October 14, 2015 (Jackson, Miss.) - Belhaven University is one of only a 100 universities in the country to receive the distinction of America's 100 Best College Buys. This is the twelfth consecutive year the University was recognized for its affordability and financial aid available to its students.
Kevin Russell, Vice President for University Advancement, said, This award affirms the tremendous value found in a degree from Belhaven University and we take great pride in being named to this prestigious list of colleges and universities. We strive to be exceptional stewards of our resources and seek to provide a quality education at costs that are obtainable.
Belhaven's affordable tuition is due to several factors that help students receive a quality education at a low cost. A total of 90% of Belhaven students receive some form of financial aid. The value of a degree from Belhaven University is a long-term investment into a student's future. Belhaven also reduces the cost of books and other college expenses.
America's 100 Best College Buys were picked based on the research of Institutional Research and Evaluation, Inc., an independent analysis and consultant organization specializing in the recruiting and retention of students for institutions of higher learning.