Your answers to the next two sections of this calculator will be used to estimate an Expected Family Contribution (EFC) in order to determine your need-based grants. You may choose to skip this section and go directly to a summary of your estimated financial aid package.
Please enter your expected family contribution in the box below
You may be counted as an independent student if you meet any of the following criteria:
If you meet the criteria to qualify as an independent student, you will skip some questions in this section, and the entire next section. You will be asked to provide additional information about yourself
A portion of your total scholarships and grants above includes an estimated Federal PELL Grant of $X,XXX
Your Estimated Net Price
Your Estimated Remaining Cost
If the estimate shown includes $0 for need-based and other grants you may still qualify for the University’s First Generation ($2,000) award (for students whose parents do not have a bachelor’s degree), Legacy ($4,000), or Mosaic ($4,000) awards, or the State of Michigan Grant (up to $7,000 - subject to state budget - for Michigan FAFSA filers who qualify). Earn a $1000 Visit Grant by officially visiting Calvin University during your junior or senior year. Please consult the University’s financial aid webpage (calvin.edu/go/scholarships) or email firstname.lastname@example.org for requirements.
National Merit Finalists receive an additional $2,000 award not reflected in this net price estimate.
Books, supplies, and personal expenses may be minimized if a student is frugal with purchases and spending habits.
Additional parent and private loans may be available for the Estimated Remaining Cost. (calvin.edu/go/loans)
This estimate is meant to help you with your educational financing.
It does not represent a final determination of admissibility, financial assistance or a final net price.
Estimates are based on cost of attendance and financial aid provided to students in 2022-2023.
This estimate shall not be binding on the Secretary of Education, the institution of higher education, or the state.