Baylor Alumni

Baylor alumni are united in their passion for Baylor and its mission. They celebrate their alma mater, rally support for its causes and champion the Baylor Family in communities across the country and around the world. Through Baylor Alumni events in your area, campus events such as Homecoming, tools such as Baylor Magazine and social media, and information provided on this page, you can keep up-to-date with resources and reminders to make your Baylor connections even more meaningful.

Baylor Alumni
Baylor Alumni is the University’s official alumni engagement program. It celebrates the shared memories, experiences and connections of Baylor alumni offering a diversity of ways to engage and an innovative approach to growth, led by dedicated volunteers and a committed team of professionals.

SOC’s Ables Receives Second-Straight Big 12 Defensive Player of the Week Honor

Kayley Ables

IRVING, Texas – Baylor junior Kayley Ables was named the Big 12 Defensive Player of the Week, the conference office announced Tuesday morning. This marks the second consecutive week the Waco native has earned the award.

Baylor Athletics Updates COVID-19 Testing Numbers


As Baylor Athletics continues to onboard student-athletes, the department will release a weekly report of both positive and negative COVID-19 tests.

Three Takeaways: Sept. 21


Baylor Bear Insider Jerry Hill gives his three takeaways from Monday's weekly press conference with head coach Dave Aranda going into Saturday's 6:30 p.m. season and Big 12 opener at McLane Stadium against Kansas (0-1), a game that will be broadcast on ESPNU.

Coach Dave Aranda Press Conference 9/21

Dave Aranda

Baylor head coach Dave Aranda Weekly Press Conference
September 21, 2020

Baylor sets records for fall enrollment, even amidst COVID-19

COVID-19 had colleges and universities nationwide worried that large numbers of students would choose to stay closer to home this fall or take a year off amidst the pandemic. For some schools, those worries have come true — but not at Baylor. Despite everything happening in the world today, Baylor managed to enroll the largest […]

Baylor prof serves as important voice of leadership in nursing

In a year designated as the International Year of the Nurse and Midwife, a Baylor professor is providing meaningful leadership and serving as an important voice for nurses on such topics as COVID-19, human trafficking, health care policy, and more. Dr. Jessica Peck, clinical professor of nursing in Baylor’s Louise Herrington School of Nursing, was […]

Alum’s efforts help feed St. Louis’ immunocompromised hungry amidst COVID-19

Flinging the green and gold afar looks different for every Bear. For Justin Kralemann (BS ’10), it looks like facing food insecurity head on. Kralemann is the director of development for Food Outreach, a nutritional support program based in St. Louis dedicated to serving men, women and children living with HIV/AIDS or cancer — individuals […]

Baylor’s 2020 commercial continues “Where Lights Shine Bright” theme

A new school year and a new football season present a new opportunity to share what Baylor is all about. Baylor’s 2020 university commercial will debut this weekend on FOX during Baylor football’s season opener against Houston, but we’ve got a first look for the Baylor Family here: The 30-second spot captures campus life and […]

Baylor University Earns High Ranking for Student Engagement by The Wall Street Journal/Times Higher Education College Rankings

WACO, Texas (Sept. 23, 2020) — The Wall Street Journal/Times Higher Education College Rankings 2021 has ranked Baylor University No. 5 nationally in the category of engagement, which measures how well a university informs, inspires and challenges students.

Baylor Film and Digital Media Professor Awarded Excellence in Education Medal From SMPTE

WACO, Texas (Sept. 22, 2020) — Baylor University’s Corey P. Carbonara, Ph.D., professor in the department of film and digital media, has been chosen to receive the Society of Motion Picture and Television Engineers (SMPTE) 2020 Excellence in Education Medal.

Detectives with Digital Skills Vie with Tech-Savvy Criminals in Crime Fiction War of Good vs. Evil

WACO, Texas (Sept. 22, 2020) – “Whodunnit” may be the big question in crime fiction, but “how they done it” determines whether they get away with it. And these days, both criminals and crime fighters are honing their technological skills for the battle of good and evil, a Baylor researcher says.

Baylor University Announces Family Weekend Virtual Experience Schedule

WACO, Texas (September 18, 2020) – Baylor University will virtually welcome families from around the world to a Family Weekend Virtual Experience on Sept. 25-26, with live-streamed video events, a Family Weekend Spirit Box available for order for a limited time and other more. While safety precautions due to COVID-19 require some changes to the programming, Family Weekend will once again help families of Baylor students become better acquainted with the University and its beloved traditions.