Macalester College

1600 Grand Ave
St. Paul, MN 55105
(651) 696-6000
http://www.macalester.edu

General

  • Type of college: 4-year Private not-for-profit
  • Total student population: 1,996
  • Student to faculty ratio: 11 to 1

Tuition, Room & Board, Books & Supplies and Other Fees

  • Total cost for in-state students living on campus: $47,892
  • Total cost for out-of-state students living on campus: $46,222
  • Total cost for in-state students living off campus: unavailable
  • Total cost for out-of-state students living off campus: unavailable

Financial Aid Provided

  • Students receiving financial aid: 77%
  • Average financial aid received per student: $15,872
  • Students receiving Pell grants: 14%
  • Average Pell grant received per student: $2,678
  • Students receiving federal aid: 15%
  • Average federal aid received per student: $4,373
  • Students receiving state aid: 5%
  • Students receiving institutional aid: 71%

Admissions

  • Total applicants: 5,041
  • Percent admitted: 41%
  • Percent admitted (men): 41%
  • Percent admitted (women): 41%
  • Average SAT critical reading scores (25th percentile, 75th percentile): 640, 740
  • Average SAT math scores (25th percentile, 75th percentile): 630, 710
  • Average SAT writing scores (25th percentile, 75th percentile): 630, 730

Enrollment

  • Total enrolled (Fall 2008): 1,900
  • Male students (Fall 2008): 42%
  • Female students (Fall 2008): 58%

Graduation

  • Graduation rate: 87%
  • Graduation rate (men): 88%
  • Graduation rate (women): 86%

Degrees Offered

  • Bachelors