You are officially a student at Bethel University!


Deposit Now

Make your quick and easy deposit right here!

New Student Guide

Already deposited? See our New Student Guide.

Next Steps

Confirm Your Enrollment

Make it official! Become a Bethel Pilot by submitting your $100 enrollment deposit. If you will be living on campus, you may also submit your $100 housing deposit.


If you’ve already submitted the enrollment deposit and selected a registration day, submit only your housing deposit here. 

Enrollment and housing deposits for the fall semester are refundable until May 1.

Explore our Campus

Visiting campus is one of the best ways to see if a school is right for you. Experience Bethel University in person! Meet with a professor, tour campus and learn more about your future at Bethel. We offer individual and group visit options throughout the year so you can find the one that fits you best.

Schedule Your Visit

Apply for Financial Aid

Complete your Free Application for Federal Student Aid (FAFSA) starting Jan. 1 to be considered for any additional need-based financial aid. We encourage all students to file a FAFSA.

File the FAFSA

Bethel’s school code: 001787

Attend Admitted Student Day

Join us in the spring for Admitted Student Day! During this special event for admitted students only, you will meet your future classmates and get a jump start on university life by signing up for your first two Bethel classes. Attendance is highly encouraged! Mark your calendars for March 14-15, 2024. We’ll send you more information soon.


Important Dates

  • January 1: FAFSA becomes available
  • February: Notification of financial aid begins
  • March 14-15: Admitted Student Day
  • April 15: Indiana’s FAFSA deadline
  • April 20: New Student Registration
  • May 2: National Decision Day
  • June 21: New Student Registration
  • July: Housing and roommates assigned
  • August 18-21: Launch Days
  • August 19: New Student Registration
  • August 22: First Day of Classes