Financial Aid

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Elena Tonc photoElena Tonc matched $5 for each donor, donating a total of $50Just for Class of 2013

Jason Kohn photoJason Kohn matched $5 for each donor, donating a total of $100Just for Class of 2020

An Anonymous DonorZhenmei Zhang matched $10 for each donor, donating a total of $200Just for Class of 2013

An Anonymous DonorEthan Deutsch matched $5 for each donor, donating a total of $300

Andy Han photoAndy Han matched $10 for each donor, donating a total of $270Just for Alumni (2019)

Dan Ettinger photoDan Ettinger matched $25 for each donor, donating a total of $500Just for Class of 2004

Josh Paulson photoJoshua Paulson matched $100 for each donor, donating a total of $1,000Just for Class of 2010

An Anonymous DonorA group of leadership donors matched $1 for each $1 donated, donating a total of $1,600Just for Class of 1979

An Anonymous DonorA group of leadership donors matched $1 for each $1 donated, donating a total of $5,000Just for Class of 2014

An Anonymous DonorA group of leadership donors matched $1 for each $1 donated, donating a total of $10,000Just for Class of 2004

An Anonymous DonorSue Gerk Talley '74 and Douglas Perkins '73 matched $1 for each $1 donated, donating a total of $13,000Just for Class of 1974

An Anonymous DonorBoard of Trustees Challenge Fund matched $100 for each donor, donating a total of $25,000Just for Faculty/Staff

An Anonymous DonorA group of leadership donors matched $1 for each $1 donated, donating a total of $25,000Just for Class of 1994

An Anonymous DonorAlumni Board matched $1 for each $1 donated, donating a total of $26,746Just for Alumni

An Anonymous DonorBoard of Trustees Challenge Fund matched $100 for each donor, donating a total of $30,000Just for Students

An Anonymous DonorBoard of Trustees Challenge Fund matched $100 for each donor, donating a total of $50,000Just for Classes between 2015 & 2023

An Anonymous DonorA group of parent leadership donors matched $1 for each $1 donated, donating a total of $75,000Just for Parents
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An Anonymous DonorEllie Virgin '09 gave $50 because 10 donors gave

Madeline Buckley photoMadeline Buckley gave $100 because 20 donors gaveJust for Alumni

An Anonymous DonorAn Anonymous Donor gave $100 because 10 donors gaveJust for Class of 2012

Chelsey D Smith photoChelsey D Smith gave $1,000 because 10 donors gaveJust for Class of 2006

An Anonymous DonorBoard of Trustees Challenge Fund gave $100,000 because 2000 donors gave
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About GTMDs

Support Macalester’s extraordinary commitment to financial aid, which allows us to provide students of all economic backgrounds access to a Macalester education. Macalester is one of few colleges that is committed to providing a financial aid package that meets 100% of every admitted student’s demonstrated need for financial aid and offers a robust merit-based scholarship program.

Financial Aid Facts: 

61%: Student who receive need-based grants from Macalester 

100%: Demonstrated need met by financial aid for admitted students 

$62,533: Average need-based financial aid package



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Donor Affiliations
Gradhat icon61%Alumni
Parent icon15%Parents
Book icon11%Students
Suitcase icon6%Faculty/Staff
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Board of Trustees Challenge Fund
Gave $100,000 during a Challenge!
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A group of parent leadership donors
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Board of Trustees Challenge Fund photo
Board of Trustees Challenge Fund
Heart icon matched a total of $50,000
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Athletics leadership donors
Heart icon matched a total of $32,000
Board of Trustees Challenge Fund photo
Board of Trustees Challenge Fund
Heart icon matched a total of $30,000
Alumni Board photo
Alumni Board
Heart icon matched a total of $26,746
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A group of leadership donors
Heart icon matched a total of $25,000
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Board of Trustees Challenge Fund
Heart icon matched a total of $25,000
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Sue Gerk Talley '74 and Douglas Perkins '73 photo
Sue Gerk Talley '74 and Douglas Perkins '73
Heart icon matched a total of $13,000

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