Transportation

Location
Grand Rapids, MI
Undergrads
3,763
Tuition
$26,705
Admission Difficulty
Easy
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3 College Sophomore

Transportation: Campus safety takes you places when it's late, but since the school isn't huge, there isn't any public transportation

5 College Freshman

Transportation: The Rapid, the bus system, is discounted for students and it goes most anywhere in town.

3 College Sophomore

Transportation: I lived one year on campus and did fine--had a bike to use! This second year I am driving to school from my grand parents house,

2 College Sophomore

Transportation: There are no transportation options provided by Calvin unless it is an event by Calvin such as sports or a class trip to the beach.

3 College Sophomore

Transportation: The transportation is okay due to the fact that everything is so closely spaced. most housing is only a bike ride away which is great except in the winter when the roads are too icy to ride a bike. Otherwise you can walk nearly anywhere

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Rankings View more rankings . . .

  • 600th
    Most Easily Accessible Town
  • 1051st
    Best Car Campuses
  • 1159th
    Best Campus Transit

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Student Polls

How convenient is the campus-provided transportation?    Based on 28 responses

  • 57% Nonexistent.
  • 0% Extremely difficult to utilize-it's not reliable nor is it convenient for a student's schedule.
  • 14% Moderately difficult to utilize, the pick-up times and locations are far and few between.
  • 11% Somewhat accessible with a schedule that usually parallels class times.
  • 18% Easily accessible, runs frequently and has many pick-up locations.

How necessary is it to have a car on campus?    Based on 27 responses

  • 0% You can't have a car here.
  • 19% Cars are totally pointless. Everything you need is within walking distance.
  • 67% Students usually walk or take the bus, but cars are nice for venturing outside the bus line.
  • 11% The shuttle/bus service often fails to meet student needs, so a car is very practical.
  • 4% Campus is isolated, so students rely mostly on cars to get them where they need to go.

Rate the cost of the following transit options    Based on 27 responses

Non-applicable
Free
  • Campus shuttle
  • Public transportation
  • Taxis
  • Zip cars

Rate the convenience of long-distance transportation to travel between home and school    Based on 26 responses

Non-applicable
Very convenient
  • Airport
  • Passenger bus
  • Passenger train
  • Ride sharing

Rate the convenience of the following transit options    Based on 26 responses

Non-applicable
Very convenient
  • Campus shuttle
  • Public transportation
  • Taxis
  • Zip cars

How easy is it to get around town?    Based on 27 responses

  • 0% Very difficult.
  • 4% Fairly difficult.
  • 59% Fairly easy.
  • 37% Very easy.
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