First Year FAQs
Choose Your Own Room Guide
All first-year students at Baylor are required to live on campus for at least their first two semesters.
To qualify for a residency exemption from the first-year on-campus housing requirement the student must: 1) Have graduated from a McLennan County high school and choose to reside with a parent/legal guardian whose primary residence is in McLennan County, 2) are 21 years of age before the first day of class, 3) are married, or 4) have dependents. Please submit the Application for Residency Exemption
to the Campus Living & Learning office.
Housing Application Guide