Admissions & Aid

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Aid

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Additional information for…

First-year students

If you’ll be entering Calvin as a first-year U.S. student, here’s what you need to know:

Your checklist

Important dates

  • Jan 10
    Application deadline for spring
  • Aug 15
    Application deadline for fall

Questions?

International students

International students include American citizens living abroad and citizens of another country (including Canada) outside of the United States.

Your checklist

More information

Important dates

  • Jan 1
    Apply by this date and we’ll waive the $35 application fee
  • Apr 1
    Financial aid forms due

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Transfer students

Our transfer coordinator and transfer advisor will work with you one-on-one to help make your transition to Calvin as smooth as possible.

Your checklist

More information

Important dates

  • Jan 10
    Application deadline for spring
  • Aug 15
    Application deadline for fall

Questions?

Admitted students

Now that you’re admitted to Calvin, it’s time to start making Calvin your place! Take these next steps to confirm your enrollment and get connected to the Calvin community.

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Contact us if you’re unsure of next steps.

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Important dates

  • May 1
    Enrollment deadline for U.S. citizens
  • June 1
    Enrollment deadline for Canadian and international students

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Athletes

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Calvin is an NCAA Division III institution, and as such we focus on the true student-athlete experience. We offer 21 varsity sports, as well as club sports and intramurals.

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More information

Important dates

  • Jan 10
    Application deadline for spring
  • Aug 15
    Application deadline for fall

Questions?

Military & veterans

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Calvin welcomes those who have faithfully served our country. It’s our goal to provide prompt, courteous and professional service to you during your time as a student here.

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Important dates

  • Jan 10
    Application deadline for spring
  • Aug 15
    Application deadline for fall

Questions/contact

Financial Aid
James Koeman
jkoeman@calvin.edu
(616) 526-6876

Admissions
Luke Tindall
lmt6@calvin.edu
(616) 526-8671

Academic Advising
Dana Hebreard
dhebrear@calvin.edu
(616) 526-6040

Career Services
Meredith Segur
mec6@calvin.edu
(616) 526-7675

ROTC Program

Calvin College is an affiliate of the Army ROTC program at Western Michigan University (Grand Rapids branch). You can participate in this program through WMU while studying at Calvin.

Your checklist

  • Explore our ROTC page and learn about:
    • How it works
    • Benefits available
    • How to apply
    • Scholarships

Important dates

  • Dec 31
    ROTC scholarship application deadline (More info)
  • Jan 10
    Application deadline for spring
  • Aug 15
    Application deadline for fall

Questions?

College/guidance counselors

Come to our in-depth Fridays at Calvin visit program and experience Calvin from a student’s perspective! Options for the day include attending chapel, visiting classes and meeting with professors, and information sessions about diversity initiatives, athletics, off-campus programs and financial aid.

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More information

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Parents & Families

Parents—you play a key role in your student’s admissions process! Take a look through the following information and please get in touch with us if we can help in any way. We’re excited to connect with you and your student!

Your checklist

More information

Important dates

  • Jan 10
    Application deadline for spring
  • Aug 15
    Application deadline for fall

Questions?

Admissions events & updates

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