Graduation List

NOTE TO MEDIA: Lists of the graduates are linked below, categorized by state. Graduation information is certified by the Baylor University registrar’s office.

    Aug. 2017 Texas Graduates

    Aug. 2017 Out of State Graduates


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    WACO, Texas (Aug. 24, 2017) -- Baylor University conferred degrees on more than 475 graduates during summer commencement exercises Aug. 12 in the Ferrell Center on the Baylor campus.

    Baylor President Linda Livingstone presided over the commencement ceremonies and delivered the message to the graduates. She conferred the degrees assisted by assisted by Michael K. McLendon, interim Provost, along with the dean of each school. Bearer of the Mace honors went to Daniel E. Scott, associate professor of music, (1973-2013).


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