Trips & Special Events

The Center for Global Engagement sponsors trips and various cultural events for International Students and Scholars each semester. The programs listed below are open for any Baylor international student and scholar to attend as well as their family members and friends.

Refund Policy: If a fee is required for a trip or event and a student has paid that fee, no refunds will be granted after the registration deadline for that event. Students that cancel before the registration deadline must come to the ISSS office to obtain a refund.

  • Saturday, September 2, 2017
    Tailgate Party
    Tailgate  party with free food, games and fun celebration before Baylor's first football game
    This event is FREE!!
    Registration Deadline: Monday, August 28, 2017 at 5 p.m.
    Click here to register!

  • Saturday, September 16, 2017
    Dallas, Texas, trip to North Park Mall
    North Park Mall in Dallas with high-end shops such as Michael Kors, BCBG,Versace, etc. Also we will shop at an Indian and Asian food market!
    Bus: Leaving from 5th Street/Bobo Circle at 10 a.m., returning at 8 p.m. 
    Cost: $10
    Registration Deadline: Friday, September 8, 2017 at 5 p.m.
    Click here to register!

  • Saturday, October 7, 2017
    Dallas, Texas - Texas State Fair!
    Enjoy one of Texas largest traditions with fun rides, concerts, exhibitions about Texas history and rodeo.
    Guests: If you would like to bring friends or family members who are NOT Baylor University International Students or Scholars, then they must register in person at the Center for Global Engagement, Hankamer 160 and pay and complete their waiver at that time. Spaces will not be held for guests so please have them register as soon as possible.
    Bus:Leaving from 5th Street/Bobo Circle at 9 a.m., returning at 8 p.m. 
    Cost: $15
    Registration Deadline: Wednesday, October 4, 2017 at 5 p.m.
    Click here to register!

  • Saturday, October 21, 2017
    Baylor Homecoming Parade
    The largest homecoming parade in the country visit Baylor University! Come carry your country's flag in the parade starting at Austin Avenue.
    More instructions to come please register for your flag by Monday October 16! Please wear your national clothing for this parade and bring extra flags!
    This event is FREE!!
    Click here to register!

  • Saturday, November 4, 2017
    Houston, NASA trip
    Visit NASA Space Center and see where astronauts are trained, visit exhibits about the USA moonwalk and future space projects. We will have dinner on your own after leaving NASA upon our return home.
    Guests: If you would like to bring friends or family members who are NOT Baylor University International Students or Scholars, then they must register in person at the Center for Global Engagement, Hankamer 160 and pay and complete their waiver at that time. Spaces will not be held for guests so please have them register as soon as possible.
    Bus: Leaving from 5th Street/Bobo Circle at 8 a.m., returning at 10 p.m.
    Cost: $20
    Registration Deadline: Wednesday, October 30, 2017 at 5 p.m.
    Click here to register!

  • Friday, December 1, 2017
    Christmas Music Reception
    Christmas music reception featuring our international music performers. Dress up and let's celebrate Christmas around the world!
    Invite your PAWS friends and family!
    North Russell Commons! International Christmas foods!
    This event is FREE!! Registration Deadline: Monday, November 27, 2017 at 5 p.m.