Scholarship Statistics

Quote from Emily Mendoza '14

533: students at Macalester benefited from an endowed scholarship during the 2011–12 academic year

1,477: students on campus (2011–12) received financial aid (of 1,978 total students)—75 percent of Macalester’s student body

$38 million: amount raised for scholarships and student-faculty research during the Step Forward campaign

112: scholarships created or augmented during Step Forward More than 50: students supported by the oldest named endowed scholarship (the Ira L. Crawford Endowed Scholarship, established in 1903)

Chart of need-based aid