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Tuition & Costs

Your Estimated Price

$36,845 Annual Cost to Attend

Cost Breakdown
$26,480 tuition
$9,110 on campus room & board
$1,030 books
$225 fees
(Based on stats from 2012/2013)

$36,845 Annual Cost to Attend

Cost Breakdown
$26,480 tuition
$9,110 on campus room & board
$1,030 books
$225 fees
(Based on stats from 2012/2013)
Estimated Net Price
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Average Aid

$10,195 Annual Institutional Aid

Average Aid
99% of students receive aid
30% get federal aid ($4,882 avg)
35% get state aid ($1,460 avg)
98% get institn'l aid ($10,195 avg)
62% get loans ($7,282 avg)

Tuition Trends

Historical Tuition and Fees, with Projected Future Amounts

Future projections are based on past four years' data averaging 3.58% annual change in in-state tuition and fees and 3.58% change in out-of-state tuition and fees. Amounts shown are estimates only and not guaranteed. For a better estimate, contact the college directly.

Financial Aid

Annual Aid Awarded
Average Amount Percent Awarded
Grant or Scholarship Aid $12,151 98%
Federal Grant Aid $4,882 30%
Pell Grants $3,696 29%
Other Federal Grants $1,340 29%
Institution Grant Aid $10,195 98%
State Grant Aid $1,460 35%
Student Loans $7,282 62%
Federal Loans $5,659 62%
Other Loans $10,380 10%

Merit Aid Available

Merit Aid

Merit Scholarships Available Amount freshman returning transfer graduate
$4,500 - $18,000 Y
$3,500 - $14,000 Y
$2,500 - $10,000 Y
$1,000 - $4,000 Y
$10,000 - $40,000 Y
$6,000 - $24,000 Y
$10,000 - $40,000 Y
Financial Aid Timeline
Financial aid priority deadline: February 15
Financial aid deadline: -
College will notify student of financial aid decisions on or about: -
Student must reply to financial aid decision by: -
Does Calvin College offer...
Prepaid Tuition Plan? Yes
Tuition Payment Plan? Yes
Financial Aid Contact Info
3201 Burton Street SE
Grand Rapids, MI 49546
(616) 526-6000
Costs Per Credit Hour
In State $630
Out of State $630


Student Responses to Review Topic: Bang for the buck
  • 4
  • Vikki from Fort Worth, TX
  • Jan-16-2014 I am a current student here

    You get your money's worth in your education here, same as you would for any college. But here you get you Christian faith inserted in your line of thinking with professors who more than likely have the time to help answer your questions, as long as you know their email address and office hours.

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  • 3
  • Troy from Grand Rapids, MI
  • Jan-18-2013 I am a current student here

    The tuition is pretty high but it is well worth it. However, I believe room and board isn't worth the 8,000 ish.

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