Belhaven University

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Belhaven University can be found in Jackson, MS, a nonprofit private college which focuses on only a select few programs offered. There are around five thousand students enrolled per year at Belhaven University.

49% of all those students that apply are admitted to Belhaven University, from which 24 percent choose to attend. You can get more information from the admissions office website at

Overall Belhaven University Acceptance Rate - Fall 2020


The overall acceptance rate for Belhaven University was reported as 49.4% in Fall 2020 with over 1,700 college applications submitted to this school. Both in state and out of state applicants are included in these figures. We do not have data on transfer acceptance rates currently.

Historical Trend and Acceptance Rate 2022 Projection

The historical trend chart shows acceptance rates from the previous years, from which we have projected the acceptance rate for the 2022-2023 school year. The overall acceptance rate trend for Belhaven University has been on an upward trend when compared to previous years.

Acceptance Rate By Year

  • 2016-2017: 42.6%
  • 2017-2018: 59.1%
  • 2018-2019: 51.6%
  • 2019-2020: 49.4%
  • Projected Acceptance Rate 2022-2023: 47.4%

How Does Belhaven University Compare?

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National Avg

The acceptance rate for Belhaven University is fifteen percent lower than the national average of all colleges which is around 56.7%.

Nearby Similar College Acceptance Rates

SchoolAcceptance Rate
Millsaps College68.8%
Tougaloo College70.7%
Mississippi College42.0%
Alcorn State University58.2%
Mississippi Valley State University65.1%

Admissions Rates & Enrollment Rates - Details

General Recommendations & Requirements for Admissions

  • High School GPA Scores are Required
  • School Records are Required
  • Submit Recommendation Letters are Recommended
  • Standardized Test Scores (SAT,ACT,...) are Recommended
  • TOEFL Exam (Foreign Language Students) are Required

Number of Applicants, Percent Accepted, and Enrolled Students (Fall 2020)

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