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

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 review and accept your financial aid awards (log in required).

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.