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 Prepares for Final Home Stand of the 2019 Season


WACO, Texas – Baylor Soccer (7-5-3, 3-3) returns to Betty Lou Mays Field to host its final two regular season home games of the year. The Bears will take on No. 17 Texas Tech (11-2-2, 3-1-2) at 7 p.m. Thursday before hosting Iowa State (3-12, 0-4) at 1 p.m. Sunday for Senior Day.

WBB’s Richards Placed on Top Small Forward Watch List

DiDi Richards

WACO, Texas – Baylor junior forward DiDi Richards earned a spot on the Naismith Hall of Fame/WBCA Cheryl Miller Award Preseason watch list Tuesday. The Cypress, Texas native was honored along 19 other candidates for the nation's top small forward guard award given in the spring.

WBB’s Landrum Placed on Top Shooting Guard Watch List

Juicy Landrum

WACO, Texas – Baylor senior guard Juicy Landrum earned a spot on the Naismith Hall of Fame/WBCA Ann Meyers Drysdale Preseason watch list Tuesday. The Waco, Texas native was honored along 19 other candidates for the nation's top shooting guard award given in the spring.

Baylor Volleyball Watch Party


Baylor Athletics invites members of the Baylor and Waco community to come together for a Volleyball Watch Party this Wednesday, to cheer on the No. 1 Bears as they take on the No. 4 Longhorns at Texas at 7:00 PM.

Baylor’s Texas Hunger Initiative receives $7 million in grants to fight hunger and poverty

For more than a decade, Baylor’s Texas Hunger Initiative (THI) has worked to eradicate hunger in Texas, and to do so through a model that can be replicated elsewhere. This fall, THI has received more than $7 million in grants that will enable the organization to do more than ever. In late September, the United […]

Happy 65th birthday, Tidwell Bible Building!

Ah, Tidwell. It’s where virtually every Baylor undergraduate student takes religion and history courses. So many students and alumni have fond memories of the building — but how much do you know about its history? Tidwell Bible Building was named for Dr. Josiah Blake Tidwell, who served as head of Baylor’s Bible department (and later […]

Baylor researchers’ app can catch early signs of eye disease in a flash — literally

In 2008, Baylor professor Bryan Shaw’s 4-month-old son lost his right eye to a rare form of cancer (retinoblastoma) that most commonly affects young children. In the process of his son’s diagnosis, Dr. Shaw learned about leukocoria, an abnormal white reflection given off by the retina. (You’re probably familiar with seeing “red eye” in photos, […]

Meet Baylor’s nationally recognized expert on politics, faith and culture

It’s been nearly 15 years since the first Baylor Religion Survey was released in 2005. In the years since, the survey has gained recognition as one of the nation’s most influential and comprehensive indicators of the ways Americans live out their faith. Covering topics like secularism, megachurches, politics, nationalism, attitudes towards prayer, and individual conceptions […]

Baylor Police Department Will Participate in National Drug Take-Back Day to Encourage a Safe Environment

WACO, Texas (Oct. 23, 2019) —The Baylor University Police Department (BUPD) will collect old and expired prescription drugs as part of a National Take-Back Day Saturday, Oct. 26. Although the official collection day is on Saturday, BUPD began accepting prescription drugs on Monday, Oct. 21.

Baylor University Professor Among Winning Team for $100 Million U.S. Department of Energy Grant

WACO, Texas (Oct. 23, 2019) – Baylor University has partnered with four Department of Energy laboratories and more than a dozen universities in a research alliance to address the nation’s water security issues through desalination and will share in a $100 million grant funding the project for five years.

Student Artwork Featured at Baylor Scott & White Portrays the Beauty and Harsh Reality of Breast Cancer

WACO, Texas (Oct. 21, 2019) – Baylor University art students have created paintings inspired by breast cancer survivors that will be on display in the lobby of Baylor Scott & White McClinton Cancer Center in support of local breast cancer survivors through the month of October.
Students were tasked to create a piece that would embody both the beauty and harsh reality of breast reconstruction and breast cancer.

Baylor University Mourns Death of Oracle CEO Mark Hurd, B.B.A. ’79, Vice Chair of Baylor Board of Regents

WACO, Texas (Oct. 18, 2019) – Baylor University is mourning the death of distinguished Baylor University alumnus Mark V. Hurd, B.B.A. ’79, CEO of Oracle and Vice Chair of the Baylor Board of Regents.