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Baylor University 

Baylor University is one of the best-ranking institutions in the nation. The University is committed to providing academic excellence as well as religious values. University academic programs have accreditation from SURA, NAICU, and ASAIHL. 

Baylor University History 

Baylor University is a research-based private Christian University in Texas. The University was founded in the year 1845. R. E.B. Baylor was the founder and judge of the University. The University has recognition from the Southern Association of Colleges and Schools. There are more than 20 thousand plus students enrolled in the different programs of the University.

Baylor University Programs, Courses, and Schools

Baylor University Colleges and Schools include –

  • School of Music
  • Honors College
  • School of Education
  • School of Education
  • Baylor School of Law
  • Hankamer School of Business

Baylor University undergraduate programs include –

  • BA in Astronomy
  • BS in Biology
  • BME in Choral Music
  • BSI in Bioinformatics
  • BBA in Education - Secondary Business
  • BSE in Engineering
  • BA in English
  • BS in Exercise Physiology
  • BS in Geology
  • BBA in Risk Management & Insurance

To know more about Baylor University Undergraduate programs, click here https://www.baylor.edu/admissions/index.php?id=871985.

Baylor University graduate programs include –

  • MAT in Athletic Training
  • MS in Biology
  • MBA in Business Executive
  • MS in Business Informatics
  • MA in Communication
  • MM in Conducting
  • MFA in Directing
  • ME in Engineering
  • MS in Environmental Science
  • MA in Film and Digital Media
  • MSL in Limnology

To know more about Baylor University graduate programs, click here https://www.baylor.edu/graduate/index.php?id=958442.

To know more about the Baylor University Programs fee structure, click herehttps://www.baylor.edu/admissions/index.php?id=872111.

Baylor University Ranking & Achievements

  • Ranked seventh in entrepreneurship program ranking.
  • Ranked 76 in the national academic ranking by US News & World Report.
  • Global academic ranking of 376 by US News & World Report.
  • Baylor University Ranking as a Most Innovative Institution.
  • Its business and law programs are nationally ranked.
  • Ranked seventh in entrepreneurship program ranking.

Baylor University USP

Baylor University aims to educate the future leaders of the world. It offers an open environment for gaining knowledge, culture, religious beliefs, and a powerful point of view. The campus represents a unity of 99 countries' communities. They have a very small class size, Only 26 students per class. 15:1 is the student to faculty ratio.

Baylor University Notable Alumni 

Baylor University's notable alumni are as follows –

  • Jeff Dunham (Ventriloquist & Actor)
  • Mark V. Hurd (CEO of Oracle)
  • Richelle Carey (American Journalist)
  • Michael Brandt (Author)
  • Jennifer Walker Elrod (US Judge)
  • Sophia Young (Basketball Player)
  • Thomas Harris (Writer)
  • Derek Haas (Writer)
  • David Murphy (Baseball Player)
  • Del Shofner (Football Player)

Baylor University Infrastructure & Services

Baylor University Campus

Baylor campus is expanded over a land area of 1000 acres. This beautiful campus provides a vibrant atmosphere for the students.The campus is filled with faculty departmental buildings, libraries,sports areas and cafeterias. Homecoming parades & football matches are the traditions of the University.

Baylor University Libraries

There are many libraries on campus. It offers the best study space for students. There are media labs equipped with audio and video booths both. The library provides interlibrary loans, borrowing services as well as laptop lending services.

Baylor University libraries include –

  • Moody Memorial Library
  • The Texas Collection
  • W.R. Page Legislative Library
  • Armstrong Browning Library
  • Jesse H. Jones Library

Baylor University Housing Services

Baylor University On-Campus Housing 

Baylor University's on-campus Housing services are available with different room style options. They provide well-furnished rooms with internet and housekeeping facilities. Baylor University Housing cost is somewhere around $3500 to $6000 plus.

Some residence halls of the University are as follows –

  • Earle Hall
  • Penland Hall
  • Dawson Hall
  • Baylor Cityside
  • Allen Hall
  • Heritage House

To know more about the Baylor University on-campus housing, click here https://www.baylor.edu/cll/.

Baylor University Off-campus Housing 

Baylor University's off-campus housing option is also available for students. There are many apartments, condos, and private rooms available at a nearby distance. University also tied up with many housing companies to provide off-campus housing options to their students.

To know more about the Baylor University off-campus housing, click here https://www.baylor.edu/offcampushousing/.

Baylor University Medical Health Services 

Baylor University's medical health services include pharmacy, primary health care, laboratory testing, telehealth, physical therapy & psychiatry services. Students can call on 254-710-1010 anytime. Health Services are available on a 24/7 basis. The Counselling center of the university will help students by providing personal as well as couple and group counseling.

