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.
Baylor environmental science professor Bryan Brooks joins distinguished list of AAAS Science Fellows.
Baylor is recognized by higher education leaders as a top 20 most innovative university.
Meet Baylor alum Amira Lewally, who bridges business and entertainment at A+E, The History Channel, Lifetime and more.
On National Wear Red Day, meet the Baylor professor whose research unlocks connections between the brain and the heart to promote cardio health.
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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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