At Calvin, your learning won't be bound to the four walls of the classroom—or even the campus’s suburban corner of Grand Rapids. Go beyond expectations in an internship or off-campus study program.
Spend a semester (or longer!) gaining relevant experience right here in Grand Rapids—or anywhere in the world. Some favorite internships of past urban studies students:
- Inner City Christian Foundation
- The Rapid
- Grand Rapids Housing Commission
- Grand Rapids Urban League
- West Michigan Environmental Action Council
- Grand Rapids Neighborhood Associations
- Kent County Department of Human Services
Chicago Semester (Partner)
- Welcome to your new classroom, the bustling urban center of downtown Chicago. Discover the ins and outs of city life, work as a professional with one of the program's top-notch internship partners, and explore the diverse and artistic culture of this great city—all from a Christian perspective.