Tuition & Fees
1600 Grand Avenue
Saint Paul, MN, 55105, USA
2023-2024 Comprehensive Fee
Macalester’s comprehensive fee includes tuition, campus housing, your meal plan, and activity fee for the academic year. Any merit scholarships and need-based financial aid are subtracted from this total.
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Estimate Your Cost
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Health Insurance Requirement
Macalester College requires all students to have comprehensive, ACA-compliant personal health insurance coverage. The 2023-2024 health insurance price is $3,329. Students who are covered by another health insurance policy may waive this charge. More information about student health insurance is available here.
2023-2024 Federal Cost of Attendance
The following costs are taken into account for U.S. citizens and permanent residents when determining eligibility for Federal Student Aid.
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Off-Campus Food & Housing
|Textbooks & Supplies (estimated)||$926|
|Computer Purchase (estimated)2||$924|
|Personal Expenses (estimated)||$1,680|
|Travel (estimated, varies by home state)3||$100-$1,000|
|Average Direct Loan Fee||$64|
2. Federal cost of attendance must include the estimated price of purchasing a computer at least once during a student’s program of study.
3. Travel estimates vary by home state and are available in this travel estimate document.
FINANCIAL AID OFFICE
Financial Aid Office Hours: 8:00 a.m. – 12:00 p.m. and 1:00 p.m. – 4:30 p.m. Central Time (Hours may vary during summer)
1600 Grand Avenue
Saint Paul, MN 55105 USA