Calvin College HQ

GRAND RAPIDS , MI   |  www.calvin.edu

Mission

Calvin College is a comprehensive liberal arts college in the Reformed tradition of historic Christianity. Through our learning, we seek to be agents of renewal in the academy, church, and society. We pledge fidelity to Jesus Christ, offering our hearts and lives to do God's work in God's world. The founding date of Calvin College is 1876. Since its inception Calvin's curriculum has expanded to include professional training in a variety of fields, but the college maintains a strong commitment to its liberal arts curriculum.

Ruling year info

1993

Principal Officer

Dr. Gaylen Byker

Main address

3201 Burton St SE

GRAND RAPIDS , MI 49546

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EIN

38-3071514

NTEE code info

University or Technological (B43)

Undergraduate College (4-year) (B42)

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Calvin has 4,200 students, primarily undergraduates, from Michigan (about half the student body), almost every other state in the nation and another 50 countries around the world (about 10 percent of the student body is international). Calvin's retention rate from first to second year is almost 90 percent, compared to 71 percent nationally and its five-year graduation rate is 73 percent, compared to 52 percent nationally. There are 322 faculty with over 82 percent holdingt the highest degree in their field, and the student to faculty ratio is a low 12 to 1. About 90 percent of Calvin's students receive financial aid with almost 60 percent earning academic scholarships. Calvin College is accredited by the Commission on Higher Learning of the North Central Association of Colleges and Secondary Schools.

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Calvin College

Board of directors
as of 5/4/2012
SOURCE: Self-reported by organization
Board chair

Bastian Knoppers

Metavante Corporation

Bastian Knoppers Board President

Metavante Corporation