School Overview

Macalester College is a Private, 4 years college located in Saint Paul, Minnesota. Macalester ranked 39th in Liberal Arts Colleges and 5th in Minnesota Colleges.
It has a total enrollment of 2,244 (all undergraduate) and student to faculty ratio is 10 to 1. It is a Baccalaureate College - Arts & Sciences school by Carnegie Classification and its highest degree is Bachelor's degree. Macalester's acceptance rate is 31.26% last year (undergraduate school).
Macalester College is accredited by Higher Learning Commission.
Contact Information
Address1600 Grand Ave, Saint Paul, MN 55105-1899
Admission Information
Net Price
School Category
School TypePrivate, 4 years
Carnegie CategoryBaccalaureate College - Arts & Sciences
Highest Degree OfferedBachelor's degree

Admission Information

The acceptance rate of Macalester College is 31.26% and the yield (also known as enrollment rate) is 21.25%. The application fees are $40 for undergraduate programs and -$1 for graduate programs.
Open Admission Policy
Acceptance Rate31.26 %
Yield (Enrollment Rate)21.25 %
Undergraduate Application Fees$40
Graduate Application Fees-$1

Tuition & Fees

Macalester's 2022 tuition & fees is $60,518 for undergraduate students.
Undergraduate Tuition & Fees$60,518
*Data Source: 2021-2022 Tuition & Fees - National Center for Education Statistics (NCES)

Student Population

A total of 2,244 students have enrolled for academic year 2021-2022. You can check student population by gender, age, race/ethnicity, attending status, and online learning.
Total Students2,244
Undergraduate Students2,244

Offered Degrees and Programs

Number of programs40 Programs
Offered Degrees/ProgramsBachelor's

On-campus Services

Remedial services
Academic/career counseling service
Employment services
Placement services for completers
On-campus day care for students

Learning opportunities

Distance Learning (online classes)
Study Abroad
Weekend/Evening College
Teacher Certification
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