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In-Person Payments

Need a secure way to accept card-present payments at a Macalester event?

Card-present payments

Macalester owns a credit card systems to accept card-present payments at your Macalester sponsored event.  This system can be borrowed for events.  The card-present credit card system has been used at a wide variety of campus activities including Athletics, Reunion and Student-run events.

Why use the Loaner Credit Card System?

  • Convenient— Giving you and your customers a simple way to purchase.
  • Liability— Minimize the amount of cash and checks at your event, by taking credit cards.
  • Secure and Compliant— The Credit Card System is Payment Card Industry (PCI) compliant!

How do I get started?

  1. Are you planning on using the credit card system for a Macalester fundraising event and you are a Student Group, please contact Center for Student Leadership and Engagement.
  2. How do I reserve the credit card system?
  3. Read about your responsibilities when using the credit card system.
  4. Refer to Credit Card System How-to-Guide for the operation of the Credit Card System
Need more help?

Ask us a question

Feel free to get in contact. We are happy to assist you with your in-person credit card system needs.

Aimee Baxter, Business Services Systems Manager
2nd floor, 77 Macalester
[email protected]