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 2019-2020 STUDY AWAY

Applications are currently closed. The application to study away in either semester of the 2019-2020 academic year will open in early September 2018. The deadline for submitting applications will be in early December 2018.

FIRST THINGS FIRST—GETTING STARTED

  • From now to August 2018: 
  • Starting in September 2018: 
    • Attend a First Steps Session
    • Fill out an Advising Application
  • 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.