Each campus has its own personality, and students come from all types of backgrounds. There's a college that's right for you.
We're here to help you navigate the college planning process — whether you're just starting or about ready to apply.
Few students pay full price. Figure out how much you actually might pay — once grants and scholarships are factored in.
Smaller classes make a big difference, and professors will challenge and support you in meeting those challenges.
Delve into the financial ratios used by the U.S. Department of Education to determine the health of our member institutions.
Read a speech excerpt from College of Saint Benedict President Dr. Mary Hinton about expanding the dialogue around inclusion.
Hear how advocacy is shaping our students as they make their voices heard at the State Capitol.
Learn how St. Olaf College is preparing students for a workforce where intercultural competency is in demand.
A few articles we think are worth reading
Short news items from the Council
Recent news items from our campuses
Find out in which areas of study our 17 member institutions award a larger proportion of bachelor’s degrees than the publics.
Read story excerpts about six recent alums who found career paths that complemented their talents.
Find out how Concordia University is using emergency grants to help students get to the finish line.
Discover how St. Catherine University is leveling the internship playing field for low-income students.
Find out why private college students' interaction with profs in and outside the classroom matters.
Discover how Fathima Mohamed's undergrad research opened doors to a world of opportunities.