A Private Christian University and a Nationally Ranked Research 1 Institution.
Baylor provides a vibrant campus community for more than 20,000 students by blending interdisciplinary research with an international reputation for educational excellence and a faculty commitment to teaching and scholarship.
Values & Vision
The mission of Baylor University is to educate men and women for worldwide leadership and service by integrating academic excellence and Christian commitment within a caring community.
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The Baylor story consists of many chapters. Read how we integrate science and faith, calling and vocation, and service and leadership.
For a fifth summer, the Baylor Collaborative on Hunger and Poverty will operate its innovative Meals-to-You program that delivers shelf-stable meals directly to the home addresses of underserved children in rural, frontier and tribal regions.
Baylor sleep researchers highlight the influence of behavior on the circadian preferences of college students Attributing credit to Getty Images contributors.
Baylor professor Juan Carlos Esparza Ochoa is an internationally recognized expert on religion and faith in Latin America.
Music, art, history: discover 12 places to see on your next trip to Waco, Baylor’s growing hometown.
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Nestled along the banks of the Brazos River in Waco, Texas, Baylor provides many educational and research opportunities across various disciplines.
A campus majestic in beauty, Baylor's picturesque setting serves as a beautiful backdrop of our students' diverse and shared experiences.
Charged with guiding Baylor's mission, our leadership upholds Baylor's heritage, tending to its present, honoring its past, and molding its future.
A humble college founded before Texas was a state, Baylor now stands as one of the premier institutions of higher education in the world.
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