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Visit Macalester

Get to know Macalester

Virtual Programs

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 45-minute live tour, and includes time for your questions.


On-Campus Visit Program Update

Out of concern for public health in response to the COVID-19 pandemic, Macalester College has suspended all on-campus visits to Admissions until further notice. Learn more about ways to engage virtually with Admissions.

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Take a virtual tour

Visit campus from the comfort of your couch.

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Join us for Workshop Wednesdays

Each Wednesday in July and August, high school students are invited to join us for fun and informative workshops geared at making your college search and application process easier. Topics like writing a college essay, filling out the application, and an explanation of Financial Aid are just a few of your choices.

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The Twin Cities

Location amplifies everything

The Twin Cities offer countless opportunities for Macalester students to actively engage in their education through community-based learning and real-world experiences.

Helpful information

Maps & Directions

Whether you’re traveling by plane, bus, train, or car, here’s how you get to our campus.

Our Hours

See open hours, holiday closings, and more.