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Belhaven University Admission Requirements

Chances of getting into Belhaven University

Acceptance Rate

Acceptance Rate
59.1%
Admission Difficulty for Belhaven University
Measure Difficulty
Admission StandardsUnavailable
Applicant CompetitionAverage

How hard is it to get into Belhaven University and can I get accepted? The school has a 59% acceptance rate ranking it #5 in Mississippi for lowest rate of acceptance. Last year, 1,374 out of 2,324 applicants were admitted making Belhaven University a more competitive school to get into with a good chance of acceptance for qualifying applicants. Belhaven University typically accepts and attracts "B+" average high school students. Only 18% of those admitted chose to enroll in the school. Most incoming freshmen graduated in the top half of their high school class.

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Belhaven University SAT Scores

SAT Requirements & Average SAT Score

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Belhaven University ACT Scores

ACT Requirements & Average ACT Score

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Estimated GPA Requirements & Average GPA

Avg. High School GPA
3.32
Typical High School Grades
B+

You will need above average high school grades to get into Belhaven University. The average high school GPA of the admitted freshman class at Belhaven University was 3.32 on the 4.0 scale indicating that primarily B+ students are accepted and ultimately attend. The school ranks #5 in Mississippi for highest average GPA. If your high school GPA meets these requirements, there is a good chance you will be accepted as Belhaven University accepts 59% of students who apply.

 What do these ratings mean?

High School GPA's for admitted Belhaven University students
High School GPA Freshmen Within Range Admission Chances
3.75+ 22% Good
3.50 to 3.75 16% Good
3.25 to 3.50 20% Avg +
3.00 to 3.25 17% Avg -
2.75 to 3.00 19% Avg -
2.50 to 2.75 4% Reach
2.25 to 2.50 2% Reach
2.00 to 2.25 N/A% Low

High School Class Rank

56% of Belhaven University freshman were in the top half of their high school graduating class.

High School Class Rank for admitted Belhaven University students
High School Class Rank Freshmen Within Range
Top 10% of class 8%
Top 25% of class 26%
Top 50% of class 56%
Bottom 50% of class 44%
Bottom 25% of class 5%

Admission Statistics

Belhaven University admission statistics
Women Men Total
Applied 1,451 873 2,324
Accepted 868 506 1,374
Acceptance Rate 60% 58% 59%
Enrolled 139 104 243
Percent of Admitted Who Enrolled (Admission Yield) 16% 21% 18%

Admission Requirements

What are the requirements for admission to Belhaven University and what considerations affect admission decisions?

Belhaven University Admission Requirements
Test Scores Required
High School GPA Required
High School Class Rank Neither required nor recommended
Completion of College Preparatory Program Neither required nor recommended
Recommendations Recommended
Demonstration of Competencies Neither required nor recommended

Credits Accepted

High School Credits Accepted at Belhaven University
AP Credit Yes
Dual Credit Yes
Credit for Life Experiences Yes

Primary data source, U.S. Department of Education https://nces.ed.gov/collegenavigator/?id=175421 IPEDS survey data for Belhaven University.