2014 and June 30, 2015

Percentage of graduates who borrowed any student loan: 68.5%
Percentage of graduates who borrwed a student loan through federal loan programs: 55.2%
Mean per-borrower cumulative indebtedness (principal): $21,937
Mean per-borrower indebtedness through federal loan programs: $21,544
Median per-borrower indebtedness: $20,364
25th percentile per-borrower indebtedness $12,000
75th percentile per-borrower indebtedness: $27,842