The following are various types of Macalester Approved Study Away Programs you can apply to, as well as non-approved programs found on your own:  

  • Macalester Faculty-Led Programs
  • Macalester Exchange Programs
  • Macalester Approved Study Away Programs
  • Macalester Competitive Study Away Programs

First Step

  1. Login to your study away account.

  2. Complete the questionnaire #2 (Study Away Advising Appointment). If you’re applying to a competitive program or requesting approval for a non-approved program, follow the prompts to set up a meeting. After the meeting, login to your study away account and proceed to questionnaire #3.

  3. Compete questionnaire #3 (Request to Start Program Application) and select your program and term preferences.

A study away advisor will open your application within one business day. You will receive an automatic email when your application is open.

Second Step

  1. Login after you are notified via email that your program application has been opened.

  2. Click on “applications filed”.

  3. Complete each questionnaire, material submission, and signature document.

Depending on the program type you're applying to, you may be required to submit additional information.

Save Your Work and Return Later

You can save your work and return to your application at a later date. Bookmark or save this web site to easily log in again: ic.macalester.edu

Note: Some parts of the application may not apply to your program or course list. When you click on these parts, you will be asked whether this applies to you. If your response is “no” this part will be marked N/A.

Your application is complete once all parts are checked off and you click on “submit”. Once application is submitted, you are unable to make any further changes.