Baylor Returns to Normal Operations on Monday

WACO, Texas (Feb. 21, 2021) - On Monday, Feb. 22, Baylor University will return to normal operations with on-campus instruction and on-campus work. Please be advised that clean-up and restoration continues in some facilities and on the grounds, so we ask for your patience and understanding while our facilities teams work to resolve any building issues caused by the winter storm.

Baylor University Waco Campus to Close at 2PM Today Through Friday, Feb. 12, 2021

WACO, Texas (Feb. 11, 2021) - Due to winter weather conditions, the Baylor University Waco campus will close at 2 p.m. today through all-day Friday, Feb. 12. Classes held at 2 p.m. and later today and all-day Friday will shift to remote instruction.

Preparations for winter weather

Baylor University officials are monitoring the current forecast from the National Weather Service, which includes the potential for winter precipitation for the Waco area beginning Sunday night.

"A Baylor Christmas" Concert to Air on TV Stations in 25 States

WACO, Texas (Dec. 16, 2020) - Beginning on Dec. 20 and through the Christmas holidays, KWTX Television will broadcast the premiere of "A Baylor Christmas," the University's annual Christmas concert recorded in 2019 that features performances of the Baylor Symphony Orchestra and combined choirs of the Baylor University School of Music.

SOC: Norman, Wandt Named Big 12 Players of the Week


WACO, Texas – Baylor senior Sarah Norman and fifth-year senior Jennifer Wandt picked up Big 12 Player of the Week awards for their efforts in the Bears' wins over Oklahoma State and No. 8 TCU. Norman received Big 12 Defensive Player of the Week honors, while Wandt takes home the Goalkeeper of the Week accolade, the conference announced Tuesday afternoon.

VB’s Skinner Earns Weekly Award from Big 12

Avery Skinner Rice

Baylor volleyball's outside hitter Avery Skinner has earned her first weekly award from the Big 12 Conference as the Offensive Player of the Week, the Conference announced Tuesday.

Women’s Golf Finishes Third at The Schooner Fall Classic

Baylor Women's Golf 3rd Place Finish at Belmar GC

Norman, Oklahoma – Baylor women's golf notched a second top-five finish in as many events after an 8-over par 848 on Monday at the Schooner Fall Classic.

Three Takeaways: September 27

Matt Jones

Baylor Bear Insider Jerry Hill gives his three takeaways from Monday's weekly press conference with head coach Dave Aranda talking about the upset of then-No. 14 Iowa State and this week's only matchup of undefeated Big 12 teams. The No. 21/24 Bears (4-0, 2-0) face No. 19/18 Oklahoma State (4-0, 1-0) at 6 p.m. Saturday at Boone Pickens Stadium in Stillwater, Okla., in a game televised by ESPN2.

Meet the new dean of Baylor’s Hankamer School of Business

The road that led Dr. Sandeep Mazumder to Baylor’s Hankamer School of Business began in London, featured stops at some of the world’s most prestigious universities, introduced him to his wife and the Christian faith, and prepared him as a rising star in higher education. Mazumder was named as the William E. Crenshaw Endowed Dean […]

Statewide campaign shines light on Baylor’s research efforts

Very few universities today can (or would) claim to be preeminent research institutions that fearlessly proclaim the name of Jesus — but that is Baylor’s aim. We recognize that all truth is God’s truth — so at Baylor, our academic strivings and research efforts are all about learning more about what God has made on […]

What’s it like to join the Baylor Family?

While we hope all Baylor students find certain things in common while here — strong teaching and academics amidst a caring, Christian community, for starters — we know there’s no one “Baylor experience.” With students coming from all 50 states, more than 90 countries, and countless backgrounds, every student’s time at Baylor is going to […]

Linguist becomes 4th Baylor grad to be named head football coach at D-1 level

When Michigan defensive coordinator Maurice Linguist (BA ’06, MSED ’07) was hired as the University of Buffalo’s new head football coach in May, he became just the fourth Baylor alumnus to earn a football head coaching job at the Division 1 level. Linguist, who distinguished himself as an all-Big 12 performer and defensive MVP at […]

Baptist Standard: Falling Seed: Creating online participatory worship services

March 23, 2020
Baylor theology professor Angela Gorrell, Ph.D., has designed a free guide to creating online, participatory worship services.

