A Work College


Kuyper’s commitment to learning, working and serving by requiring all residential students to participate in a comprehensive program which integrates classroom learning with the learning you experience within your workplace, and those you serve. The most visible display of Kuyper’s Work College initiative is our KuyperWorks™ program which will:

  • Prepare you to be work ready
  • Encourage you to value work as learning
  • Develop your biblical perspective on learning, working and serving
  • Enhance your learning by integrating academics and Work
  • Make your Kuyper experience more affordable

Kuyper College is the only College in Michigan and one of 10 in the country, to be recognized by the U.S Department of Education as a Work College.

Components Of Our KuyperWorks Programs

A Unique Educational Experience

You will graduate with both an an academic transcript and a work transcript, detailing your work experience for employers, giving you a valuable edge in today’s competitive job market.

Makes College Affordable

Through KuyperWorks™, your education will be more affordable. You will be compensated through a reduction in the cost of tuition, by up to $8,100 per year. Compensation will flow through direct payments to your student account, tax-free.

Key Competencies

KuyperWorks™ will help you to build four key competencies designed for a successful future. Those four competencies are Collaboration, Critical Thinking, Professionalism, and Effort and Productivity.

Learning Through Work

Work-based learning is a core component of study under KuyperWorks™ and you will be provided:

  • Opportunities to learn sought after skills
  • A work environment to practice the skills learned in the classroom
  • Opportunities to serve the entire Kuyper College community

KuyperWorks prepared me to go into the workforce by teaching me valuable skills and creative ways to solve issues as they arose.


Leah Jueckstock

Leah Jueckstock

Grand Ledge, Michigan

Majors & Programs

You will graduate with professional and biblical skills to think critically, communicate effectively as a Christ-centered leader.


You will graduate with both an academic and a work transcript detailing your work experience for future employers.


We invite you to explore Kuyper College to see if it could be where God wants to mold and shape you.

Plan A Visit

Our students, faculty, and staff are eager to meet you and help you discover how our community might also become yours.

Financial Aid

Tuition for first-year students will remain the same for four years and transfer students up to four years.


Kuyper College, community foundations, Federal and State Programs award thousands of dollars in scholarships and grants.

Residence Life

You will find comfortable and spacious suites at Schaal and Timmer Halls and Holts Apartments.

Spiritual Development

The Kuyper community will help you grow spiritually as you seek God’s direction for your life.