About New Student Programs

Baylor University's New Student Programs creates shared experiences - Orientation, Baylor Line Camp, and Welcome Week - that foster belonging and excitement for new students and that inspire them to take ownership of their unique Baylor story.

Begin Your Baylor Experience


All two-day Orientation sessions have concluded. Freshman students who were unable to participate in a two-day experience are encouraged to attend the half-day Orientation on Wednesday, August 19th.

If you still need to be advised and register for fall classes, please contact Academic Advising at 254-710-7280 to speak with an advisor.

Orientation + Line Camp

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Line Camp

Line Camp is an extended orientation experience designed to prepare students for their transition to Baylor. It is an exciting experience for all new students that encourages you to engage in the Baylor community. At Line Camp you will build friendships with future classmates and experience the deep traditions of Baylor University, learning what it truly means to be a Baylor Bear.

Welcome Week

Welcome Week is the official beginning of your experience as a Baylor Bear, giving you opportunities to connect with other incoming students, as well as with returning students who are excited to welcome you into the Baylor community.

Freshman Students


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Be a Leader

Baylor Line Camp Leaders provide a welcoming and consistent message to new students throughout the summer during Orientation and Baylor Line Camp. New Student Programs is recruiting leaders for this upcoming summer.

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Contact Us

One Bear Place #97150 Waco, TX 76798




New Student Programs