APPLY TO CALVIN

Start toward your future today.

There's still time to join the Calvin Class of 2026. It will take about 20 minutes to complete your application.

Calvin is "test optional," so you don’t even need to submit an SAT, ACT, or CLT test score. Apply today!

If you're applying to other schools this year, use the Common Application. You could finish even faster.

The Calvin Application

 

The Common App

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HOW TO APPLY

Don’t let the unknowns get in your way—this quick video will help break down the application process, things to look out for, and even a few tips to make it as simple as possible.

Timeline

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    APPLICATIONS ARE OPEN!

    You can finish in one sitting. Apply today.

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    MID-FEBRUARY

    Admitted students begin to receive their financial aid packages.

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    APRIL 30

    The last day we can accept updated academic information (GPA & test scores) for scholarship consideration.

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    MAY 1

    Decision Day! Submit your $300 enrollment deposit to secure your place at Calvin.

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    APRIL 1

    Last day to submit final documents.

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    JUNE 1

    Enrollment deposits are due.

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WHAT WE LOOK FOR

We seek students who will thrive in academic, spiritual, and community life at Calvin. Each completed application is given careful consideration to assess the student’s academic profile based on several important markers of student success:

  • academic performance
  • strength and quality of curriculum
  • demonstrated leadership and service
  • college transcripts, if applicable

Admissions counselors are delighted to get to know you as a unique person. They are available to help throughout the entire application process. Find out who your admissions counselor is here.

Policies

Calvin University does not discriminate with regard to age, race, color, national origin, gender, or disability in any of its educational programs or activities. To read more on our policies towards admissions, please see the following links.

The Clery Act

Safer Spaces

Student Conduct Code

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