The admissions at Kalamazoo College begins for the Fall season for all courses. Kalamazoo College is a four year college of Arts and Sciences providing a wide range of bachelor’s degree courses with a total enrollment of 1,491 students from across the world. Kalamazoo college offers admission to International students fostering students from 28 countries. International students make up to 8% of the total student population.
The college has a 92% as the overall and graduation rate in 2018 with both full time and part time faculty members. The college has a 73% acceptance rate and 88.9% early acceptance rate making it a top choice for international students as well.
Admissions at Kalamazoo college are also provided to Transfer Students who have begun their undergraduate program from a different college and wish to complete the rest of the course from Kalamazoo college. 92% of college graduates receive job opportunities within six months of their graduation . This makes it a very attractive place to study in the US.
|Application Portal||Online Application|
|ACT Middle 50%||26-30|
|SAT Middle 50%||1100-1350 (Math and Critical Reading)|
|Admission Deadline||January 15|
|Deposit due||Extended to June 1|
|Academic Calendar||Semester Wise|
|Financial Aid||Grants, Loans and Scholarships provided|
The college provides a flexible admission timeline for students through it’s binding and non-binding admissions through Early Decision and Early Action. The important admission deadlines are as followed-
|Early Decision||Deadline- November 1|
Deposit Due- January 15
|Early Action||Deadline- November 1|
Deposit Due- June 1
|Regular Decision||Deadline- January 1|
Deposit Due- June 1
|Early Decision II||Deadline- February 1|
Deposit Due- March 1
|Transfer Applicants||Deadline- May 1|
Deposit Due- June 1
Admissions for international students is similar as that for every other native student. Overseas students wishing to pursue their higher education in the US need to meet federal and their University’s requirements.
International students need to verify their English proficiency which can be done by any of the following tests.
|English Proficiency Test||Minimum Score|
|Internet based TOEFL||84|
|Paper based TOEFL||550|
|Computer based TOEFL||213|
|Duolingo English Test||110|
The Kalamazoo college provided the International student with a merit-based scholarship called the Global Leader scholarship. The scholarship is to be renewed every year for four consecutive years. Students along with their common application should apply for the scholarship under the ED I/EA application program.
The process for applying for a US student visa for international students begins after they have successfully taken admission in the college and submitted the Resource Verification Form. The students will then receive their respective I-20 form and can contact the international student advisor for further proceedings.
The Kalamazoo College provides a wide range of academic qualifications across 30 Majors, 22 Minors, 13 concentrations and 5 special programs.
The college offers various undergraduate courses called as the K-Plan with the top 5 being in Fine Arts, Engineering, Physical Sciences, Business/Management/Marketing and Social Sciences.
The following documents are required including the common application with a common application essay for admissions at Kalamazoo College-
Additional Optional Components include-
(ACT SCHOOL CODE- 2018, SAT SCHOOL CODE- 1365)
Admissions at Kalamazoo College is also provided for students who have begun their undergraduate program from a different college and wish to complete the rest of the course from Kalamazoo college.
The students need to meet the eligibility criteria of a transfer student considering the following details-
A completed Transfer Application must have the following materials other than the common application form-
|Program||Application Deadline||Notification Letter||Deposit Due|
|Transfer Applicants||May 1||May 15||June 1|
Admissions at Kalamazoo college begins for the fall session with a deadline for submission of the application by January 15. The financial aid is available for all students seeking admission at Kalamazoo college by filling the FAFSA or IFSAA by November 15 and 1 respectively.
The mailing address of the college is-
Office of Admission
1200 Academy Street
Kalamazoo, MI 49006-3295