Drugs and Alcohol Policy

Hello International Oles! Being in college is an amazing experience and we as ISCs are here to assist, advise, and guide you so you make the most of your experience as an Ole. In college, you have all the freedom, but I should add that freedom comes with...

Creating your own experience

  Individual Major: St. Olaf offers a wide range of different majors and concentrations but sometimes students gain an interest in different academic fields. St. Olaf offers the chance for its students to design their own majors. If you have an idea about the...

Holidays and Breaks

St. Olaf has numerous breaks during the academic year. During breaks, the residence hall is available for all students with no extra costs. But for the winter break, the Residence office will be sending out an email for students to sign up if they would like to stay...

Mental Health

  PERSONAL SIDE NOTE ON MENTAL HEALTH: We¬†believe that thriving mental health is very key to all your success at Olaf. It is therefore important that you take care of your mental health. Do all the things (or most of) you know you need to do to be in the correct...

Health Insurance in the United States

First, what is health insurance and why do you need it? US Health insurance can be extremely confusing even for US citizens! Unlike many other countries, the US does not have a universal health care system that is paid by the government. All medical procedures are...