Institute for Global Citizenship

Institute for Global Citizenship
Markim Hall
651-696-6655
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.

  • 358

    Internships completed for academic credit in 2012-2013.

  • 60+

    Community-based learning courses that integrate local projects.

  • 273

    Students studying away in 2013-2014.

  • 54

    Countries where Macalester students have studied away in 2013-2014.