Scholars' Day

Belhaven Scholars' Day

January 28-29, 2013

Congratulations! You are one of a select group of students invited to apply for additional scholarship through Scholars- Day at Belhaven University. Scholars' Day will be held on January 28-29, 2013 and is a unique day that will highlight Belhaven-s programs tailored to students of your caliber.

Schedule of Events (Tentative)

Monday, January 28
3:30 pm Check-in - Student Center
4:00pm Honors Colloquium
7:00 pm Scholars' Welcome Dinner
Special Presentation by Dr. Roger Parrott, President of Belhaven University
Dress: Business Casual
Tuesday, January 29
7:45 am Breakfast
8:15 - 10:45 am Interviews with the Scholarship Committee
9:25 - 10:45 am Visit a Class (optional)
9:30 am Financial Aid Session (parents)
11:00 am Chapel
12:30 pm Lunch
1:30 pm Honors Program Presentation by Dr. Melissa Hause, Dean of the Honors College

Scholars' Requirements:

  1. You must be accepted for admission to Belhaven University by January 13 (If you have not already applied, you can apply online today!)
  2. You must have a cumulative GPA of 3.5 or higher
  3. Test score at or above: ACT 27 or SAT 1200 (critical reading and math only)
  4. Scholars' Day application and essay should be postmarked by January 13

Essay question: When you consider Belhaven University, why do you think obtaining a Belhaven degree will help you meet your career calling?

Scholarships available:

Scholars- Day scholarships are renewable each year for up to 4 years and are in addition to the Belhaven Academic Scholarship. A Scholars- Day award cannot be combined with an Arts, Athletic or Leadership Scholarship. You can receive an additional $1000 by applying to Scholars- Day; OR you can receive an additional amount up to $3000 by applying and attending Scholars- Day. Finally, a limited number of students will be selected as Belhaven Scholars and awarded up to $15,000 based on their application, attendance, and interview.

If you have any questions about Scholars Day, contact the Office of Admission at 800-960-5940 or