Calvin College CIRP Freshman Survey Title

Family Background

Family Income. Calvin students are more likely to be from wealthier families than students from the comparison group of Other Religious Four-Year Colleges. The percentage of Calvin students who estimate their parent’s income to be $60,000 or higher is 65% compared to 59% for students at comparison institutions.

 

Estimated Parental Income
Calvin College
Other Religious Four-year Colleges
Less than $30,000
10%
15%
$30,000 - $59,999
25%
26%
$60,000 - $99,999
30%
28%
$100,000 - $149,999
20%
16%
$150,000 or more
16%
16%