At the heart of Baylor’s mission and vision is the enterprise of changing lives -- those of our students, who experience a transformational education, as well as those of the innumerable individuals and groups around the world whom our graduates serve through their professions and unique call to servant leadership.
Establishing program support and endowed faculty chairs and professorships are critical components of our ongoing pursuit of academic excellence. Endowed chairs and professorships significantly enhance the University’s abilities to recruit and retain leading faculty who seek to enliven our rich tradition of outstanding teaching and scholarship. Support in this area of focus, allows academic leadership to continue progress in areas such as:
To learn about immediate needs identified by our schools and colleges or needs in an area of you academic interest, please visit Academic Units. To discuss how a transformational gift could endow ongoing support for an area of academic need, please contact us.