To know more about Baylor University Medical Health Services, click here https://shw.web.baylor.edu/our-partners/health-services.

Baylor University Student Clubs 

Some Baylor University student clubs include –

  • Active Minds
  • Aero at Baylor
  • Aim Higher
  • American Sign Language Club
  • APICS
  • Baylor at Cityside
  • Baylor Buddies
  • Baylor Crew
  • Baylor Wake
  • Bears for a Cure

 Baylor University Location 

Baylor University Location provides the campus with a river side view. It is located in Waco in Texas. Waco is situated at the heart of Texas. The place provides you with an experience of humid subtropical climate which means hot summers and mild winters. Students will be exposed to the cultural diversity here.

Baylor University Landmarks 

Some Baylor University landmarks include –

  • Waco Creek Golden Hour
  • Rosenbalm Fountain
  • Courtyard of Old Main
  • The BSB
  • Pat Neff Hall
  • McLane Stadium
  • Garden of Contentment
  • Foster

Baylor University International Students Information

Baylor University Courses 

Baylor University courses include –

  • BA in Astronomy
  • BS in Biology
  • BBA in Education - Secondary Business
  • BSE in Engineering
  • BA in English
  • BS in Exercise Physiology
  • BS in Geology
  • BBA in Risk Management & Insurance
  • MS in Biology
  • MBA in Business Executive
  • MS in Business Informatics
  • MA in Communication
  • MM in Conducting
  • MFA in Directing
  • ME in Engineering
  • MS in Environmental Science
  • MA in Film and Digital Media

Baylor University International Student Scholarships 

First-year students automatically get a scholarship according to their previous academic records and ability. Students have to fill out the scholarship form along with their application form to get the benefit of the scholarship program.

Baylor University International Student Scholarships include –

  • Getterman Scholars Program
  • Baylor to Baylor Medical Program
  • Baylor to Baylor Law Program
  • Baylor to Baylor Seminary Program
  • Invitation to Excellence

To know more about Baylor University International Student Scholarships, click here https://www.baylor.edu/admissions/index.php?id=970027.

Visas & Immigration Support

Visa is very important if a student wants to study and live in Waco. Students need F-1 or J-1 visas. It's better to apply for it early. Students can take guidance from the International student academic support office. The US Embassy or Consulate is a place where you can apply for a visa.

Visa process include –

  • I-20 application from the University
  • SEVIS Fee Payment
  • D-160 Form filling to start the visa process
  • Visa Interview
  • F-1 Visa Done

Baylor University International Student Support

Baylor University International student academic support office gives every academic and English language understanding support. The office works as a guide, mentor, tutor, and counselor for International students. Students can call on 254-710-7012 or visit at https://www.baylor.edu/globalengagement/index.php?id=966379.

Baylor University Student Life 

Baylor University Student Organization 

Baylor University Student Organization are as follows –

  • Bears for Life
  • Bears for Education
  • Best Buddies
  • BOOST
  • Classical Ballet Society
  • CURE BU
  • Equity
  • FaceTime with God

Baylor University Sports and Fitness

The Baylor University sports team is known as the Bears. Students can find Marrs McLean Gym and Russell Gymnasium as indoor activities and many sports courtyards and stadiums as outdoor activities. There are many club sports and recreational activities on campus that make students healthy and fit. Students can enjoy a variety of sports like basketball, soccer, golf, cricket, chess, and many more. 

Baylor University health and wellness

Baylor University health services include pharmacy, primary health care, laboratory testing, telehealth, physical therapy & psychiatry services. Baylor University students' life is great because of their recreational activities. The Counselling center of the university provides personal, couple, and group counseling.

Students can get more information about Baylor University health and wellness, here  https://shw.web.baylor.edu/.

Baylor University Residential Life 

Baylor University On-Campus Housing 

Baylor University's on-campus Housing services are available with different room style options. They provide well-furnished rooms with internet and housekeeping facilities. Baylor University Housing cost is somewhere around $3500 to $6000 plus.

Some residence halls of the University are as follows –

  • Earle Hall
  • Penland Hall
  • Dawson Hall
  • Baylor Cityside
  • Allen Hall
  • Heritage House

To know more about the Baylor University on-campus housing, click here https://www.baylor.edu/cll/.

Baylor University Off-campus Housing 

Baylor University's off-campus housing option is also available for students. There are many apartments, condos, and private rooms available nearby. University also tied up with many housing companies to provide off-campus housing options to their students.

To know more about the Baylor University off-campus housing, click here https://www.baylor.edu/offcampushousing/.

Students can check Baylor University housing costs, here  https://www.baylor.edu/cll/index.php?id=956719.

