We will continue to follow government and public health guidance as we make decisions about programs for the fall semester, including orientation activities. You can find out more about Macalester’s COVID-19 response on Macalester’s dedicated COVID-19 site.
Welcome to Mac!
See our Pre-Departure Checklist for everything you need to do before you leave home, as well as other important information/resources (visa applications, phones, winter clothes, etc).
Please read the International Student Handbook!
If you have questions relating to admissions, please refer to International Student Admissions
Mental Health Resource List
Other useful links:
Pre-Orientation For International Students (PO4IS)
All Student Orientation Mentor Program
FOMIS Friendship Family Program *PROGRAM IS SUSPENDED AT THIS TIME*
SEVIS Transfer Form – Fill out if you have attended school in the US prior to coming to Macalester.
Intl. Exchange, Visiting, or Transfer Students