Family Benefits

Baylor offers a variety of benefits for you and your family. Learn more about the family benefits offered by clicking the links below.

Adoption Assistance Program

As part of Baylor's commitment to a caring Christian community, the adoption assistance program helps families who are going through the adoption process.

Dual Career Assistance

Spouses of newly-hired full-time faculty or staff members may receive personalized job search assistance to support the family's transition to Baylor & Waco.

Expectant & New Parents

What to expect when you are expecting, Blue Cross Blue Shield delivery information, leave benefits, updating your benefits after your baby is born, and more.

Lactation Accommodation

Baylor University encourages faculty, staff and supervisors to have a positive, accepting attitude toward working women and breastfeeding. 

Maternity & Primary Caregiver Leave

Baylor University seeks to support faculty and staff members who are adding to their family through birth or adoption.

Paid Caregiver Leave

Learn about Baylor's Paid Caregiver Leave policy.

Paid Parental Leave

Learn about Baylor's Paid Parental Leave policy.

Surviving Spouse Benefits

Benefits available to you as the surviving spouse are determined by the benefits the retiree is enrolled in when they pass.

Texas Mother-Friendly Worksite

Baylor University is a Texas Mother-Friendly Worksite as designated by the Texas Department of State Health Services.