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Kalamazoo College

Known as K College or simply K, Kalamazoo College is a private liberal arts college that offers rigorous and experiential learning. With the academic plan known as the "K Plan," students are able to customize their four-year college experience. The college emphasizes rigorous academics, hands-on education, studying abroad and senior individualized projects. With over 70 student organizations, you are sure to meet new friends and find something that you enjoy!
Fast Facts:
  • 13:1 student-to-faculty ratio
  • 30 majors and 22 minors
  • 1,467 students from 39 states and 28 countries
  • Just 35 miles from Lake Michigan and approximately 140 miles from both Chicago and Detroit
  • Notable alumni include actress Selma Blair and writer and photographer Teju Cole
Student Life:
  • Mascot: Hornets
  • 70+ registered student organizations on campus
  • K students publish a weekly student newspaper, the Index; operate a radio station for the campus, WJMD; and run the Frelon Dance Company.
  • 70% of Kalamazoo College students live on campus.
  • Off-campus students live within four blocks of campus.
  • The college competes in the NCAA’s Division III and the Michigan Intercollegiate Athletic Association (MIAA).
  • As of 2016, the Hornet men’s tennis team has won its conference championship for 78 consecutive years.
  • "All Hail to Kazoo" is part of the school’s fight-song.
To learn more about Kalamazoo College, click here.

Our Mission

To form women and men for meaningful lives of leadership and service in imitation of Jesus Christ through a college preparatory education in the Jesuit, Catholic tradition.
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