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EXCELLENCE AND BREADTH
Preparing students to solve 21st Century problems.
Your courses will ensure you develop a wide range of skills and the flexible habits of mind to meet 21st-century challenges: languages, quantitative reasoning, scientific literacy, creativity and collaboration, and the ability to communicate your knowledge effectively.
majors, concentrations, and pre-professional programs
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ranking for best undergraduate teaching by U.S. News & World Report, 2018
Ricardo Transfers Skills Between the Field, the Classroom, and his Future
"I was a very shy kid when I started to play football, but I had to learn how to lead people. That's probably the biggest skill that I'll take with me" -RicardoWatch Now
Clubs and Organizations
A beautiful campus + tons of student organizations + amazing food = An amazing tight-knit community!EXPLORE NOW
Whether it’s sledding in the winter down Old Main Hill, the annual outdoor opera every spring, or intramural broomball competition that happens every January, it’s obvious that traditions are one thing that make St. Olaf stand out.Show me more!
There's nothing quite like the experience of walking across campus, but for those who can't make the journey to Northfield, let us show you a few of the great places where St. Olaf students live and learn.Watch Now