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  • On the field
    Admissions Office Blog

    I'm in College Now...

    September 19, 2017

    As a student athlete (and new student), Alvin has had to learn to balance his time between academics and extracurriculars.

  • Activities fair
    Admissions Office Blog

    It's the Freaking (First) Weekend!

    September 18, 2017

    Jelilat's first weekend involved clubs, exercise, and lots of great food.

  • Eve Liu ’20
    Admissions Office Blog

    Week 2 Soundtracks (and Places to Listen to Them)

    September 18, 2017

    Eve shares her music picks for Week 2 @ Carleton, ranging from K-pop to synth-pop.

  • An Kitamura ’21
    Admissions Office Blog

    Freshman 101: Getting Lost

    September 15, 2017

    An's made it through the first week of classes--and only got lost a few times.

  • ESL class in Myanmar
    Admissions Office Blog

    Readjusting to Carleton and the US

    September 15, 2017

    Chase had quite the eventful summer in Asia but is glad to be back on campus.

  • Park in Costa Rica
    Admissions Office Blog

    Study Abroad!

    September 14, 2017

    Yet another blogger abroad, Jacob will spend his fall in Costa Rica on a non-Carleton program.

  • Kayaking tour in Utrecht
    Admissions Office Blog

    Utrecht? More Like You-Trekked (to Europe to eat good food)

    September 13, 2017

    Lynn will be abroad this term and updates us on her studies in the Netherlands on a Carleton OCS.

  • Posing on the Carleton sign
    Admissions Office Blog

    New Beginnings!

    September 12, 2017

    Alvin discusses his positive transition from San Jose to Northfield.

  • Close-up: polaroids from ISO
    Admissions Office Blog

    Fall "At a Glance"

    September 11, 2017

    Eve gives us a glimpse into her exciting plans for fall term and other extracurricular activities Carleton has to offer.

  • Jelilat Odubayo ’21
    Admissions Office Blog

    A New Kind of Normal

    September 11, 2017

    Jelilat has been acclimating to the rigors of a busy Carleton life.

  • Scenes from a day in the life of an Admissions Fellow
    Admissions Office Blog

    Meet Jane, Senior Fellow Extraordinaire

    August 11, 2017

    Welcome to Admissions! My name is Jane, and when I’m not an admissions fellow, I enjoy being a senior English major who also enjoys rugby, theater, walks in the arb, and El Tri.

  • Roy Cady-Kimble '18 cheeses before he dives into a delicious meal at Hogan Brothers
    Admissions Office Blog

    A Day in the Life of a Carleton Cowboy

    August 3, 2017

    Roy, an admissions summer fellow, shares what it's like to work in Admissions during the summer