Calvin UniversitySchool Overview: Acceptance Rate, Tuition, and More

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Grand Rapids, Michigan Private Nonprofit regional Accreditation

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$36,300

Avg tuition

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About Calvin University

Calvin University is a small private university located on an urban campus in Grand Rapids, Michigan. It has a total undergraduate enrollment of 3,570, and admissions are selective, with an acceptance rate of 77%. The university offers 79 bachelor's degrees, has an average graduation rate of 76%, and a student-faculty ratio of 12:1. Tuition and fees for students are $36,300.

Admissions Breakdown

Acceptance Rate Insight

77% of students were accepted during the 2019-2020 school year. Sometimes schools with midrange acceptance rates have higher standards of entry but are still accessible to many students who apply.

Acceptance Rate 77%

Retention Rate 85%

Graduation Rate 76%

SAT & ACT

SAT 25th-75th Percentile 1140-1360

ACT 25th-75th Percentile 24-30

Ways to Learn

On-campus

Learning Environment

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

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54%

Female Student Population

12:1

Student to Faculty Ratio

4k

Students Enrolled

Demographics

White

69%

Non-U.S. Citizen

13%

Hispanic

5%

Asian

5%

Black

4%

Two or more races

3%

Unknown

1%

American Indian/Alaska Native

0%

Native Hawaiian/Pacific Islander

0%

Socio-Economic Diversity

19% of students received an income-based federal Pell Grant intended for low-income students.

Financial Aid Breakdown

Students Receiving Aid

Federal Grant Aid

19%

State Grant Aid

30%

Institution Grant Aid

100%

Pell Grant

19%

Average Aid Awarded
Federal Grant Aid $5,084
State Grant Aid $2,412
Institution Grant Aid $18,886
Pell Grant Aid $4,148
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Understanding Grants & Scholarships

Data collected from the Integrated Postsecondary Education Data System (IPEDS), [2019-2020]. 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.