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International Students at Macalester

Students from all over the world welcome you to the Mac community and share their favorite things about Macalester. You’ll learn about support from International Student Programs and hear about the many ways you can enjoy the Twin Cities.

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Rayan Hamid ’22

International Student Programs

Questions about a visa, getting around the Twin Cities, course planning, and many others can all be answered by International Student Programs staff. If you’re curious about all the ways they can support you, listen to Rayan from Sudan describe her experience. 

Rayan Hamid ’22

International Student Programs

Questions about a visa, getting around the Twin Cities, course planning, and many others can all be answered by International Student Programs staff. If you’re curious about all the ways they can support you, listen to Rayan from Sudan describe her experience. 

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Floyd Krom ’21

Living in the Twin Cities

Moving to a new county and city is an exciting adventure. Many students choose Macalester for our amazing location. Listen to Floyd from the Netherlands describe his favorite things to do in the Twin Cities.

Floyd Krom ’21

Living in the Twin Cities

Moving to a new county and city is an exciting adventure. Many students choose Macalester for our amazing location. Listen to Floyd from the Netherlands describe his favorite things to do in the Twin Cities.

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Jiayi Sun ’22

Your Macalester Professors

Some students are surprised that Macalester professors are very accessible. You can contact them directly, and the professor in your chosen First-Year Course becomes an advisor that eases your transition into college. Hear Jiayi from China tell us about her favorite professor.

Jiayi Sun ’22

Your Macalester Professors

Some students are surprised that Macalester professors are very accessible. You can contact them directly, and the professor in your chosen First-Year Course becomes an advisor that eases your transition into college. Hear Jiayi from China tell us about her favorite professor.

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Welcome from International Students

You’ll find a community of many international students at Macalester, ready to connect and welcome you here. The International Student Programs team has a special message just for you.

Welcome from International Students

You’ll find a community of many international students at Macalester, ready to connect and welcome you here. The International Student Programs team has a special message just for you.