Next Steps After HC Application

Admission to an Honors College program is the first step toward a rewarding and fulfilling undergraduate experience at Baylor University. To ensure you continue in the best path on your journey, be sure to proceed with the following steps.

Issa, Amy, HRC #2Honors College Housing: The Honors Residential College (HRC) is housed in two of the most historic buildings in the heart of campus. Students benefit from state of the art facilities, including the hi-tech classroom in Alexander, the Alexander Reading Room, group study areas, the Memorial Reading Room, and the renovated Memorial Chapel, with its astounding collection of stained glass.

Learn more about life in the HRC.

View more information about Alexander Hall and Memorial Hall.


OrientationFinancial Aid: The Honors College offers scholarships for both incoming and current students enrolled in an Honors College program/major. Learn more about these scholarships.


Information about additional scholarships and/or need-based and federal aid, contact Baylor's Academic Scholarships & Financial Aid Web site.


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  2. Phone: 1-800-BAYLOR-U, option 8 or 254-710-2611
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Honors College Line Camp: This is designed specifically for incoming students who have been accepted to any of the four Honors College programs. New students who select to participate in this unique camp experience will be able to connect with other Honors College students as well as faculty and staff. The Honors College Line Camp is a wonderful way to find community and an outstanding way to learn more about the University as a whole. 

Reserve your spot in the Honors College Line Camp!  CLICK HERE for more information.


Garden Party 2007Orientation: Orientation is a two-day program that's essential for all incoming and transfer students. During orientation, you'll meet with an advisor to discuss your degree plan and register for classes, but there is so much more. It is an opportunity to explore academics, campus life, and begin developing important relationships with faculty, staff, and students. There are also opportunities to hear important information and have all of your questions answered.