W. Soccer. Soccer Plays to 1-1 Draw at Sam Houston State

Baylor soccer played to its first tie of the season in a 1-1 double-overtime decision at Sam Houston State Friday evening at Pritchett Field.

Football. Baylor, SMU Postgame Notes

Postgame notes from Baylor's 56-21 win over SMU Sept. 4, 2015, at Gerald J. Ford Stadium

Football. No. 4 Football Cruises Past SMU in Second Half, 56-21

Seth Russell threw for 376 yards with three of his five touchdowns to Jay Lee, and the new starting quarterback also ran for a score as fourth-ranked Baylor finally got back on the field with 56-21 victory at SMU on Friday night.

W. Volleyball. Volleyball Tops Sam Houston State in Five Sets

For the second straight match Baylor volleyball came from behind to win the final two sets and defeat Sam Houston State in five sets, 25-21, 21-25, 20-25, 25-19, 15-9, on Friday afternoon at the Ferrell Center.

Baylor Lariat: On Topic guest announced for Fall 2015

Sept. 3, 2015
Baylor President and Chancellor Ken Starr announced that former New York City Mayor Rudy Giuliani will be the guest speaker for the Fall 2015 On Topic, which will take place Sept. 23 in Waco Hall. Giuliani is a noted speaker and author and former. Tickets will be available on a first-come, first-served basis beginning Sept. 8 at 10 a.m. at the Bill Daniel Student Center Ticket Office.

Christianity Today: Books and Culture: “The Dregs of Christendom”

Sept. 1, 2015
Review of “Baptists in America: A History” by Thomas S. Kidd, Ph.D., associate director of Baylor’s Institute for Studies of Religion, and Barry Hankins, Ph.D., professor of history in the College of Arts & Sciences.

KCEN-TV (Waco, Temple, Killeen/NBC): Baylor Fans Gearing Up for Gameday

Sept. 3, 2015
VIDEO: With the Baylor Bears enjoying their highest preseason football ranking ever at No. 4, Baylor fans are looking forward to the season by gearing up for gameday to show their spirit and support.

KCEN-TV (Waco, Temple, Killeen/NBC): Baylor Football Games Completely Booked

Sept. 3, 2015
VIDEO included: Every Baylor University football season ticket package has been sold out since June. “We’ve got the nation’s longest home field winning streak,” said Nick Joos, executive associate athletics director for external affairs. “Having a rocking McLane Stadium is vital to Coach Briles and his team, and our fans bring tremendous energy and tremendous passion to the stadium six times a year.”

Baylor named nation’s top private school for fashion merchandising

High school students dreaming of a career in the fashion business but also wanting the experience of a four-year private school can find no better spot for both than Baylor. So says a new ranking from fashion-schools.org, a website that serves as a resource for anyone interested in a degree in fashion design. Baylor’s fashion merchandising offerings […]

Alum turns passion for barbecue into service for El Paso’s homeless

Many barbecue fans travel all over Texas for great brisket and sausage, making it their mission to find the state’s best barbecue. As a Baylor student, Blake Barrow was one of them, regularly driving over 100 miles to find the best barbecue. Now, he’s making barbecue a part of his mission — by serving brisket, sausage […]

Who’s the most #BaylorProud? Vote now!

A few weeks ago, we asked you, Baylor Nation, to post pictures to Twitter and Instagram of how you show your Baylor pride. After sorting through hundreds of photos, we’ve picked 29 finalists for the “Are You #BaylorProud?” photo contest. Now, it’s your turn to choose the winner. Between now and Sept. 3, go to this photo gallery on the […]

New commercial showcases Baylor professors’ caring nature

Viewers who tune in Friday’s Baylor-SMU football game — a nationally televised contest on ESPN — will see more than just a good football team; they’ll also get a glimpse at the heart of Baylor, as the university’s new 30-second commercial makes its debut. But you, Baylor family, don’t have to wait; you can see it […]

Baylor University Closed Sept. 7 For Labor Day Holiday

WACO, TX (Sept. 4, 2015) – In observance of Labor Day, Baylor University administrative offices will be closed and no classes will be held on Monday, Sept. 7.

Esteemed Architect to Visit Baylor, Motivate Students to Practice Sustainable Design

WACO, Texas (Sept. 4, 2015) – Baylor University’s interior design program is hosting “The Ethics of Sustainable Design: A Transdisciplinary Approach to Environmental Consciousness” at 5 p.m. on Wednesday, Sept. 9, in Draper Room 152.

Expert: Nine Tips To Help You Break Away From Your Smartphone

WACO, Texas (Sept. 3, 2015) – You’ve tried to escape it. You really have. But, the constant stream of dings and buzzes from incoming texts and emails are just too much to take. And, before you know it, you’re scanning your smartphone. Again. Can the cycle be broken? Can people really put down their smartphones?

Keeping Baylor Nation Informed

The recent criminal conviction of former student-athlete Sam Ukwuachu has brought deep anguish to our campus. As we have said unequivocally, acts of sexual violence contradict every value Baylor University upholds as a caring Christian community.

Baylor Horizon Labor Day Weekend Edition September 4, 2015

Events, activities, and hours of operation of dining areas on campus.

On the Baylor Horizon August 31, 2015

Baylor Outdoor Adventure Events. Important message for students living off campus.

On the Baylor Horizon August 24, 2015

Welcome back! Start your semester off with meeting new friends with Mosaic Mixer and Late Night!

On the Baylor Horizon April 27, 2015

Ring Out will be held on Thursday, April 30. Finals start next week!

March 2015 To-Do List

Do you feel like you set goals but aren't getting results? Maybe you have set a goal to "study more," "do better," or "be more organized." These goals are noble, but they are vague. How will you know when you have reached your goal? Try making your goals as specific as possible.

February 2015 To-Do List

Ever feel like you spend SO MUCH TIME studying but don't see the results you wish you did? Are you putting in lots of hours but not seeing an improvement? Maybe it's time to rethink the way that you study.

November/December 2014 To-Do List

Review the Registration Checklist, be familiar with the Early Registration Schedule, and review the CL&L Calendar for resident hall hours during breaks.

October 2014 To-Do List

We hope you are enjoying your Fall semester at Baylor! How are you progressing in your courses? If you are doing well, then keep up the great work! If you are not doing so well, then be proactive and seek out assistance from a member of our caring and supportive Baylor community. We want you to be successful and enjoy your time at Baylor!

Sep. 4-5Baylor Freshman Retreat
Sep. 6 1:00-5:00pmSeptember Free Sunday
Sep. 10 12:30-1:30pmChalk Talk-Lamar
Sep. 10 3:30-4:30pm"The Japanese Religious Tradition" by Dr. Maeri Megumi
Sep. 10 5:30-7:30pmFIRE Career Fair
Sep. 11 7:30-9:30pmTraditions Rally
Sep. 12 6:30-9:30pmFootball vs. Lamar
Sep. 5 10:00am - 12:00pmVolleyball vs. Coppin State
Sep. 5 7:00-9:00pmVolleyball vs. Cal Poly
Sep. 6 1:00-4:00pmSoccer at Incarnate Word
Sep. 11 4:00-7:00pmSoccer at UTSA vs. Louisiana-Lafayette
Sep. 11 7:00-9:00pmVolleyball at Dayton
Sep. 11 7:00-10:00pmSoccer vs. NIU
Sep. 12 8:00amCross Country at Ken Garland Invitational
Oct. 7 9:00am - 12:00pmBaylor Missions Fair
Apr. 21 3:30-5:00pmBailey Family Lecture in Christian Ethics