Why This Matters
Each class of Macalester students comes from an extraordinary range of places and perspectives–and their journey isn’t over once they arrive on campus. From their first semester onward, they jump into life at Mac and become active, engaged, intellectually curious members of our community. They put their education into action: by doing research, seeking out internships, and making lifelong connections with their classmates. They learn from their professors, and they learn from each other. Each gift to the college supports every piece of that education, from student-faculty research collaborations to study abroad semesters to the scholarships that ensure access for deserving students.
Behind the scenes, your dollars support these experiences.