If you’re a Canadian citizen and you are either a new student or a transfer student, these are the steps you take to receive the maximum amount of financial aid.

STEP 1

Apply for admission

Target date: January 2

You will automatically be considered for academic scholarships upon admission.

STEP 2

Search for additional scholarships

Due date: February 1

You must already be admitted to Calvin to be considered for these scholarships.

STEP 3

Apply for need-based financial aid

Target date: April 1

STEP 4

Provide any requested items

Target date: April

Approximately one third of families are required to submit additional documentation for a federal process called verification.

STEP 5

Receive your financial aid package

Due date: May

The moment you've been waiting for: See how much aid you're eligible to receive. Use Calvin's awards tracking tool » to see what your current awards are (login required).

STEP 6

Confirm your enrollment

Due date: June 1

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