The tuition and fees reflect the total cost of attending Calvin.
Most students do not pay the total cost of tuition, room and board, and fees. Learn more about financial aid »
of Calvin University students receive financial aid
awarded to students yearly in scholarships, grants, loans, and work study
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Academic year (fall and spring)
|Undergraduate tuition, full-time (12–17 credits)||$37,600|
|Room & Board (21 meal plan)||$10,800|
These rates are the direct costs of attending Calvin University. Some courses may have additional program costs. Courses may be offered at a reduced cost for high school students under our program for dual enrollment.
Undergraduate tuition and fees
|Tuition, full-time (12–17 credits) per semester||$18,800|
|Wellness Fee per semester||$103|
|Tuition, Per Credit Hour|
|1–5 total hours||$904|
|6–11 total hours||$1,407|
|18th hour and above||$904|
Interim & Spring are now being billed together. A student may take a total of 17 credits between the Interim & Spring semesters and be charged the semester full time flat rate of $18,800. For credits in excess of 17 credits, students will be billed $904 per credit hour.
Any course fees and off-campus travel costs are in addition to any tuition charges.
Off-campus travel costs for the interim term are billed to your miscellaneous account. Payment in full is due by the due date in January.
Summer tuition and fees
|Summer 2020 Online & Traditional Courses, Per Credit Hour|
|Graduate Speech Pathology||$917|
|Graduate Education Courses||$527|
|Graduate Programs 2020-2021, Per Credit Hour|
|Graduate Education Course||$549|
|Graduate Media & Strategic Communication||$750|
|Graduate Geographic Information Science||$904|
|Speech Pathology (additional clinical fee of $900 for SPAUD 530, 531 & 532)||$917|
|Master of Accounting (MAcc)||$834|
Room and board
|On-Campus Room and Board 2020-2021, Per Academic Year|
|Calvin Unlimited Plan - Dine anytime, as many times as you like.||$10,800|
|Gold Plan - 205 Block meals per semester (average 13-14 per week)||$10,610|
|Maroon Plan - 150 Block meals per semester (average 10 per week)||$10,310|
|Knight Plan - 100 Block meals per semester (average 6-7 per week)||$9,830|
Upperclassman Housing 2020-2021, per Academic Year
Knollcrest East Apartments (Room charge only): $4,320