Trips & Special Events

The Center for Global Engagement sponsors trips and various cultural events for International Students and Scholars each semester. The programs listed below are open for any Baylor international student and scholar to attend as well as their family members and friends.

Refund Policy: If a fee is required for a trip or event and a student has paid that fee, no refunds will be granted after the registration deadline for that event. Students that cancel before the registration deadline must come to the ISSS office to obtain a refund.

  • January 27, 2018
    Dallas, Texas – North Park Mall/Asian and Indian Food Markets!

    Join this trip to Dallas and the famous North Park Mall for high end shopping, food court and a AMC IMAX Movie theater. Then we will visit the Asian and Indian food markets for cultural spices and food types that you cannot shop for in Waco!  We will leave from the 5th Street circle at 10 a.m. and return at 7 p.m.  Bring extra money for food and shopping. Deadline to register is Monday, January 22 at 5 p.m.   Cost is $10. Pay and sign waiver in the CGE office. Register here: Trip Registration.

  • March 24, 2018                                   
    Ft. Worth, Texas – Ft. Worth Stockyards, Cattle Drive Lunch and Texas Line Dancing at Billy Bob’s Texas!
    Come see a real cattle drive, shop in downtown Fort Worth’s famous Stockyard area, see a rodeo and then lunch and participate in Texas Line Dancing lessons at Billy Bob’s Dance hall…trip leaves 5th street circlet at 8 a.m. and returns at 6 p.m.  Deadline to register is Monday, March 19, 2018 at 5 p.m.  Cost is $10. Bring extra money for foods and souvenirs. Register here:

  • April 7, 2018, TBD
    Arlington, Texas, Globe Life Park/Texas Ranger Baseball
    Come see the Texas Rangers play the Toronto Blue Jays and sit with Baylor’s international students. Enjoy the culture of the American family’s most popular past time.  Enjoy the game, ballpark food, music and events.  Tickets $20.  Leave 5th street circle three hours before the game and return right after the game. Bring extra money for food and shopping.  Deadline to register is Monday, March 26, 2018 at 5 p.m. Register here:

  • April 20, 2018
    CGE Texas Ranch Party – Broken Spoke Ranch, Crawford, Texas

    Enjoy a true Texas ranch, cook out, dancing, games and making Chocolate S’mores by the fire pit!  A time to congratulate our seniors and to say good luck to our exchange students that will also be leaving to go back to their home countries. See a beautiful Texas ranch and many other surprises….FREE but register online by Monday, April 16, 2018 at 5 p.m. Register here: