Calvin College is a liberal arts college operated by the Christian Reformed Church.
During Interium in January, Calvin College hosts guest speakers to both "entertain and educate". The event is called the January Series
Calvin College's school year is broken out into two semesters, with a one month interim in between. During interim, most students take one class only, and are encouraged to take classes outside of their field of study.
On the Calvin College property is the West Michigan Research Lab (WMRL). The WMRL is a facility that is operated in a partnership between Spectrum Health and Calvin College. The facility is AAALAC accredited for the humane treatment of animals.