Nearly 60 percent of Macalester students participate in study away programs. Our staff is available to help you select the best program for your educational goals. We strive to ensure that study away experiences reflect the core values of Macalester — scholarship, internationalism, multiculturalism, and service to society.

APPLY FOR 2021-2022 STUDY AWAY

Applications are currently closed. To apply for study away in either semester of the 2021-2022 academic year will open in early September 2020. The deadline for submitting applications will be in early December 2020.

FIRST THING’S FIRST—GETTING STARTED

What can you do right now?
Starting in September 2020:
  • Attend a First Steps Session
  • Fill out an Advising Application
  • ACADEMIC-YEAR HOURS
    Monday-Friday: 8 a.m.-4:30 p.m.

     

      • 90

        Approved programs on six continents.

      • 76

        Percentage of students for whom financial aid applies to their study away program.

      • 29

        Percentage of students who conduct research while away.

      • 74

        Percentage of students who are immersed in a language other than their own.