Calvin College

Grand Rapids, MI 49546 

General College Information:

Private 4-year university, founded 1876. Affiliated with the Christian Reformed Church.

Suburban campus setting on 370 acres, located 7 miles southeast of downtown Grand Rapids (population=225,000).

4-1-4 academic year

Total Student Population (approx.): 4200 undergraduates; 40 graduate students; 0 professional/other.

Undergraduates (approx.): 96% full-time; 60% from Michigan; 5% minorities (1% African-American; 3% Asian-American; 1% Hispanic-American; <1% Native American); 7% international students; 54% women.
Religious association: 48% Christian Reformed; 50% Protestant;  2% Other/None/Don't Know

On-Campus Housing:
Undergrad: Req'd through sophomore year; 56% of students live on-campus.

Annual Tuition and Fees for FT Students (approx.):  (To check the most current rates: Current Rates)
Undergrads: $24,870

Annual Room and Board (approx.): $8525

ROTC Program Offered On-Campus?: No

Virtual Tour: See

Engineering Program Information:

Program Name: Dept of Engineering (

Engineering Student Population (approx.): 350 undergraduates; 0 graduate students

Engineering Departments:

Engineering (Engr)

Degrees Offered: (B=Bachelor's; M=Master's; D=Doctorate)


Dept B M D


Engr X*    

* Offered areas of concentration:

Chemical Engineering

Civil and Environmental Engineering

Electrical and Computer Engineering

Mechanical Engineering

Undergraduate Engineering Admissions Statistics (2008):

Offered Admission/Applied (% Accepted): 68/70 (97%)

Enrolled/Offered Admission (% Enrolled): 68/68 (100%)

Other Information Regarding The School And Its Engineering Program:

A detailed profile of this school's engineering program is provided online at the American Society of Engineering Education (ASEE) website at:

Contact Information:



Mailing Address

Phone / Email

General College Contacts:

Main Website/
General Address and Phone 

3201 Burton Street SE
Grand Rapids, MI 49546

616-526-6000 /

Admissions Office

3201 Burton Street SE
Grand Rapids, MI 49546

616-526-6106 /

Office of Scholarships and Financial Aid 

3201 Burton Street SE
Grand Rapids, MI 49546

616-526-6134 /

Housing and Residence Life

371 Spoelhof Center
1820 Knollcrest Circle SE
Grand Rapids, MI 49546-4405


Engineering Program Contacts:

Dept of Engineering

1734 Knollcrest Circle SE
Grand Rapids, MI 49546


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