Institute for Global Citizenship

Institute for Global Citizenship
Markim Hall
651-696-6750 (fax)

Academic-Year Hours
Monday-Thursday: 8 a.m. - 10 p.m.
Friday: 8 a.m. - 4:30 p.m.
Summer Hours
Monday-Thursday: 9 a.m. - 4:30 p.m.
Friday: 9:00 a.m. – Noon

A unique feature of Macalester College, the Institute for Global Citizenship (IGC) houses diverse programs that connect rigorous academics with hands-on experience and exploration outside the classroom. From the annual International Roundtable to internships, study away, and civic engagement, our programs unite students, faculty, and community partners toward the common purpose of advancing scholarship, reflection, and ethical action. MORE

2016 Global Citizenship Student Award Winners: 

Mariah Carray, Justin Rasmussen, and Hawi Tilahune

Program News Photo

Global Citizenship Photography Contest

Spring winners announced.

Program News

  • 374

    Internships completed for academic credit in 2014-2015.

  • 60+

    Community-based learning courses that integrate local projects.

  • 297

    Students studying away in 2014-2015.

  • 68

    Number of countries where students have studied in the last four years.