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Rising high school juniors and seniors

Interested in getting a head start on your college career? Consider taking courses at Calvin University as a high school junior or senior. Experience for yourself what college-level courses at Calvin are like through our dual enrollment program.

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Graduating seniors

How to apply

To apply to Calvin, please submit the following:

Test optional
Students applying for fall 2021 or 2022 admission may choose to apply as test optional. This means you are not required to submit SAT, ACT, or CLT scores in order to be considered for admission. Test scores are still required for early admission to the nursing or speech pathology programs. Find out more about applying as test optional.

For application deadlines, visit Facts & Standards »

Transcript requirements

Your transcript must contain:
  • Your cumulative GPA
  • Semester-by-semester coursework and GPA
  • A grade for each course
  • Very brief course descriptions
    • Include the type of curriculum and/or textbooks used
  • Indication of any completed college or co-op coursework
Your transcript must be signed by a parent and sent directly to your admissions counselor or admissions@calvin.edu.

First-year student profile 2019-2020

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