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.

Register for Arts Discover Day

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:

Music Arts Discover Day Schedule
Friday, February 9, 2024 Event/Location
7:00 a.m. Check-In
Center for the Arts
8:00 a.m. Kick-Off from Dr. Russell, Vice President of Marketing and Enrollment
Center for the Arts: Concert Hall
8:05 a.m. Welcome from Dr. Parrott, University President
Center for the Arts: Concert Hall
8:30 a.m. Welcome from Music Faculty
Center for the Arts: Instrumental Rehearsal Hall
9:00 a.m. Q & A with Current Students
Center for the Arts: Instrumental Rehearsal Hall
10:00 a.m. Observe Class: Music History II
Center for the Arts: 103
11:00 a.m. Admission and Financial Aid Financial Aid Overview
11:30 a.m. Lunch with Arts Showcase
Billy Kim International Center
1:00 p.m. Campus Tour
2:00 p.m. Observe Class: Theory II
Center for the Arts: 103
3:00 p.m. Observe Class: Music Studio Class (Department Meeting)
Center for the Arts: Concert Hall
4:00 p.m. Observe Orchestra Rehearsal (or Dismiss)
Center for the Arts: Concert Hall
February 8-10, 7:00 p.m. Dance Ministry Ensemble Concert
Bitsy Irby VADC: Studio Theatre
February 10, 2:00-4:00 p.m. Senior Exhibition
Bitsy Irby VADC: Gallery
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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