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By the numbers

Undergraduate Enrollment 14,108
In-state Tuition (per semester hour, unless noted) $23,683 PER SEM.*
Out-of-state Tuition (per semester hour, unless noted) N/A
Yearly Room and Board $7,001+
% of Students on Financial Aid 95
Median SAT/ACT 1280/28
% of African American Students 6
% of Asian American Students 7
% of Hispanic Students 16
% of International Students 6.2
Student/Teacher Ratio 14:1
Number of Full-time Faculty 1,133
% of Male/% of Female Students 41/59
Greek System? YES
% of Freshmen Who Live on Campus 97
% of Students Who Graduate in Four Years 64
% of Students Who Graduate Overall 76
% of Freshmen Who Return 89
% Of Alumni Who Give $$$ to School 14

* Tuition is a flat rate for 12 or more semester hours, includes fees

Baylor University

Team Name:

Bears

Address:

One Bear Place #97056, Waco, TX 76798-7056

Web:

baylor.edu

Phone:

800-BAYLOR-U

Facebook:

baylor.edu/facebook

Twitter:

@Baylor @BaylorProud

POINTS OF DISTINCTION

  • Baylor consistently ranks in the top one hundred national doctoral-granting universities on U.S. News & World Report’s “Best Colleges” list.
  • Offers affiliated graduate degree programs with the U.S. Army Academy of Health Sciences in San Antonio and West Point.
  • Graduate programs in law, business, the sciences, education, social sciences, nursing, and health disciplines are nationally ranked among “Best Graduate Schools” by U.S. News & World Report.
  • One of the select ten percent of U.S. colleges and universities with a Phi Beta Kappa chapter.
  • Student-faculty ratio is 14:1; average undergraduate class size is 26.

BAYLOR UNIVERSITY IS a private Christian university and a nationally ranked research institution. The university provides a vibrant campus community for more than 17,000 students by blending interdisciplinary research with an international reputation for educational excellence and a faculty commitment to teaching and scholarship.

Chartered in 1845 by the Republic of Texas through the efforts of Baptist pioneers, Baylor is the oldest continually operating university in Texas. Located in Waco, Baylor welcomes students from all fifty states and more than 91 countries to study among its twelve nationally recognized academic divisions. The University offers 128 baccalaureate, 77 master’s, 46 doctoral, and juris doctor degree programs.

Students participate in more than 330 clubs and organizations, including the first collegiate chapter of Habitat for Humanity and forty sororities and fraternities. Baylor sponsors nineteen varsity athletic teams and is a founding member of the Big 12 Conference.

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