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Calvin College 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

$10,957 Annual Institutional Aid

Average Aid
99% of students receive aid
29% get federal aid ($4,694 avg)
34% get state aid ($1,444 avg)
98% get institn'l aid ($10,957 avg)
58% get loans ($8,247 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

$12,143,723
Annual Aid Awarded
Aid/Loans
Average Amount Percent Awarded
Grant or Scholarship Aid $12,851 98%
Federal Grant Aid $4,694 29%
Pell Grants $3,920 29%
Other Federal Grants $978 25%
Institution Grant Aid $10,957 98%
State Grant Aid $1,444 34%
Student Loans $8,247 58%
Federal Loans $6,378 57%
Other Loans $12,215 9%

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
http://www.calvin.edu/finaid/
Costs Per Credit Hour
In State $630
Out of State $630

Reviews

Student Responses to Review Topic: Bang for the buck
  • 5
  • CS from Grand Rapids, MI
  • May-24-2014 I am a current student here

    Calvin is an expensive college, but it is well worth it. The experience you will have here and relationships you will build with students and staff are things you simply cannot put a price on.

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  • 3
  • Lillie from Minneapolis, MN
  • May-20-2014 I am accepted here and planning to attend soon

    Pretty expensive, but so are a lot of other schools. They offer some financial aid which is useful and there are a lot of outside scholarships available too. Finances is kind of a sore spot for me, but I think it's worth it.

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  • 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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