important deadlines


December 1, 2020

Priority deadline for FAFSA submission


December 2020

Financial aid award letters begin to be mailed to admitted students who have completed their FAFSA information and met the priority deadline.


April 9-10, 2021

Be Belmont Day, a day for admitted freshman and transfer students to learn in-depth about the Belmont experience. Select from four time offerings on April 9, 10 or 11.


May 1, 2021

Deadline for non-refundable deposit submission for fall term freshman admission (December 1 is the deadline for spring term admission)


July 1, 2021

Request your final high school and/or college transcript(s) be sent to Belmont.
Admission is contingent upon Belmont receiving your final transcript(s) prior to the first day of classes.

Enrollment Checklist

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Tell the World!

Use the #Accepted2Belmont hashtag on the back of the acceptance folder that was mailed to you and don’t forget to join your admitted student Facebook group.

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Register for Be Belmont Day

Be Belmont Day is an event for admitted freshman and transfer students and their families. Choose to attend April 9, 10 or 11.

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Pay your enrollment deposit

Freshman must submit their $250 non-refundable enrollment deposit online at by December 1, 2020 for Spring 2021 and May 1, 2021 for Fall 2021.

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Apply for Financial Aid

Submit the FAFSA by December 1 for Fall 2021 applicants and by November 1 for Spring 2021. Click here for information on merit scholarships.

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Submit Your Housing Application

Housing information will be sent to you within one week after your enrollment deposit is processed. Incoming freshmen students, make sure to submit the housing application prior to March 1, 2021 for guaranteed first choice room type. Also submit your housing application by March 15, 2021 to find out your housing and roommate assignment by April 1. Click here for information on campus housing. (Note: After the March 1 deadline, housing assignments will be made in June.)


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Schedule Your Towering Traditions New Student Orientation Session

Students enrolling in fall 2021 can register for Summer Orientation starting January 29, 2021 after submitting their enrollment deposit.  Depositing by this date allows students first choice in selecting their orientation date. Students enrolling in spring 2022 can register for Spring Orientation starting in November 2021 after submitting their enrollment deposit. Click here for information about summer and spring Orientation. Click here for information about summer and spring Orientation.

Visit the Orientation website to download a comprehensive list of the steps you need to complete prior to Orientation.

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Attend Towering Traditions New Student Orientation

During Towering Traditions New Student Orientation, you’ll discuss your academic plan, register for your first semester of classes and learn about the values, commitments and mission that shape the Belmont community.

Your parents/guardians are invited to participate and learn pertinent information about your next steps into higher education.

Towering Traditions New Student orientation is offered in June for all deposited freshman and transfer students for the Fall Term, and Spring Orientation is held in January for all deposited students entering in the spring.

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Submit Required Student Health Services Information

Belmont requires all students to submit a completed Medical History Form, submit immunization records, input immunization dates and verify health insurance by the end of your Towering Traditions Orientation session. Instructions are sent via email two weeks after you have paid your deposit.

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Submit Transcripts

Request that your final high school and/or college transcripts be sent to Belmont’s Office of Admissions.

Electronic copies are accepted from Parchment, Clearinghouse, Naviance or SCOIR (if your school participates). Or you may have an official hard copy mailed directly to our offices at: Office of Admissions, 1900 Belmont Blvd., Nashville, TN 37212

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1900 Belmont Blvd.
Nashville, TN 37212