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Information for Homeschool Students

At Belmont, you'll find a welcoming home away from home

We are delighted that you are considering Belmont in your college search process! Belmont University is a Christ-centered, student-focused community dedicated to providing opportunities to prepare you for the future. While we know the transition for a college-bound homeschool student can seem overwhelming, our admissions team is prepared to assist you every step of the way as you apply, consider possible majors and explore what the University has to offer.

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Why Belmont

Small Class Sizes
A 12:1 student-to-faculty ratio means a better and more personalized academic experience for our students. 89 percent of Belmont classes have fewer than 30 students.

Faith at the Center
As a Christ-centered institution, our Christian identity is central to who we are. It’s woven into the overall campus culture, from service and missions opportunities to student organizations and of course curriculum.

Active Campus Community
You’ll meet and engage with students from all backgrounds across more than 190+ student organizations and clubs.

Experience Music City
Our campus is located in the heart of Nashville, Tennessee, so you get to experience the small town charm with big city possibilities as a student.

Application Checklist

Homeschool students have the same undergraduate application process with a personal recommendation in lieu of a school counselor letter. Homeschooled applicants must submit...

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 © 

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Belmont will accept official transcripts via mail, Parchment, Clearinghouse, Naviance or SCOIR. Documents must be sent officially by the homeschool parent, umbrella agency or school.

The mailing address is:

Office of Admissions
1900 Belmont Blvd.
Nashville, TN 37212

Belmont is test optional. Students should select if they would like test scores to be considered when they fill out their application for admission. Should you choose to report your test scores, please request official ACT or SAT score reports be sent directly to Belmont from the relevant testing agency. Test scores will also be accepted as official if submitted on an official high school transcript. Belmont does not consider the Writing component from either the ACT or SAT and will consider the super-score for admission and scholarship purposes.

Belmont’s ACT code is 3946
Belmont’s SAT code is 1058

Homeschooled students should submit one Personal Recommendation letter from someone other than a family member. This letter should be sent directly to Belmont from the recommender.