New Student Experience

New Student Experience

The New Student Experience combines courses and programs designed to help students transition well to the rigorous academic environment at Baylor. These experiences strengthen a student's mind, body, and soul for an academic career at Baylor, and more importantly, their life at home or abroad after graduation as a worldwide leader.

Learning Objectives

By the end of their first semester, students will

  • Connect to Baylor
  • Develop Autonomy
  • Succeed Academically
  • Engage in Spiritual Formation
  • Develop Personal and Professional Goals
  • Understand Baylor's Mission and Learning Outcomes


The New Student Experience consists of various components including the following