Belmont University

About Belmont

Belmont University is excited to welcome the world-renowned programs grown at O’More College of Design into the university’s creative arts program. Home to a vibrant creative community full of musicians, artists, actors, designers and more, students of the College of Visual and Performing Arts at Belmont are supportive of each other in their pursuit of artistic excellence. Faculty in all programs are committed to student success and continuously challenge artists of all kinds to become the best version of themselves. The addition of the O’More School of Design at Belmont will only strengthen this already flourishing creative environment.


More broadly, Belmont is among the fastest growing Christian universities in the nation with more than 8,000 students representing every state and more than 36 countries. In the 2018 listing of America’s Best Colleges from U.S. News & World Report, Belmont was ranked fifth in the Regional Universities South category and named a “Most Innovative” university. The campus sits on 84 picturesque acres that are located just two miles from downtown Nashville, Tennessee. Belmont brings together the best of liberal arts and professional education, offering more than 117 fields of study across undergraduate, graduate and doctoral degree programs. The University’s purpose is to help students explore their passions and develop their talents to meet the world’s needs.


Our mission: Belmont University is a student-centered Christian community providing an academically challenging education that empowers men and women of diverse backgrounds to engage and transform the world with disciplined intelligence, compassion, courage and faith.

Our vision: To be a leader among teaching universities, bringing together the best of liberal arts and professional education in a Christian community of learning and service.

Our values: As a student-centered Christian community with a rich Baptist heritage, Belmont University upholds the following core values as essential to the intellectual, spiritual, personal and corporate life: Integrity, Inquiry, Collaboration, Service and Humility.


We invite you to learn more about Belmont by visiting our website here.


Belmont University welcomes fall 2018 applications for admission to Belmont and the O’More School of Design!  Please use this link to request admissions information, apply for admission, and schedule a campus visit.