Calvin’s pre-professional health programs will equip you with the knowledge and hands-on experience you need to live out your faith boldly as a caregiver.
Calvin gives you the chance to study and serve in locations all over the world and get real clinical experience in the thriving Grand Rapids medical community. Combine these experiences with a great academic record, and you will have confidence when applying to medical and other professional schools.
Calvin graduates are accepted to top medical schools around the country, and they're making an impression. Their heart for service and outstanding academic performance have led to opportunities that include a partnership between Calvin and the University of Michigan Medical School to provide one full-tuition scholarship each year to an incoming Calvin student.
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Show your stripes at Calvin University's Rare Disease Symposium
Calvin University Rare Disease Research & Support will host a Rare Disease Symposium on Rare Disease Day, February 29th, 2020 at the Prince Conference Center.
News & Stories, February 25, 2020
Calvin remembers Olivia Haverkamp
Olivia Haverkamp died on Sunday, January 26, following a three-year battle with a rare childhood cancer. Her disease didn't define her, rather it was her trust in the Lord and her love for others that are remembered by the Calvin community.
News & Stories, January 30, 2020
Dance Marathon kicks off at Calvin
Calvin University's Dance Marathon student organization has started its year-long fundraiser to help kids and their families at Helen DeVos Children’s Hospital. This year, Calvin's Dance Marathon group is sponsored by Wendy’s.
News & Stories, October 29, 2019
Calvin collaborating to promote diversity in health care professions
Calvin College is collaborating with the Grand Rapids African American Health Institute and six area higher ed institutions to create “Pathways to Careers in Healthcare” for area students of color.
News & Stories, June 28, 2018
Calvin pre-med students excel on MCAT
Four Calvin pre-med students link their high scores on the MCAT to the strength of Calvin's academics and undergraduate research program.
News & Stories, June 11, 2018
Early assurance programs offer pre-med students placement and peace of mind.
Spark, April 01, 2018
Giving second chances
Heart surgeon leads transplant team, manages joys and sorrows which accompany
Spark, September 01, 2017
Living without limits
Grad turns tragic accident into inspirational journey
Spark, September 01, 2017
Walking Boldly: Sarah Witt
Through engaging classes, dedicated professors, an off-campus interim and the liberal arts, Calvin prepared Sarah Witt ’17 to study veterinary medicine on the other side of the world.
News & Stories, July 11, 2017
Walking Boldly: Nolan Coallier
Because of a mission trip to Honduras, Nolan Coallier ’17 knew he wanted to pursue medical missions. Calvin, and a full-tuition scholarship to the Medical College of Wisconsin, are helping him achieve that goal.
News & Stories, July 6, 2017
Aero Med expert to talk about practicing medicine “on the fly”
On Thursday, February 16, Calvin College will host a lecture by Dr. Robert “Butch” Hubers, medical director for Contact Center Services and chief of transport medicine for Spectrum Health Medical Group.
News & Stories, February 12, 2017
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