Tuition and Costs

Academic year (fall and spring)

Tuition, full-time (12-17 credits) $31,730
Room & Board (21 meal plan) $9,840

These rates are the direct costs of attending Calvin College. Some courses may have additional program costs.

Undergraduate tuition and fees

Tuition, full-time (12-17 credits) $31,730
Tuition, per semester $15,865
Tuition, Per Credit Hour
1-5 total hours $760
6-11 total hours $1,180
18th hour and above $760


There is no interim charge for regular, on-campus courses if you maintain 12 semester credit hours in either the first semester or second semester, unless you exceed the four-credit-hour limit.

If you maintain 11 semester-credit hours in both the first or second semester, the regular semester hour interim tuition charge will be discounted by 25%. Otherwise, you will be charged the regular per-credit hour charge for interim courses.

If you are a full-time student taking more than four credit hours for an interim course, you will be charged the per-credit-hour charge for the fifth credit and above.

Course fees and off-campus travel costs are in addition to any interim tuition charge.

Off-campus travel costs for the interim term are billed to your miscellaneous account. Payment in full is due by the due date in January.

Summer tuition and fees

Summer 2017 Online & Traditional Courses, Per Credit Hour
Undergraduate $760
Dually Enrolled $380
Auditing Fee $380
Graduate Speech Pathology $862
Graduate Education Courses $472

Graduate Workshop 



Graduate tuition and fees

Graduate Programs 2016-2017, Per Credit Hour
Education Course $472
Education Workshop $274
Speech Pathology (additional clinical fee of $900 for SPAUD 530, 531 & 532) $862

Room and board

On-Campus Room and Board 2016-2017, Per Academic Year
21 Meal Plan $9,840
15 Meal Plan $9,560
10 Meal Plan $9,120
Knollcrest East, room only $3,966