Admissions interviews at Macalester are recommended, but not required. On-campus interviews are available Monday-Friday year-round and on and Saturdays during the fall semester. Interviews are conducted by Admissions counselors, interns, and interviewers. Please allow for 45 minutes.
Students can interview as early as the January prior to their senior year. Seniors who wish to interview must do so by February 1 of their senior year. Transfer students must interview by April 15. Each student may only interview once.
Off-Campus interviews with alumni or staff may be available on a limited basis. Contact the Admissions Office for more information at firstname.lastname@example.org. Students interested in interviewing with alumni should interview by February 1 of their senior year. Transfer students must interview by April 15.Why Macalester