Admissions Office Update: St. Olaf has suspended all visit programs to campus until further notice. We thank our admitted students and their families for their understanding.

For up-to-date information please reference St. Olaf Covid-19 Updates.

Last Updated March 26

Welcome!

Congratulations!

You’re in! Being admitted is the start of a lifelong journey with the St. Olaf community. During your four years, you will have opportunities to explore your passions and interests, meet lifelong friends, study abroad, and prepare for life after college.

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Oles are the people the world needs. Creative, community-oriented, passionate, and well-rounded leaders of today get their start on the Hill. Experience it for yourself.

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ADMITTED STUDENT DAY

VIRTUAL ADMITTED STUDENT EXPERIENCE

We know we can’t welcome you to campus like we normally would. Luckily, St. Olaf doesn’t stop on the Hill; we’re bringing our campus and community to you!
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CONVERSATIONS PROGRAMS AND LEARNING COMMUNITIES

Learn about opportunities to join learning communities that can shape your class selections, residential experience and more.

There are six different programs that first-year students are eligible for.

Learn More and Apply

At every step of the way, the St. Olaf community will be there to support you, challenge you, and guide you towards a life of financial independence, professional accomplishment, personal fulfillment, and community engagement.

CONNECT WITH YOUR CLASS

Class Facebook Group

Connect with the Class of 2024
Join the Class Facebook Group to get updates, share relevant information, and get to know your future classmates.

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Parents Facebook Group

Parents can connect too!
Join the Parents Facebook page to get updates, share relevant information, and ask important questions.

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Follow us on Instagram

Follow us on Instagram
Our Admissions account shares important reminders and highlights of our lives on the Hill.

You can also be featured on our feed by using the hashtag #StOlaf2024

CHECK IT OUT

What’s next?

You’ll need an @stolaf.edu account before you get to campus.
You’ll use it to access your financial aid award and to track your
progress in the new student checklist
Activate it now.

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Admitted Student Resources

Financial Aid Online

We know that financial aid is an important part of a college decision.
Access your award and learn more.

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New Student Checklist

Keep track of the process and learn about everything
you need to do before you get to campus.

Track your progress

Almost there!

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PRE-COLLEGE CREDIT

Learn how we award your Advanced Placement (AP), International Baccalaureate (IB), Cambridge A Level (CAL), and PSEO/CIS/Dual Enrollment coursework credits.

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St. Olaf's Career Center

The Piper Center for Vocation and Career helps students explore careers, gain experience outside of the classroom, and pursue meaningful post-graduate work, service, and education. You can start exploring your interests right away! We encourage first-year students to visit our career center as soon as possible.

OLE SPOTLIGHT


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