Baylor University Food Service 

Baylor University Food Service offers a healthy meal plan for the students. Students have their dining dollars to spend on their meals. There are convenience stores and cafeterias present on campus. Students can also order food online.

Baylor University food places –

  • Which Wich
  • Revolve
  • Panda Express
  • Terrace Cafe
  • Starbucks
  • BSB Starbucks
  • Rising Roll

To know more about Baylor University's food service, click here  https://baylor.campusdish.com/MealPlans.aspx.

Short Term Gateways

Some places to visit around the University are as follows –

  • The Texas Collection
  • Brazos Tours
  • Waco Escape Rooms
  • Waco Wine Tours
  • Cameron Park Zoo
  • Mayborn Museum
  • Waco Tours
  • Waco River Safari
  • McLane Stadium
  • The Findery

Baylor University Part-Time Jobs

Baylor University part-time jobs provide not only money but also experience, skills, social life, and independence. Students can work for 20 hours per week as academic assistants, research assistants, or related jobs. The dining department also offers some on-campus part-time job opportunities. For more about Baylor University part-time jobs, visit the link  https://www.baylor.edu/student_employment/.

Student Safety

The Department of public safety looks after the campus and student safety matters. Campus police are available at the campus on a 24/7 basis. Campus follows the global safety and security norms. Waco is a completely safe and secure city. The crime rate is medium to low. It is affordable as well as safe to live in.

Famous Courses

Some famous courses of the University include –

  • BA in Astronomy
  • BS in Biology
  • BBA in Education - Secondary Business
  • BSE in Engineering
  • BA in English
  • BS in Exercise Physiology
  • BS in Geology
  • BBA in Risk Management & Insurance
  • MS in Biology
  • MBA in Business Executive
  • MS in Business Informatics
  • MA in Communication
  • MM in Conducting
  • MFA in Directing
  • ME in Engineering
  •  

Campus Recruitment

The career Centre of the University offers the best placement opportunities. Every year hundreds of companies come to the campus to give placements. Students have to go through multilevel hiring processes. The campus placement rate is higher than last year. Job fairs, interview programs, and online portals are other ways to get the best opportunities.

Famous Companies

  • Dell
  • Deloitte
  • Microsoft
  • Oracle
  • Accenture
  • Google

Baylor University Application Requirements

Bachelor

Baylor University application requirements for undergraduate programs are as follows –

  • Personal Essay Writing
  • CSS or Financial Aid Profile Filling
  • English Proficiency Test (Any One)
  • Duolingo (110)
  • PTE (60)
  • TOEFL (80)
  • IELTS (6.5)
  • ACT English (20)
  • Old SAT Reading (470)
  • New SAT Reading (26)
  • SAT / ACT Score (Test-Optional Policy)
  • High School Mark Sheets
  • Secondary School Mark Sheets

Baylor University undergraduate application requirements https://www.baylor.edu/admissions/index.php?id=872024.

Masters

Baylor University graduate programs application requirements include –

  • All yearly Result Records
  • All Semester Result Records
  • Additional Records
  • Diploma or Other Certificate
  • Academic Mark Sheets
  • GRE or GMAT Score
  • English Proficiency Test
  • Three LOR
  • Application Form

Baylor University graduate programs application requirements https://www.baylor.edu/graduate/index.php?id=959291.

Where to Apply

Students can apply at https://www.baylor.edu/about/index.php?id=89309.

Baylor University Programs

Program
Duration
Format
Tuition Fees
Deadlines
Standard Test

Baylor University Application Requirements

3.1
GPA
32
IB
80
Percentage
40%
Acceptance Rate

IELTS score requirements

A strong proficiency in the English language is essential for admission into universities in United States of America. To be able to get a successful admission in Baylor University in United States of America students need to complete IELTS with a minimum score of 6.

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Baylor University Cost of studies

Fees

Undergraduate: $40000

Graduate: $1650(Per semester hour)

Fees vary for each program. Please visit program page for specific fees.

Baylor University Deadlines

Undergraduate

Application Opens: August 1

November 1: Early Action Deadline to Apply (non-binding)

November 1: Single Choice Early Action Deadline to Apply (non-binding)

February 1: Regular Admission Deadline to Apply

Graduate

Spring-December 1

Summer-May 1

Fall-February 15

Deadlines vary for each program. Please visit program page for specific deadlines.

Baylor University Rankings

Global

376
US News
1001 -1200
QS
501 -600
Shanghai
801 -1000
Times Higher Education
554
GTU Rank

Regional

United States of America
79
US News
138 -155
Shanghai
141
Times Higher Education
211
Forbes
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