Baylor Lariat: Baylor cancels in-person classes for both summer sessions

April 2, 2020
Baylor President Linda A. Livingstone, Ph.D., announced Thursday that Baylor will continue to utilize online instruction for upcoming Minimester (May 13-June 1), Summer I (June 2-July 7) and Summer II (July 9-Aug. 12) classes.

Baylor Lariat: Baylor counseling center continues with online services

March 25, 2020
Baylor’s counseling center has adapted its treatments amidst the COVID-19 pandemic. With faculty and staff working from home, the counselors have begun counseling sessions via phone and WebEx, a platform for video conferences.

KWBU-FM (Waco/NPR): Baylor Connections - Cheryl Gochis

April 3, 2020
AUDIO: For last nine years, Baylor has been recognized as a “Great College to Work For” by the Chronicle of Higher Education. In this Baylor Connections, Cheryl Gochis, vice president of human resources and chief human resources officer, examines ways that Baylor supports faculty and staff year-round and specifically talks about the University’s response to help employees transition to remote work during the COVID-19 public health crisis.

Baylor’s Math for Early Learners Academy Begins Curriculum Testing

WACO, Texas (Sept. 28, 2021) – After a 2020 hiatus due to COVID, Baylor University’s Mathematics for Early Learners Academy (MELA), sponsored by the Baylor School of Education (SOE), returned for the summer of 2021. The program, which has helped young students ages 4-6 to achieve or exceed grade level in early math skills and number fluency, also began pilot testing its new curriculum and assessments.

Baylor in the News – Sept. 19-25, 2021

WACO, Texas (Sept. 26, 2021) – Baylor University researchers and faculty experts were featured in national and local media stories as they shared their thoughts and expertise on subjects such as phone usage and its impact on relationships, religion and its political implications and how faith can positively impact prisoners.

Baylor University Celebrates National Research Administrator Day as University Advances R1 Research Progress

WACO, Texas (Sept. 24, 2021) – As Baylor University continues substantial progress toward Research 1 recognition among the nation’s top research institutions, the University today is honoring all staff who work behind the scenes to support research across the campus on National Research Administrator Day.

Baylor’s Mission Week Provides Students with Opportunities for Service and Spiritual Growth

WACO, Texas (Sept. 24, 2021) – More than 35 non-profit organizations will be visiting Baylor’s campus for Missions Week from Monday, Sept. 27 to Friday, Oct. 1.

Sep. 28 10:45am - 12:15pmTeam Play: The Art of Playing Music Together
Sep. 28 11:30am - 1:00pmVirtual Fall Staff Meeting
Sep. 28 7:30-8:30pmConcert Jazz Ensemble
Sep. 29 10:00am - 12:00pmVillage Wednesday
Sep. 29 10:00am - 2:00pmFlu Shot Clinic
Sep. 29 3:00-4:00pmSET - The Value of Interprofessional/Interdisciplinary Education
Sep. 30 10:00am - 2:00pmFlu Shot Clinic
Sep. 28 11:30am - 1:00pm2021 Fall Staff Meeting
Sep. 28 6:00-7:00pmFall Retirewise workshops: Session 2 - Creating and Managing Wealth
Sep. 28 6:00-7:00pmRetirewise Info Session
Sep. 29 10:00am - 2:00pmFlu Shot Clinic
Sep. 29 10:00am - 2:00pmPassport Health Flu Shots
Sep. 30 10:00am - 2:00pmFlu Shot Clinic
Sep. 30 10:00am - 2:00pmPassport Health Flu Shots