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Reviews 752 total reviews with an average rating of 3.9

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3 College Junior

Athletics: I don't really know about the athletics dept

3 College Junior

Overall Experience: I like the different clubs

4 College Sophomore

Athletics: Since Calvin does not have a football team, all other sports are loved and attended equally!

5 College Sophomore

Overall Experience: I love the school that I go to and what Calvin College represents. I am proud to say that I attend school here.

5 College Student

Health & Safety: It is mandatory for all freshman to complete a program on sexual assault. This program educates us on the subject and how to prevent/help if we see if happening. The Campus Safety at our school works hard as well.

5 College Student

Overall Experience: Professors are of high quality and genuinely care about the students. They are very accommodating to my narcolepsy. There is a variety of courses offered, class size is small, and class style depends on the teacher.

5 College Student

Overall Experience: There are many opportunities for jobs and internships. I get sent emails on a regular basis for new opportunities.

4 College Student

Campus Housing: Living on campus is like instantly joining our own friendly community.

5 College Student

Athletics: Calvin College's varsity sports teams are known to be in the top teams.

5 College Sophomore

Health & Safety: We have a great health center here on campus. I feel very safe to walk on campus alone at night. We have Emergency poles everywhere to contact campus safety and there are always cars patrolling and willing to give you a ride from one destination to another.

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5 College Sophomore

Overall Experience: There is a high job placement rate at Calvin. With lots of jobs fairs held on campus monthly. Sometimes the job fairs are even specific to departments.

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4 College Sophomore

Overall Experience: The average class size is about 23. My freshman year I had a math class with 8 students. This is really helpful for students like me who need more one on one help from professors. One thing I wish was different was the style of the classrooms. The school is slowing turning some classes over into more modern styles, but there are still many classrooms with chalkboards.

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5 College Sophomore

Campus Housing: I love living in the dorms. This was one of the main reasons I chose Calvin because of their communities. Every floor is like a family. Next year I will be a residents assistant.

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4 College Sophomore

Athletics: We have so many options for intramural sports of all kinds. There's climbing, dance, kayaking, badminton, racket ball, then all your typical sports. The gym facilities are amazing. They are not only a place to get a work out, but there are places to study by a fire as well.

4 College Sophomore

Overall Experience: I would pick a school where it's easier to get off campus. There are a lot of great places to study and hangout, but sometimes it's nice to go out into the "real" world.

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4 College Sophomore

Overall Experience: Most are great. Could give more leeway to what a postBA student needs to take.

4 College Sophomore

Overall Experience: They have an active career center and will alert students to job opportunities in their field.

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4 College Sophomore

Health & Safety: I only know of one incident that has happened this entire school year thus far and it was dealt with swiftly, publicly and privately, and satisfactorily.

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4 College Sophomore

Campus Housing: I do not live on campus but have not heard complaints from the students who do.

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3 College Sophomore

Greek Life: We don't have this so these additional questions, since they are mandatory, need to have the option to say that. Otherwise the answers are going to be skewed.

4 College Sophomore

Overall Experience: The students were very supportive of me as a returning student. The professors aren't always sure how to handle a student in their class who is their age. My first semester back was great. This semester is more demanding as I have 7 classes and am in class with a lot of freshman so it's not as enjoyable as being with the juniors and seniors.

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4 College Sophomore

Athletics: I'm not that active in campus sports since I'm a post BA student and live off campus. When I attended here back in the day, I participated in every intramural sport there was and attended some varsity sports. There is a great variety offered now and the facilities are top notch. The most well-attended matches are the basketball games against our arch rival school.

5 College Freshman

Health & Safety: Sometimes it feels as if this campus should be a little more dangerous! Kidding, but it's a really safe place for the most part I'd say.

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3 College Freshman

Overall Experience: I think our professors need more skin tones if you catch my drift.

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4 College Freshman

Overall Experience: A degree from Calvin will get you in to most positions simply because of the difficulty.

1 person found this useful Report
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