STEP 1

Apply for admissions

Target date: November 15

You will automatically be considered for academic scholarships upon admission.

STEP 2

Apply for need-based financial aid

Starting: October 1

STEP 3

Provide any requested items

Approximately one third of families are required to submit additional documentation for a federal process called verification.

STEP 4

Receive your financial aid package

Starting: mid-December

The moment you’ve been waiting for: see all the aid that’ll be available to you once the school year starts. Use Calvin’s financial aid tracking tool to:

STEP 5

Confirm your enrollment

Due date: May 1

Make your final college decision and confirm your enrollment »

STEP 6

Accept loans

Target date: Once enrolled

  • Complete and accept your loans to tell us which loans you plan to use (log in required).
  • Finalize your loans by completing online entrance counseling and signing master promissory notes.