Virtual tour

Take Calvin for a test drive!

Looking around our website is one thing, but visiting in person is quite another. We invite you to come visit Calvin and experience campus for yourself. Along the way, you can meet with professors, explore our facilities, sit in on a class, worship with us in chapel and so much more. Find the visit option that works best for you and get a taste for life at Calvin!

Signature visits

Fridays at Calvin

Fridays at Calvin (Mondays, too!)
Our premiere visit program—stay the night, catch breakfast, attend chapel, sit in on a class, check out the rock wall and more.

AnyDay at Calvin

AnyDay at Calvin
Can't make it on a Friday or Monday? No problem. Schedule your one-of-a-kind visit anytime.

Department visit days

Department Visit Days
Interested in a particular program? From English and engineering to the health sciences and astronomy, we have visit programs designed with your interests in mind.

Summer Calvin

Summer Visits
School may be out for summer, but our admissions team would love to welcome you to campus.

Coming up

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.