• What is the academic profile of a typical Calvin first-year student?
  • How is Calvin's student body diverse?
  • Why do students choose Calvin?
  • What are the advantages of Calvin's unique size?
  • How do students and families pay for a Calvin University education?
  • What is the admissions and financial aid timeline?

University environment

  • How does Calvin provide a safe and supportive environment?
  • What kinds of student organizations are available?
  • What can I expect from living in the residence halls?
  • What are the opportunities to grow spiritually?
  • How will I know that Calvin is a Christian university?


  • What is Calvin's academic calendar?
  • What do faculty members see as Calvin's strengths and weaknesses?
  • What is the average class size?
  • What will the faculty expect from me as a student?
  • What can I expect from the faculty?
  • How do professors integrate their faith into their role as faculty?
  • What's the benefit of taking liberal arts "core" courses?
  • How can Calvin serve me if I am an average student?
  • How do I get involved in honors courses or programs?
  • What resources are there to help me succeed academically?
  • How many professors are there in the departments that interest me?
  • What types of experiential learning opportunities are available?
  • What resources and/or equipment is available for students to use?
  • Does Calvin offer study abroad programs?