Come as you are.

Become who you're called to be.

At Bethel, you’ll discover how you're meant to make a difference. In our welcoming, Christ-guided community, you’ll experience personal transformation and outstanding preparation for life, leadership, and your career—all to propel your life forward and fulfill your purpose.

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Connect with us virtually or visit campus, where you'll find:

  • amazing facilities and state-of-the-art labs where you’ll learn and grow
  • a safe and serene campus tucked on 247 acres of wooded, lakeside property
  • a great location in the heart of the Twin Cities, just 15 minutes north of St. Paul and Minneapolis
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The best way to learn about our community is to experience it for yourself. Let us show you around!

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Upcoming events

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Homecoming and Family Weekend

September 29-October 1

Experience what Bethel is all about! Visit us during Homecoming and Family Weekend, when alumni and families come to campus for the Homecoming football game, reunions, and numerous other activities. 

Bethel Preview Days

October 19, October 27, and April 26, 2024

At Bethel, you'll find a school where you belong—and you can see it for yourself by attending a Preview Day! You and your family will be able to tour campus, attend Chapel, eat in the Monson Dining Center, meet with staff and faculty, and explore areas of interest.

Royal Retreat

October 20-21, December 3-4, February 18-19, 2024, and March 1-2, 2024

Join us on campus to get a true taste of life as a Bethel student. You'll spend a night in a dorm, connect with current and future students, explore our community, and narrow your college decision. 

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Transformational Academics

Explore our programs

No matter where you are in your journey, Bethel has a program to propel your life and career forward. You’ll find associate, bachelor’s, master’s, and doctoral degree offerings in more than 100 areas of study, including business, healthcare, and education.

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Majors and minors in engaging subjects that stretch and challenge recent high school grads.

Adult Undergrad

Undergraduate programs—most of which are fully online—designed for adults looking to complete or begin their college degree.


Advanced degree programs that prepare professionals for meaningful work in their careers and communities.

PSEO/Early College

Programs that help students get a head start on their college degree while completing high school requirements.


Graduate programs that develop leaders for service in theological, pastoral, and ministry settings.

BUILD Program

A supportive and comprehensive educational experience for individuals with intellectual disabilities.

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Learn more about financial aid, tuition, and outcomes at Bethel University!

Tuition and Financial Aid

Affordability and outcomes

We strive to make your education affordable. On average, new undergraduate students receive enough financial aid to bring the total cost per year down to about $24,000—and that number hasn’t really changed in over a decade.

Our 50,000+ alumni are tech innovators, doctors, lawyers, Emmy award-winners, pastors, state supreme court justices, and sports executives who address some of the world's greatest challenges. Let's talk details so you can join them.

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incoming students who receive financial aid


recent graduates are employed or in graduate school


highest return on investment after 10 years among Christian College Consortium schools

- Georgetown University Center on Education and the Workforce

Faith at Bethel

Guided by Christ

At Bethel, faith is infused in all we do and in every program, from business to biology. Christ is the compass giving our lives direction. But no matter where you come from, you’ll find a place where you belong at Bethel. Because here, we’re on a journey together.

Community at Bethel

Supported by each other

At Bethel, you’ll feel at home the second you step foot on campus or connect online. You'll find a community that supports who you're becoming, and you'll develop your gifts to make an impact on our world. Together, we strive to do big things—and they’re bigger because we don’t have to do them alone.


SEPT 30 2023

Heather Nameth Bren: Motherland

Johnson Gallery

Motherland is a clay and ceramic exhibition that explores trauma and its generational legacy.

SEPT 30 2023

Homecoming and Family Weekend 2023

Don’t miss the chance to come back to your alma mater and celebrate what makes this place so special!

SEPT 30 2023

Homecoming + Family Weekend Visit Day 2023

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OCT 1 2023

Homecoming and Family Weekend 2023

Don’t miss the chance to come back to your alma mater and celebrate what makes this place so special!

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