All individuals are required to show a current government-issued photo ID (e.g., driver’s license, passport, military ID, state ID) in order to get a Mac ID.

Your Building Access may not work for about 15 minutes when you get your new MacPass

MacPass photo taking and printing is located in Document Services in room L024 in the lower level of the Campus Center.

New Incoming Students

Students

  • Most Macalester students get their first MacPass card during Orientation or Pre-Season.
  • ACTC & PSEO Students must get a Registration Form from the Registrar’s Office before getting their MacPass.
  • If you have any questions regarding cross-registration, email the Registrar’s Office 

Faculty & Staff

  • Most staff and faculty get their first MacPass during their first day of employment at Macalester.
  • Staff and faculty members must bring a government issued ID and have all forms filled out with Employment Services in order to get their first MacPass.
  • If you have any questions regarding staff and faculty ID cards, email Annie McBurney 

Leonard Center Memberships

Community Memberships

  • In order to get a Leonard Center card, you must have approval from the High Winds Office and have completed a Membership Application from the Leonard Center, and MacPass printing will be available in one business day.
  • For more information on Leonard Center Memberships, see the Leonard Center Membership Page

+1 Memberships

  • In order to get a Leonard Center +1 card, you must complete a  Membership Application from the Leonard Center, and MacPass printing will be available in one business day.
  • New and renewing +1 members should direct all questions to Deanna Brabant 

Alumni

  • Must bring a Registration Form from the Registrar’s Office before getting an Alumni Mac ID.
  • Questions should be directed to the Registrar’s Office 

Retirees

  • Retirees can get their new MacPass starting the day after their last day of work. This will get access to the Leonard Center.
  • Questions about Retiree +1 memberships can be directed to Deanna Brabant