Graduation List

NOTE TO MEDIA: Lists of the graduates are linked below, categorized by state. Graduation information is certified by the Baylor University registrar’s office.

    May 2016 Texas Graduates

    May 2016 Out of State Graduates


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    WACO, Texas (May 26, 2016) -- Baylor University conferred degrees on more than 2500 graduates during spring commencement exercises May 13-14 in the Ferrell Center on the Baylor campus.

    David H. Harper, a member of the Board of Regents, brought greetings at the Friday evening and Saturday morning ceremonies, while board member Cary Gray greeted the Saturday afternoon graduates. Baylor President and Chancellor Ken Starr presided over the commencement ceremonies and delivered the message to the graduates. He conferred the degrees assisted by Todd D. Still, Interim Executive Vice President and Provost and Charles J. and Eleanor McLerran Delancey Chair of the Dean in George W. Truett Theological Seminary, along with the dean of each school. Bearer of the Mace honors went to Leta Horan, Professor Emerita of Music (1977-2008); Margaret E. Baier assistant professor, family and consumer science (2002-2014) and C. Stan Madden Professor Emeritus and the Ben H. Williams Professorship in Marketing (1983-2015) respectively.


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