About Baylor University

Baylor University is a private Christian university and a nationally ranked research institution. The University provides a vibrant campus community for more than 16,000 students by blending interdisciplinary research with an international reputation for educational excellence and a faculty commitment to teaching and scholarship. Chartered in 1845 through the efforts of Baptist pioneers, Baylor is the oldest continually operating university in Texas and welcomes students from all 50 states and more than 80 countries.

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McLane Stadium: Home to more than just Baylor football

McLane Stadium: Home to more than just Baylor football

McLane Stadium made its debutin 2014, complete with sailgating, the RG3 statue dedication, the class of 2019’s very first Baylor Line run, and a 45-0 win over SMU. Every fall since then, fans have packed the stadium to cheer on ourBaylor Bears. But this “jewel of the Brazos” wasn’t built with onlyfootball in mind. The …

Baylor Institute for Studies of Religion is Co-Sponsoring Symposium in Washington D.C.

Baylor Institute for Studies of Religion is Co-Sponsoring Symposium in Washington D.C.

WACO, Texas (April 18, 2017) – The Baylor Institute for Studies of Religion (ISR) is co-sponsoring the one-day symposium “What Is to Be Done? Responding to the Global Persecution of Christians” on April 20.

Baylor University Announces Dr. Linda A. Livingstone as President

Baylor University Announces Dr. Linda A. Livingstone as President

WACO, Texas (April 18, 2017) – Baylor University has selected Linda A. Livingstone, Ph.D., current dean and professor of management at The George Washington University School of Business, as the institution’s 15th president. Dr. Livingstone was the unanimous choice of the Baylor Board of Regents, following the recommendation of the 12-member Presidential Search Committee.

Department of Statistical Science Presents 2017 Tom Bratcher Memorial Lecture

Department of Statistical Science Presents 2017 Tom Bratcher Memorial Lecture

WACO, Texas (April 18, 2017) – Donald Richards, Ph.D., professor of statistics at Pennsylvania State University, will deliver the 2017 Tom Bratcher Memorial Lecture at 4:15 p.m. Thursday, April 20, in Room 301 of Marrs McLean Science Building, 1214 S. Fourth St.

Baylor Senior Selected for Prestigious Fulbright ETA to Germany

Baylor Senior Selected for Prestigious Fulbright ETA to Germany

WACO, Texas (April 13, 2017) – Baylor University senior Emily E. Martin, a University Scholar from Frisco, has been selected to receive a prestigious Fulbright English Teaching Assistantship (ETA), which will allow her to spend the 2017-2018 academic year teaching English in Germany.

Dr. Rodney G. Bowden Appointed Dean of Robbins College of Health and Human Sciences at Baylor University

Dr. Rodney G. Bowden Appointed Dean of Robbins College of Health and Human Sciences at Baylor University

WACO, Texas (April 12, 2017) – Rodney G. Bowden, Ph.D., professor of health education and Brown Foundation Endowed Chair, has been appointed dean of Robbins College of Health and Human Sciences at Baylor University, as announced today by Executive Vice President and Provost L. Gregory Jones, Ph.D. Bowden’s appointment is effective immediately.

Baylor Expert Shares Tips On Healthier Eating for Parents and Kids

Baylor Expert Shares Tips On Healthier Eating for Parents and Kids

WACO, Texas (April 10, 2017) – Looking for ways to help your kids eat healthier?
In this Q&A, Baylor University nutrition expert Janelle Walter, Ph.D., professor of family and consumer sciences and Nutrition Sciences Program coordinator, shares tips to help parents and children make better nutritional choices.

Baylor’s Graduate School Will Launch Doctor of Physical Therapy Program in 2018

Baylor’s Graduate School Will Launch Doctor of Physical Therapy Program in 2018

WACO, Texas (April 10, 2017) — Baylor University’s Graduate School is launching a new Doctor of Physical Therapy (DPT) degree program aimed at providing an innovative, career-focused education to develop skilled, empathetic care providers in a profession in which doctorate programs are struggling to keep pace with demand.