It's Your Time to Shine.

Our programs and faculty will help you lay a solid educational foundation while giving you the tools to advocate for yourself and others. By choosing Aquinas, you’ll get an experience designed for every part of who you are so you can grow into the very best version of you.  At Aquinas, you won’t become something - you will become someone.



Undergraduate Admissions

With 60+ majors and a diverse course catalog, your future is up to you. Create a program based on you.

Graduate Admissions

Aquinas offers graduate programs and certificates in management, education, and counseling.

Continuing Education

Undergraduate Continuing Education programs at Aquinas fit the real lives of adult students.

Dual Enrollment

Eligible high school students can take college courses and receive college credit.


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Accepted Students

Welcome to the Aquinas Family!

In this exciting, inspiring — but also sometimes overwhelming and confusing — time, we get that there’s a lot of information to digest. We’re here for you.



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Take the Next Step

Find yourself and follow your dreams with a quality education tailored to the future you envision. Our admissions counselors and staff are here to help you at every step along the way to ensure you make the most out of your time at Aquinas.


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Experience Aquinas

Aquinas’ inviting, wooded campus is the perfect place to study, kick back or meet new people. Attend one of our many on-campus events to create memorable moments. Whatever your interests,  there’s a community for you here.



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Choose your Academic Future

Our classes are designed to help you discover your passions and get ready or what’s next. We will prepare you to be a well-rounded professional, leader, activist, teacher or more.  Together we will make a meaningful impact in a changing world.


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Prepare to Thrive

Michigan’s second-biggest city features world-class concerts, arts, sports and lakeside recreational activities. Grand Rapids is filled with big opportunities balanced by a small-town heart that beautifully complements the personalized education we offer.



"The community at Aquinas makes me feel like I never left home. From my friends, to my professors to the rest of the staff, everything just felt warm."

Svetlana Djirackor - '20


“From my first visit, I saw a campus that rallied around each other. Aquinas has allowed me to grow in ways I never could have imagined. There is this feeling that I have a place here.”

Noah Haran  - '21


"Aquinas provided me with such an enriching, value-based, liberal arts education that I encouraged our son to attend—and he fit right in. That's the great thing about Aquinas, you fit."

Scott Crowley - '90


“Having access to scholarships has allowed me to worry less about the financial side of school and focus on my studies.”

Jeileny Tenorio - ’21

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Connect with Aquinas Admissions

Contact: Lindsey Hansen, Director of Admissions
Phone: (616) 632-2878 or 1-800-678-9593
100%first-year students get financial aid
96%are employed or in graduate school after graduation
100+areas of study
11:1student-to-faculty ratio