In addition to our standard Fridays and AnyDay on-campus visits, Calvin offers a number of special events throughout the year. Take a look through these special events and see if one of these visit might be just the right one for you!

2015-2016 special events

Bus, Plane and Ferry Trips

Catch a ride to campus from your area of the U.S. or Canada. You'll get to know Calvin better and meet some new friends along the way. Here are trips that we regularly offer in the fall and winter.

  • October 2, 2015 - Detroit Bus Trip
  • October 16, 2015 - Indianapolis Bus Trip
  • October 23, 2015 - West Coast Visit Day
  • October 30, 2015 - Ontario Bus Trip
  • February 12, 2016 - Chicago Bus Trip (Details to come!)
Preview Weekends

Candidates for the Honors Fellows, John M. Perkins Leadership Fellows and Artist Collaborative programs are invited to come to Calvin for interviews and a campus visit. These events happen in late February and early March of each year. Look for an invitation in the mail for these events.

Regional Events

Let us bring Calvin to you as we throw parties in places like Chicago, Minnesota, California and more. Watch your mail throughout the year for invites to these events!

  • September 15, 2015 - A Night with Calvin - Wheaton
  • October 1, 2015 - A Night with Calvin - Lynden
  • October 22-24, 2015 - West Coast Visit Weekend
  • November 3, 2015 - University Club / Kent County Event
Manor Events

Meet the president—in his home! Each spring, admitted students from the Grand Rapids area are invited to evening receptions with President Michael Le Roy and Mrs. Andrea Le Roy. Watch for your invitation in the mail.

ROTC Visit Day

Explore the possibility of pursuing military leadership preparation while at Calvin. You'll meet current cadets and participate in a day of training.

  • October 30, 2015 - ROTC Visit Day
International Visit Day

If you are an international student living in the United States, come to Calvin in the fall for a special visit experience just for you. This special visit day includes a travel voucher to help cover you travel costs to campus.

Young Life Events

Join Calvin admissions staff, local Young Life leaders and other Young Life enthusiasts for a special night of club with Calvin College.