On Sept. 10, 2022, Barbara K. Bellefeuille, Ed.D., was inaugurated as Bethel University’s eighth president. See a video recap of inauguration events.
Barb Bellefeuille, Ed.D., promises to protect Bethel’s purpose, people and place during her presidential inauguration on Sept. 10, 2022. Bellefeuille is Bethel University’s eighth president and first female to serve in the highest leadership role.
Since 1947, Bethel University has relied on God’s provision to move the university forward, with Christ at the Helm. Take a look back as we celebrate the past and prepare for a promising future.
For alumnus Cameron Nagle ’22, starting a podcast in his basement as a Bethel student has led to big opportunities — including an in-person summit with top executives, and a job in California, working alongside entrepreneur Patrick Schwarzenegger and Maria Shriver.
Following the ’21-’22 school year, the NAIA announced 17 Bethel athletic teams (five men’s and 12 women’s) as NAIA Scholar Teams. To receive this distinction, teams must maintain at least an average 3.0 GPA and include every varsity athlete certified as eligible in the sport and listed on any eligibility certificate submitted during the academic year.