Student Reactivation FAQs

Student Reactivation

1. Do I need to complete a Student Reactivation Application?
2. Do I need to pay a fee to apply for reactivation?
3. Is a deposit required for enrollment following reactivation?
4. When one begins an application reactivation, which type of application should be initiated?
5. Where do undergraduate students applying for reactivation send transcripts?
6. Are high school transcripts required if I have been previously enrolled as a student at Baylor University?
7. Do students that have been suspended (academic or disciplinary) need to initiate an application through the reactivation process in order to return to the University?
8. As a "Returning User" what does one need to do if they do not remember their BearID and/or Password?
9. What is a Banner ID?
10. How long does the reactivation process take?
11. Once I am reactivated, what do I do next?
12. Who do I contact if I have questions about submitting the reactivation form?
13. If I am pursuing reactivation at Baylor and want to change my major, is there a way to do that through the reactivation process?
14. Do Graduate, Seminary, or Law students need to complete a Student Reactivation Application?
15. What is the last day to submit the reactivation application for Spring 2018 semester?




Student Reactivation

1. Do I need to complete a Student Reactivation Application?
Did you withdraw from Baylor during the fall or spring semester immediately before your desired return term? Were you not enrolled at Baylor for the fall or spring semester immediately before your desired return term? If you are an Undergraduate student and answered yes to either question above, you must complete a Student Reactivation Application.

2. Do I need to pay a fee to apply for reactivation?
No.

3. Is a deposit required for enrollment following reactivation?
No.

4. When one begins an application reactivation, which type of application should be initiated?
Please choose the option for a "Returning Student" along with your planned year of return.

5. Where do undergraduate students applying for reactivation send transcripts?
Please direct those to the Baylor University, Office of the Registrar, One Bear Place #97068, Waco, TX 76798.

6. Are high school transcripts required if I have been previously enrolled as a student at Baylor University?
No.

7. Do students that have been suspended (academic or disciplinary) need to initiate an application through the reactivation process in order to return to the University?
Yes. They should also refer to any additional requirements that may have been communicated to them at the time of the suspension.

8. As a "Returning User" what does one need to do if they do not remember their BearID and/or Password?
Visit or contact the Helpdesk at: 254/710-4357 or Email: Helpdesk@baylor.edu

9. What is a Banner ID?
This is a nine-digit id number that typically begins with an "8" (not your SSN).

10. How long does the reactivation process take?
The amount of time it takes to review a reactivation application varies based on the circumstances of each student. Depending on the items to be reviewed, it could take a day or it could take a matter of weeks. In order to facilitate a timely opportunity to register for the desired term, it is recommended that you submit the application as early as possible.

11. Once I am reactivated, what do I do next?
Once activated, a student will be assigned a registration time-ticket for the term that they are reactivated for. An e-mail notification will be sent to their baylor.edu email address once the time-ticket has been assigned.

12. Who do I contact if I have questions about submitting the reactivation form?
For questions about the reactivation process, please contact the Office of the Registrar at: registrar@baylor.edu.

13. If I am pursuing reactivation at Baylor and want to change my major, is there a way to do that through the reactivation process?
Students that are inactive and want to change their major will need to be reactivated first. Once reactivated, then they can pursue a change of major.

14. Do Graduate, Seminary, or Law students need to complete a Student Reactivation Application?
No. The Student Reactivation Application is currently only for Undergraduate Students. Graduate and Seminar Students should contact the Office of the Registrar, while Law students should contact the Law School.

15. What is the last day to submit the reactivation application for Spring 2018 semester?
The last day to submit the reactivation application for the Spring 2018 semester is Friday, December 15 before 11:59 p.m.

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