Faithful. Welcoming. Transformational.

Faithful. Welcoming. Transformational.

Hope College is a four-year liberal arts college where academic excellence and vibrant Christian faith join together in a supportive and welcoming community in downtown Holland, Michigan. This rare combination of deep roots and rigorous preparation equips our students to live faithfully into their vocations and make a difference in the world.

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Hope’s Largest Incoming Class Encouraged to Know, Do and Be

With the members of Hope College’s incoming Class of 2026 at the beginning of their undergraduate education, Opening Convocation speaker Dr. Deborah Vriend Van Duinen shared a three-point plan for making the most of the experience ahead — and beyond.

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Hope College Announces “Anchored Tuition Pledge”

Hope College has announced the “Anchored Tuition Pledge,” committing to hold tuition at the starting rate for each incoming class beginning with the fall 2022 semester — and to keep it at the present level for all current students.

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Two New Exhibitions Open at the Kruizenga Art Museum

“No Planet B” features 41 artworks that reflect critically on the many environmental problems that currently face the planet, from climate change and sea level rise to industrial pollution and biodiversity loss. “Chicanx Art: Celebrating Hispanic Heritage” is a smaller exhibition featuring 11 works of art by Chicano and Chicana artists that reflect different aspects of Mexican-American heritage.

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Daryl Van Tongeren Helps Lead Major National Project Funded by $6 Million Grant

At a time when differences of opinion seem increasingly difficult to overcome, Dr. Daryl Van Tongeren of the Hope College psychology faculty is a co-principal investigator for “Applied Research on Intellectual Humility: A Request for Proposals,” which has received a $6 million grant from The John Templeton Foundation.

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It's a Lofty Ambition, but then Again the College is Named "Hope," not "Settle."

The college’s new Hope Forward initiative seeks to fully fund tuition for every student up front. While that’s the most tangible goal, it’s only one of several.

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    Gentile Lectureship Series to Highlight Physicist’s Journey to Faith

    Dr. Michael Guillen will present the address “The Four Kinds of Truth,” on topics related to his most recent and best-selling book, “Believing Is Seeing: A Physicist Explains How Science Shattered His Atheism and Revealed the Necessity of Faith,” at Hope College on Wednesday, Oct. 12, at 7 p.m. in the Concert Hall of the Jack H. Miller Center for Musical Arts.

  2. campus life

    Pull Tug-of-War to Be Held on Saturday, Oct. 1

    The venerable Hope College Pull tug-of-war — which this fall is marking its 125th year in existence — will take place on Saturday, Oct. 1, at 3 p.m. along the south side of 11th Street between Lincoln and Fairbanks avenues.

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  1. How to Engage in Important Debates
    How to Engage in Important Debates
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    Jack H. Miller Center for Musical Arts
  2. Students working on a project in the design lab.

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    Anchor Day

    Anchor Day
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    Jim and Martie Bultman Student Center
  3. Pull

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