Financial Aid

Calvin students hanging out on the Commons Lawn

Calvin College is ready to partner with you and your family to make your college education affordable. We provide more than $70 million in scholarships, grants, loans and work-study each year to assist families with the cost of college, so apply today!

Cutting the price tag


February 1

Be admitted to Calvin and apply for donor-funded scholarships

February 15

Submit the FAFSA (Free Application for Federal Student Aid) and Calvin Supplemental Aid Form (optional). 


Receive your financial aid package. Your customized award notice outlines the scholarships, grants and loans for which you qualify, based on the information submitted on your financial aid forms.  

May 1

Accept awards and confirm your enrollment.