- Sleeping bag and pillow. Be prepared for a "carpet campout" (aka no beds) with your Calvin student host! Please let us know in advance if you need to borrow these items.
- Michigan enjoys all four seasons, so bring clothes that are weather-appropriate. (Check the Grand Rapids forecast.)
- A book, homework, entertainment, or something else to keep you busy. Remember, your host is also a student and will need to do homework and study.
- Spending money for off-campus activities