What's New?
The Fall Enrollment (Day 10) Report for the 2013 year is now available.

Fall 2013 Enrollment Report Highlights:

  • Calvin welcomed a FTIAC (First Time in College) class of 1,006 students and a Transfer class of 101, for an increase of 22 in the incoming class compared with last year.
  • Calvin's 2013 overall fall enrollment, at 4,034, represents an increase of 26 students from last year.
  • The retention rate of last years' FTIACS (those returning this fall), came in at 87.4%, a two percentage point increase from last year, while the six year graduation rate of the 2007 class of FTIACs is 72.5%, one of the lowest in eight years.
  • The mean High School GPA of the entering class is 3.66, and the median ACT Composite score is 26.1.
  • Roughly three of eight (37.5%) Calvin students are members of the Christian Reformed Church.
  • Calvin students come from 44 different states, six Canadian provinces and over 50 other foreign countries. The international student population comes in at 407 students (10.1% of the enrollment) and is the highest in recent history.
  • Calvin's U.S. ethnic minority population stands at 523 (13.0% of the student body), the highest percentage ever, and an increase of nearly 50 from last year.
  • Some of Calvin's fastest growing programs are Biochemistry, Computer Science, Engineering, Kinesiology, Music, and Nursing.

See the 2013 Fall Day 10 Report for details.


The Office of Enrollment Research at Calvin carries out research, data analysis, and reporting to support institutional decision-making.