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Calvin University Tuition, Costs, & Financial Aid Information

Grand Rapids, MI

Tuition and Expenses


Cost of Attendance
$52,606
Tuition and Fees
$37,806
Room and Board
$10,800
Books and Supplies
$1,300
Other Expenses
$2,700
Payment Plans
Installment plan

Applying for Financial Aid


Financial Aid Office

Email
Web Site
Financial Aid Web Site
Net Price Calculator URL
Net Price Calculator URL

Application Process

Application Deadline
Priority deadline November 15
Award Notification
On a rolling basis beginning December 15
Methodology for Awarding Institutional Aid
Federal Methodology
Forms Required Cost to File
FAFSA
Code is 002241
Free

Profile of 2019 - 20 Financial Aid


Freshman

Financial Aid Applicants
712 (91.5%) of freshmen
Found to Have Financial Need
482 (67.7%) of applicants
Received Financial Aid
482 (100.0%) of applicants with financial need
Need Fully Met
150 (31.1%) of aid recipients
Average Percent of Need Met
80%
Average Award
$27,581
Need-Based Gift
Received by 482 (100.0%) of aid recipients, average amount $22,316
Need-Based Self-Help
Received by 367 (76.1%) of aid recipients, average amount $3,303
Merit-Based Gift
Received by 102 (21.2%) of aid recipients
Merit-Based Gift
283 (36.4%) of freshmen had no financial need and received merit aid, average amount $18,215

All Undergraduates

Financial Aid Applicants
2,563 (79.4%) of undergraduates
Found to Have Financial Need
1,837 (71.7%) of applicants
Received Financial Aid
1,833 (99.8%) of applicants with financial need
Need Fully Met
428 (23.3%) of aid recipients
Average Percent of Need Met
75%
Average Award
$25,974
Need-Based Gift
Received by 1,832 (99.9%) of aid recipients, average amount $20,082
Need-Based Self-Help
Received by 1,544 (84.2%) of aid recipients, average amount $4,614
Merit-Based Gift
Received by 257 (14.0%) of aid recipients
Merit-Based Gift
1,311 (40.6%) of undergraduates had no financial need and received merit aid, average amount $14,747

Borrowing

2019 Graduates Who Took Out Loans
55%
Average Indebtedness of 2019 Graduates
$25,888
Parents of Students Receiving Aid
5.0%
Parents of Students Not Receiving Aid
Not reported

Financial Aid Programs


Loans

Federal Loans
Direct subsidized Stafford loans, direct unsubsidized Stafford loans, direct PLUS loans, Federal Perkins loans
State Loans
Available
Other Loans
College/university loans, Alternative loans

Scholarships and Grants

Need-Based Available
Federal Pell grants, SEOG, State scholarships, Private scholarships
Non-Need–Based Available
Academic scholarships, Special characteristics (minority, religious affiliation, other scholarships)

Non-Need Awards

Academic Interest/Achievement Award Areas
Not reported
Number of Awards
2,634
Top Areas (By Money Awarded)
 
Creative Arts/Performance Award Areas
Not reported
Number of Awards
Not reported
Top Areas (By Money Awarded)
 
Special Achievements/Activities Award Areas
Not reported
Number of Awards
Not reported
Top Areas (By Money Awarded)
 
Special Characteristics Award Areas
Children and Siblings of Alumni, Children of Faculty/Staff, Ethnic Background, First-Generation College Students, International Students, Members of Minorities, Religious Affiliation
Number of Awards
3,011
Top Areas (By Money Awarded)
 

Employment

Work-Study Programs
Federal work study available, other work study available
Average Earnings from On-Campus Employment
$6,130

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