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Students looking out from an observation deck at Downtown Minneapolis.

About the Twin Cities

A world of opportunity

200+

Internship sites for academic credit within eight miles of campus

16

Museums accessible by bus

5

Miles from an international airport

Student on a bicycle near campus. 3rd The third most cycling-friendly urban area in the nation Icon of artwork on a pedestal. The Walker Art Center
Aerial photo of Downtown St. Paul with Downtown Minneapolis in the background. The Twin Cities are Home to a diverse economy including 16 Fortune 500 companies headquartered in Minnesota.
502 Bad Gateway Khanh Long Tran Macalester Alum
Inside Open Book literary center.
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Icon of a tree. Top-Ranked City Parks Ranked for having the best parks in the country—over 6,500 acres worth.
Karín Aguilar-San Juan, American Studies
Kate Ryan Reiling
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A Day in the Life

Ruby Rich ’23

Take a look at Macalester from Ruby’s perspective.

A Day in the Life

Ruby Rich ’23

Take a look at Macalester from Ruby’s perspective.

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Maps & Directions

Whether you’re traveling by plane, bus, train or car, here’s how you get to our campus.