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Apply as a New Freshman

Ready to apply? Belmont accepts applications via the Common Application© or the Belmont University online application. Keep in mind that applications for admission to Belmont are considered on a rolling basis, so early submission of application materials is strongly encouraged. All applicants to the School of Music, Department of Theatre & Dance and the Songwriting major have additional application steps with dates for auditions and portfolio submission. Applicants will be notified of a decision within a few weeks of completing the application.  

Here’s a checklist of what you’ll need – just let us know if you have any questions.

Application Checklist 

Where do I start?

Complete the entire Degree Seeking Application thoroughly and submit the non-refundable application fee of $50. You can apply using the following methods: 

Belmont Online Application The Common Application ©

It is STRONGLY preferred that the application for admission be submitted prior to the submission of transcripts, recommendation letter, and other supporting application materials (with the exception of SAT or ACT scores). Submission of supporting materials prior to the application can result in a significant delay of the application process.

Then you'll need to submit...

  • Official Transcripts
  • Test Scores
  • School Counselor Recommendation/School Report

Learn more information about Belmont University’s admissions procedures, criteria, and admittance to programs with specific admissions requirements.

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Admissions Timeline

  • Freshman Admission Timetable for Fall 2022:
  • Other Important Freshman Dates to Remember:
  • International Student Admission Dates: