Metropolitan Advantage

Our location in a residential neighborhood—minutes from downtown St. Paul and Minneapolis offers a wealth of opportunities.

Macalester’s location

The World at Mac

Global classmates. Worldwide experience.

Countries represented at

Engaged Professors

Research that Matters

Resources for enriched investigation.

Student research
  • 1.4

    Over 1 million dollars in grants were awarded to faculty in the past year.

  • 72%

    Students with an internship who report that it helped them make future plans.

  • 90

    Citizenships on campus—local, national, global ideas and experience yield big results.

  • 17

    Average class size, students engage in a powerful dynamic with great results.