Do you have a passion for music? At Belhaven, we believe in harnessing the God-given talents of our students while fostering a deep appreciation for the musical arts through a Christian perspective. We seek to produce leaders in the musical arts who will have influence in homes, churches, private studios, educational institutions, and on concert stages across the globe.

You are invited to join us for an immersive experience during our Arts Discover Day, where our accomplished faculty and passionate students will introduce you to life at the Belhaven University Music Department. Get ready to dive into a world of unique opportunities and enriching musical studies.

Registration will open for this event 6 weeks in advance.

Please contact the admission office at or 800-960-5940 with any questions.

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National Accreditation

Belhaven University is an accredited institutional member of the National Association of Schools of Music (NASM).  

Arts Discover Day Schedule:

New schedule will be posted spring 2024. See sample schedule from fall.

Music Arts Discover Day Schedule
Friday, November 17, 2023
7:00 a.m. Check-in – Center for the Arts Concert Hall on Riverside Drive
7:45 a.m. Kick-off and Opening Prayer
8:00 a.m. Welcome from the President
8:30 a.m. Music Welcome and Orientation
9:30 a.m. – Noon Scheduled Auditions & Lessons
10:00 a.m. Class: Music History I
10:30 a.m. Campus Tour
12 Noon Lunch with Arts Showcase – Billy Kim International Center
1:00 p.m. – 2:00 p.m. Scheduled Auditions & Lessons
2:00 p.m. (Parents) – Admission and Financial Aid / (Students) – Class: Theory I
3:00 p.m. Music Studio Class (Department Meeting)
7:00 p.m.
Thursday– Saturday
Nov. 16-18
Fall Dance Concert – Bitsy Irby Visual Arts and Dance Center Studio Theatre
Complimentary tickets
7:30 p.m.
Nov. 17
Cinderella, Blackbox Theatre, Center for the Arts
Complimentary tickets
7:30 p.m.
Friday, Nov. 17
Symphony Orchestra Concert , Concert Hall, Center for the Arts
Complimentary tickets
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You Visit Us; Earn a $1,000 Scholarship

It’s absolutely true! We’re so confident that you’ll love what you experience on your visit to Belhaven, we’ll add $1,000 to your first-year scholarship package when you come for a personal visit or one of our Discover Days.

Contact Us

Office of Admission

Phone: 601-968-5940

Mailing Address:
1500 Peachtree Street, Box 153
Jackson, MS 39202

For campus visit:
Jimmy Hood Welcome Center
855 Riverside Drive
Jackson, MS 39202

Fax: 601-300-2932

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Verse of the Year

God is working in you, giving you the desire and the power to do what pleases Him.

Philippians 2:13