About UMHB

About UMHB

1845UMHB was chartered in 1845 by the Republic of Texas making us the oldest continuously operating college in the state.
  • UMHB's vision is to become the university of choice for Christian higher education in the Southwest.
  • More than 3,700 students representing 27 foreign countries. 92% of full-time freshmen live on campus.
  • Our student-to-faculty ratio cultivates an environment where you can grow and thrive.
  • Over 90% of our students receive some form of financial aid.
  • Belton is located in the heart of Central Texas, 60 miles north of Austin on Interstate 35.