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Belhaven University Student Life

Belhaven University is on a 46-acre campus in an urban setting in Jackson, MS There are many activities and organizations for Belhaven University students to participate in – band, chorus, theater groups, a campus newspaper, and more.

Belhaven University does not have fraternities or sororities.

Belhaven University has a thriving Belhaven Activities Team. In fact, more students participate in Belhaven Activities Team than any other on-campus activity.

Other popular student organizations at Belhaven University include Fellowship of Christian Athletes, Reformed University Fellowship, Phi Beta Lambda and Belhaven University New Music Society

Belhaven University students' favorite campus traditions are Martin Luther King Jr. Service Day, Luau, and Singing Christmas Tree.

Does Belhaven University offer student housing?

Belhaven University offers housing. Students are not required to live on campus. First year students are guaranteed on-campus housing.

Most Belhaven University students live off campus. In 2021, 22% of undergrads at Belhaven University lived in some kind of on-campus housing and 77% of students lived off-campus or commuted to Belhaven University. There are 718 spots available in on-campus housing for all 1,982 undergraduates. In the 2020-21 school year, 486 students chose to live in campus housing. On the weekends, about 65% students stay on-campus. First year students are allowed to park a car on campus.Belhaven University does not offer coed housing or housing for students with disabilities.

Is Belhaven University Safe?

College is like a home away from home. Whether you're walking to class or coming back from late-night studying (or partying!), it's important to feel safe on campus.

Belhaven University is patroled 24 hours a day by trained security. The Belhaven University campus has emergency telephones or alarms for students to use anytime of day or night.

Belhaven University offers late-night transportation or safety escorts for students. Dorms can only be accessed with secure key cards so that students can feel confident that they are safe in on-campus housing.

Plan a Visit to Belhaven University

Visiting colleges is one of the best ways to get a sense of the campus and student body. If you'd like to visit to Belhaven University, take Interstate 55/20 to Jackson, MS. If you need to fly, book your flight to Jackson-Evers International airport.

While you're planning, check out other schools in MS you may want to visit too. Click the heart at the top of each school's page to save it to your college list.

Want to visit but can't make the trip?Explore Belhaven University's campus without leaving home by taking a virtual campus tour

Belhaven University Students

61%

Women

39%

Men

59%

Full Time

41%

Part Time

59%

In State

41%

Out-of-State

Ethnicity

38%

38%

10%

7%

4%

2%

1%

0.10%

0.05%

Graduate Students

2,863

Undergraduate Students

1,982

Non-Resident / International Students

1

Belhaven University Campus Services

Student Services
  • 31515C82-8D2D-421D-B67C-E215D0E49BE9 Counseling
  • 31515C82-8D2D-421D-B67C-E215D0E49BE9 Health Clinic
  • 31515C82-8D2D-421D-B67C-E215D0E49BE9 Women's Center
  • 31515C82-8D2D-421D-B67C-E215D0E49BE9 Veterans Affairs
  • 1E1A89E0-A58D-422D-B45D-7554EC36A535 Career Planning
  • 31515C82-8D2D-421D-B67C-E215D0E49BE9 Alumni Networking
  • 1E1A89E0-A58D-422D-B45D-7554EC36A535 ESL
Campus Security
  • 1E1A89E0-A58D-422D-B45D-7554EC36A535 Late-Night Transport / Escort
  • 1E1A89E0-A58D-422D-B45D-7554EC36A535 24-Hour Emergency Phone / Alarm
  • 1E1A89E0-A58D-422D-B45D-7554EC36A535 24-Hour Security Patrol

© 2021 College Confidential / Concentrical LLC, Data provided by IPEDs and Peterson's Databases, © 2020 Peterson's LLC.

Quick Facts

Total Enrollment

4,845

Campus Setting

Urban

Acceptance Rate

52%

Tuition and Fees

In State

$27,025

Out-of-State

$27,025

Fall Freshmen
Application Deadline

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