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Other Applicant Types

Non-Degree Seeking Students

Visiting students: Students currently attending another university who want to take Baylor classes and have these credits transferred to their current school.

  • Students who have not previously applied to Baylor should submit an application for admission via goBAYLOR as well as a current college transcript or letter of good standing to Admissions Services.

  • Students who previously applied to Baylor should submit a new application for admission via goBAYLOR and a current transcript or letter of good standing from your current college or university to Admissions Services. On the application, select Non-Degree Seeking/Visiting as your student type. There is no need to select an intended program or major.

  • After being accepted, submit a Health Form with documentation of bacterial meningitis vaccination and review the Registration Checklist. No enrollment deposit is required.

Advanced Studies: An Advanced Studies applicant is a superior high school student applying as a pre-college student, and must meet the following requirements for admission:

  • Completion of the junior year in high school with appropriate progress toward required courses.

  • Rank within the top quarter of their high school class or have a 3.4 GPA as calculated by Baylor for schools that do not rank.

  • Score at least a 1210 on the SAT or 27 on the ACT.

  • Recommendation of high school counselor.

  • Completion of the Advanced Studies Application.

  • After being accepted, submit a Health Form with documentation of bacterial meningitis vaccination and review the Registration Checklist. No enrollment deposit is required.

Other non-degree seeking students: Students not currently attending a college or university, or are participating in a Study Abroad Program, or International Exchange Program.

  • Submit an application for admission via goBAYLOR. Additional steps might be required based on individual circumstances.

  • After being accepted, submit a Health Form with documentation of bacterial meningitis vaccination and review the Registration Checklist. No enrollment deposit is required.

Degree Seeking Students

Post-baccalaureate students: Students who have already earned a bachelor's degree may seek a second degree if they are seeking a different degree with a different major from the first degree or major.

  • Applicants who have not previously applied to Baylor should submit an application for admission via goBAYLOR.

  • Students who previously applied to Baylor should submit a new application for admission via goBAYLOR. On the application, select Post-Baccalaureate as your student type.

  • All applicants should submit a transcript to Admission Services showing the degree already earned.

  • After being accepted, submit a Health Form with documentation of bacterial meningitis vaccination and review the Registration Checklist. No enrollment deposit is required.


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