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What is the campus like?

Calumet College of St. Joseph consists of one building, which houses our administration, faculty, staff, classrooms as well as services for our students. The building was donated to the college by Standard Oil, which is now BP, in 1973 and classes began in the building in 1976. Security is readily available to our faculty, staff, and students here at the college. In addition, parking is available to our students at no cost.

What are the housing arrangements at your school?

Calumet College of St. Joseph is primarily a commuter school. While we do not offer any housing on our campus, there are many apartments within walking distance of the college. Housing options are available through the Northwest Indiana Times and the Post-Tribune, in addition to real estate web sites such as,, and

What is the cost of attendance per year for CCSJ?

Calumet College of St. Joseph has the lowest tuition for any four-year private college or university within the State of Indiana. The cost of attendance for an academic year, which consists of the fall and spring semesters, is $14,880. That also includes a technology fee of $85 per semester. Out of state students do not have to pay out of state tuition. Almost 90% of our students receive some form of financial aid. Financial Aid is available by filing the Free Application for Federal Student Aid (FAFSA) by March 1st for Indiana residents.

Will the faculty be available for students?

Our faculty to student ratio is 15:1, so students have the opportunity to interact with our faculty on a daily basis. The faculty here at CCSJ has office hours for students to receive assistance if it is so needed. In addition, a tutoring center available for students who are in need of academic assistance in their class or classes. If you have any questions or concerns, please contact the tutoring center at 219-473-4286.

Are their opportunities for students to get involved on campus?

There are many opportunities for students to get involved on campus. We have numerous student organizations and volunteering opportunities for our students to participate in. Our students have the opportunity to volunteer at local and regional agencies as well as internationally in a mission trip to Guatemala each year.


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Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Friday:
8:30 A.M. - 5:00 P.M.
Wednesday: 8:30 A.M. - 7:00 P.M.
Saturdays: 9:00 A.M. - 2:00 P.M.

Room: 116
Telephone: (219) 473-4215 (Indiana)
                      (773) 721-0202, Ext. 215 (Illinois)
                      1-877-700-9100 (Toll Free)
FAX: (219) 473-4336