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January 3, 2012 (Jackson) - Belhaven is pleased to welcome a new group of freshmen and transfer students for spring orientation on Monday, January 9, 2012. The New Student Orientation is from 9:00 A.M. to 10:30 A.M. and sign-in begins at 8:45 A.M. in the lobby area at Barber Auditorium.

New Student Orientation is a required session for all incoming freshmen and transfer students, designed to welcome students and give an introduction to Belhaven University. Orientation also provides students with a chance to meet with student leaders, staff, administrators and others who make up the Belhaven family. Students will also have the opportunity to meet their academic advisor and start planning for the year.


The new student orientation page has a detailed agenda and an orientation checklist. Contact the Student Leadership Office at 601-968-8990 for more information.

Belhaven stands among the select Christian colleges and universities that offer a unique general core curriculum encouraging the development of a personal worldview. The university believes a Christian worldview is a key to preparing men and women academically and spiritually to serve Christ Jesus in their careers, in human relationships, and in the world of ideas.

Founded in 1883, Belhaven University now serves over 3,000 students from campuses in Jackson, Memphis, Orlando, Houston, Chattanooga, Atlanta and online, offering traditional undergraduate degrees, graduate and adult degree programs, and online degree programs.