aylor University has enrolled 15,364 students in fall 2012, the University's largest overall enrollment in its 167-year history, as well as another high-achieving and near-record freshman class, according to official 12th-day enrollment statistics compiled by the Office of Institutional Research
n 10 weeks, 330 Baylor University employees and spouses lost a total of 3,414 pounds - an average of 10.3 pounds per person.
They comprised a pilot group that "test drove" Baylor's newest health benefit program - Naturally Slim.
The excitement of the past year's athletic success continues to infuse both the campus and greater Waco. As construction begins on the new Baylor Stadium and community complex along Interstate 35 and the Brazos River, Bears fans wait with anticipation for the first on-campus game in 2014.
Each year, Baylor students, faculty and staff join together on mission trips around the globe, providing the participants with opportunities to serve others through the use of their individual skills and academic disciplines. Discipline - or vocation-specific mission trips - underscore Baylor's vision to enhance informed engagement and transformational education experience for students and others.
BaylorNews asked University Executive Vice President and Provost Elizabeth Davis, who was appointed by President Ken Starr to lead the strategic planning process, to share her thoughts on implementation of the new vision.
With the conclusion of the 2011-2012 academic year, several Baylor departments underwent reorganizations to continue to improve their focus on the University's mission and to enrich the student experience, providing students with the skills and knowledge to become people who make a difference in their homes, communities, work and world. Following are brief looks at changes within the Division of Student Life and the Paul L. Foster Success Center.