International admissions team

Whether you are an American citizen living abroad or a citizen of another country (including Canada), we are eager to provide you with information and resources that will help you with the admissions process and your transition to the U.S. and to Calvin.

Questions?
  • Phone: (616) 526-6106
  • Toll free: (800) 688-0122
  • Fax: (616) 526-6777
  • Email: intladm@calvin.edu

Meet our team

Tara Braun

Associate Director of International Admissions
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  • Phone:  (616) 526-7847
  • Email: tlb32@calvin.edu
  • Serving: International students
  • Office: Spoelhof College Center 263 | Map

Jo Cooper

Immigration Coordinator
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Susan Alley

International Admissions Coordinator
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  • Phone:  (616) 526-7749
  • Email: sla8@calvin.edu
  • Serving: International students in Asia
  • Office: Spoelhof College Center Center | Map

Sarah Bonthuis

Transfer & International Admissions Coordinator
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  • Phone:  (616) 526-7740
  • Email: slb35@calvin.edu
  • Serving: Transfer students, International students from Africa, and International transfer students.
  • Office: Spoelhof College Center Center | Map

Jonathan Cady

China Regional Associate
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Patrick Owusu Akyaw

West Africa Regional Associate
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  • Phone: (+233) 0574528339
  • Email: pko2@calvin.edu
  • Serving: West African students, primarily those from Ghana and Nigeria

Student team

Kayla Danahy

International Admissions Assistant
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Rachel Schelhaas

International Admissions Assistant
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Bernadette Arthur

International Admissions Assistant
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