Admitted students are automatically considered for one of four academic scholarships listed below. Applicants who submit application files after February 1 are considered for academic scholarships based on available funding.
Baylor provides a full tuition academic scholarship to National Merit Finalists who select Baylor as their first-choice college.* The Regents' Gold Scholarship is augmented by the recipients' SAT or ACT score.
|SAT (Old) Score - critical reading + math||SAT (New) Score - critical reading + math||ACT Score||Amount Divided over 8 Undergraduate Semesters||Amount per Academic Year|
|For National Merit Finalists only. Renewal is contingent upon maintaining a Baylor cumulative GPA of 3.5 or higher.|
|Scholarship||Amount Divided Over 8
|Amount per Academic Year|
|President's Gold Scholarship||$76,000 - $88,000||$19,000 - $22,000|
|Provost's Gold Scholarship||$64,000 - $72,000||$16,000 - $18,000|
|Deans' Gold Scholarship||$52,000 - $60,000||$13,000 - $15,000|
|Founders' Gold Scholarship||$28,000 - $48,000||$7,000 - $12,000|
|Renewal is contingent upon maintaining a Baylor cumulative GPA of 3.0 or higher.|
For a more detailed estimate, check out our Scholarship and Cost Estimator.
*National Merit Finalists who select Baylor as their first-choice college for the 2019-2020 freshman class will also be required to attend Invitation to Excellence. There will then be a selection process to determine the recipients of the Regents' Gold Scholarship.