Get to know Macalester
There are plenty of experiences and opportunities to get to know Mac. Whether you’re planning a visit to our campus, or want to take advantage of the virtual options, we have you covered. Take a look and choose what works best for you.
Macalester offers on-campus information sessions and student-led campus tours Monday through Friday between 8:30 am and 4:30 pm. Each session lasts approximately 2 hours. We ask all visitors to be fully vaccinated and wear a well-fitted, high-quality mask.
Virtual Information Session & Tour
Learn more about Macalester in our Online Info Session & Tour. Hear about a variety of opportunities, classes, and pathways to graduation. Then join current students to explore the campus from their perspective. The 30-minute information session is followed by a 30-minute live tour.
Free workshops to guide your college search
High school students are invited to register for Workshop Wednesdays. The same admissions counselors who read thousands of applications simplify topics like writing a college essay, filling out the Common App, and navigating financial aid. Sign up for one or the whole series.
Discover more about Macalester
Explore our video viewbook and discover more about our values, academics, and location in the Twin Cities. See the videos, photos, and details that give you an inside view into our Macalester community.