Admission Requirements for International Students

All communication regarding entrance to the College should be addressed to the Office of Admission, 1500 Peachtree Street, Jackson, MS 39202-1789. Eligibility for admission will be determined when the application, application fee, an academic reference, academic records, TOEFL score, affidavit of support, and proof of medical insurance have been received by the College. It is important to submit all documents early in order to complete the admission process in sufficient time to obtain a visa for travel to Belhaven.

Belhaven University seeks students who desire an excellent education combined with a meaningful student life experience and who will have a reasonable chance of academic success at Belhaven University. The applicant must have sound moral character and must be willing to conduct his/her affairs so as to be a credit to the College.


  • Diploma from secondary school or secondary leaving examination with a minimum 2.0 cumulative GPA on a 4.0 scale from high school.
  • Diploma should list date of graduation and class rank.


  • Transfer students are required to have a minimum 2.0 cumulative GPA on a 4.0 scale from prior college/university work.
  • Official college transcripts from all previous colleges attended must be submitted.

Scores below these minimums must be considered by the Admission Committee for acceptance.