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Transfer Student Profile
16 Transfer students in 2019
Transfer student race/ethnicity (excludes international)
0% American Indian/Alaskan Native
0% Native Hawaiian/Pacific Islander
8% Race/ethnicity unknown
Individual evaluation; Macalester accepts no more than the equivalent of two years (64 credit hours) from courses earned at a college or university prior to matriculation at Macalester and subsequent to graduation from high school.
In order to receive a Macalester degree, you must complete two full years of coursework (64 credit hours) at Macalester.
Minimum GPA: 3.0 or higher
Fall: April 15
Macalester is committed to meeting the full demonstrated financial need for every admitted student. All Transfer applicants for admission are considered for merit-based scholarships. No additional scholarship application is required. Students selected for merit-based scholarships are notified by the Admissions Office.
Office of Admissions
1600 Grand Avenue
St. Paul, MN55015