About Calvin

Calvin College is a top-ranked college in Grand Rapids, Michigan that prepares students to be Christ’s agents of renewal in the world. Through rigorous academic study and intentional Christian community, you will learn to think deeply, act justly and live wholeheartedly in everything that you do.

A Calvin education will form your heart and mind in ways that prepare you for your future. At Calvin you will study the liberal arts to expand your view of the world and become a better citizen of God's kingdom. You will select from a broad range of majors, minors and professional programs to hone your specific gifts. Research, expansive global opportunities, service-learning and hands-on experiences contribute to the success Calvin graduates have in careers and further graduate study. In all of these things, Calvin’s excellent Christian faculty walk alongside you to ensure that you find God’s path for you in the world.

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Get to know Calvin

Key Facts
The Calvin experience can’t be reduced to numbers, but numbers do tell part of our story.

Who We Are
Our mission as a Christian institution, what we believe and how our calling shapes the distinctive mind-heart education we offer.

Campus and Location
Get a feel for Calvin’s campus in West Michigan—and for everything the city of Grand Rapids has to offer.

Quick Facts
  • 100+

    majors, minors and programs

  • 40+

    faculty-led study abroad options

  • 99.5%

    of 2016 grads are employed or in graduate school