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Calvin College

Grand Rapids, MI

Calvin, founded in 1876, is a church-affiliated, liberal arts college. Its 370-acre campus is located in a suburban area of Grand Rapids.

Web Sitewww.calvin.edu/
Institution TypePrivate
CoeducationalYes
Undergraduate Students3,869
   Women2,136 (55.2%)
   Men1,733 (44.8%)
Graduate Students121

ADMISSION

Entrance DifficultyModerately difficult
Overall Admission Rate74% of 3,824 applicants were admitted
Early Action OfferedNo
Early Decision OfferedNo
Regular Admission DeadlineRolling
Selection of Students
FactorVery ImportantImportantConsideredNot Considered
Academic GPAX
Standardized TestsX
EssayX
Extracurricular ActivitiesX
Qualifications of Enrolled Freshmen
Average GPA3.70 (based on weighted GPAs)
SAT Math602 average
530-670 range of middle 50%
SAT Critical Reading592 average
520-670 range of middle 50%
SAT WritingNot reported
ACT Composite26 average
23-30 range of middle 50%

MONEY MATTERS

Cost of Attendance$45,270
Tuition and Fees
$31,730
Room and Board
$9,840
Average Percent of Need Met78%
Average Freshman Award$25,227
Average Indebtedness of
2015 Graduates
$31,236

ACADEMICS

Academic Calendar System4-1-4
General Education/
Core Curriculum
Required
Full-Time Faculty
Teaching Undergraduates
262
Regular Class Size2-9 students: 6% of classes
10-19 students: 29% of classes
20-29 students: 37% of classes
30-39 students: 23% of classes
40-49 students: 4% of classes
50-99 students: 1% of classes

CAMPUS LIFE

Grand Rapids Population192,294
Nearest Metropolitan AreaGrand Rapids
Freshman Housing GuaranteeFreshmen are guaranteed housing
Students in College Housing 95% of freshmen, 59% of all students
Athletic ConferencesNCAA Division III
MascotKnights
Sororities 
Fraternities 

STUDENTS

Ethnicity of Students from U.S.0.3% American Indian/Alaskan Native
4.2% Asian
3.0% Black/African-American
4.4% Hispanic/Latino
4.0% Multi-race (not Hispanic/Latino)
0.0% Native Hawaiian/ Pacific Islander
82.1% White
2.0% Unknown
International Students10.0% from 62 countries
First-Year Students Returning86.0%
Students Graduating
Within 4 Years
57.1%
Graduates Offered Full-Time
Employment Within 6 Months
77%
Graduates Pursuing
Advanced Study Directly
24.6%
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CLASS OF 2021 Profile of Students on COLLEGEdata
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  GPA SAT ACT
UW W M ERW  
Average 3.59 4.14 490 540 27
Low 2.74 3.40 490 540 20
High 4.00 4.50 490 540 34
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