Calvary University

School Overview: Acceptance Rate, Tuition, and More

Kansas City, MO


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About Calvary University

School Type: Private

Status: Non-profit

Accreditation: Regional

Religious Affiliation: Christian, Other Protestant  While the student experience is largely unaffected at most schools with religious affiliations, some schools place more of an emphasis on religion. Learn how religious affiliations may impact students' experience.

Calvary University is a small private university located on an urban campus in Kansas City, Missouri. It has a total undergraduate enrollment of 376, and admissions are selective. The university offers 15 bachelor's degrees, has an average graduation rate of 59%, and a student-faculty ratio of 9:1. Tuition and fees for students are $10,276.

Admissions Breakdown

Acceptance Rate Insight

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Retention Rate Insight

68% of full-time students stayed to continue their studies the following academic year. These students started in Fall 2019 and returned in Fall 2020.

Graduation Rate Insight

59% of students graduated out of all full-time, first-time students who began their studies in Fall 2014. Keep in mind many students who enroll are not typically first-time students, as most are adult learners. Therefore, the number of first-time students is traditionally low.

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Open admission Yes

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ACT 25th-75th Percentile Currently Unavailable

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Learning Environment

Student Body Stats

This school has a student body of fewer than 5,000 students.

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Students enrolled


Online student enrollment


Student to faculty ratio

Ways Students Can Learn

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Hybrid The program is a combination of on-campus and online learning and varies per program. Check Bold
International Online classes are available for students around the world. Check Bold












Two or more races


American Indian/Alaska Native


Native Hawaiian/Pacific Islander


Non-U.S. Citizen


Female student population


Socio-economic diversity

43% of students received an income-based Federal Pell Grant intended for low-income students.

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Online Programs

Offers Online Programs


Online Programs


Total Online Enrollment


Student Location Breakout

Percent of Programs Online

65% On-campus

35% Online

Types of Online Programs Offered

Certificates X Bold Not offered

Associate Check Bold 25% online

Bachelor's Check Bold 20% online

Graduate Certificate X Bold Not offered

Master's Check Bold 67% online

Doctorate Check Bold 100% online

Student Charges

Tuition and Required Fees

Student Level In-state Out-of-state
Undergraduate $10,276 $10,276
Graduate $7,056 $7,056

Cost of Undergraduate Attendance

Costs based on full-time, first-time degree or certificate-seeking undergraduates for the 2020–2021 academic year.

Costs to Consider Price
Books and supplies $794
On-campus room and board $5,720
On-campus other expenses $1,695
Off-campus (not with family) room and board $11,375
Off-campus (not with family) other expenses $10,500
Off-campus (with family) other expenses $5,414

Total Undergraduate Cost

Total cost by category In-state Out-of-state
On-campus $18,485 $18,485
Off-campus without family $32,945 $32,945
Off-campus with family $16,484 $16,484

Financial Breakdown

Students Receiving Aid

Federal Grant Aid


State Grant Aid

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Institution Grant Aid


Pell Grant


Average Aid Awarded

Federal Grant Aid $4,961
State Grant Aid Information not available
Institution Grant Aid $5,884
Pell Grant Aid $4,028

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Data collected from the Integrated Postsecondary Education Data System (IPEDS), [2020-2021]. In the absence of IPED data, information was collected directly from the school and is accurate as of the date of collection. Contact the school directly for the most current and complete information.