Calvin University is a world-class Christian university in Grand Rapids, Michigan. Here, you will discover a bold, transformative education that’s grounded in Christian conviction. Be inspired by innovation, leadership, and artistic expression. Be challenged to respond to the world’s needs. Since 1876, Calvin has lived into Christ’s promise to make all things new – find your place in this transformative community today.
JOIN THE QUEST FOR TRUTH AND KNOWLEDGE
At Calvin, our high ranking among liberal arts universities in the United States is a result of our relentless pursuit of truth and knowledge. Students develop strong tools of inquiry that—combined with deep Christian faith—have the power to change the world.
We invite you to explore the unique Christian education Calvin offers and envision the future that can be yours as a result.
- Choose from over 100 academic programs, including strong offerings in engineering, biochemistry, strategic communication, business, accounting, pre-medicine, and more.
- Discover the welcoming Christian community that more than 400 international students call home in the culturally and economically vibrant city of Grand Rapids, Michigan.
- Find out why Calvin graduates consistently report incredible career results and graduate school acceptance rates.
FACULTY WHO EMPOWER
Calvin professors are highly respected in global academic circles. In fact, they’ve contributed to many of the textbooks that are widely used at other top universities. They’re publishing in academic journals, presenting at conferences, and trailblazing in areas of Christian thought and leadership.
What’s unique about Calvin is that these professors are invested in you. Faculty at Calvin teach here because they love mentoring undergraduate students in a deep community of faith. They delight in your collaboration and will inspire you with their own curiosity.
A COMMUNITY THAT VALUES YOU
Why do 400+ students from more than 65 countries call Calvin University home? As one of the United States’ top universities for the number of international students, Calvin creates a campus environment where your rich cultural background can thrive.
- Attend an international orientation experience designed just for you.
- Enjoy guaranteed housing in one of Calvin’s seven residence halls, including housing for all holidays and breaks.
- Access academic tutoring and writing support as you transition to the U.S. college learning environment.
- Participate in dozens of activities with the international student association, including trips to Chicago, monthly dinners, special chapel services, and more.
- Share traditional dishes at the World Food Festival, where you can join the Calvin community in sampling food from across the globe.
More information at https://calvin.edu/admissions/internationals/