About New Student Programs

Baylor University's New Student Programs creates shared experiences - Orientation, Baylor Line Camp, and Welcome Week - that foster belonging and excitement for new students and that inspire them to take ownership of their unique Baylor story.


Begin Your Baylor Experience

                              Visit our Plan Your Summer page to consider all your program options.


Orientation is a two-day experience designed to connect students to Baylor, in order that they may discover all Baylor has to offer. At Orientation, students and their guests will be invited to explore the university's exceptional academic programs and learning environment, while also experiencing Baylor's unique supportive community.

Orientation + Line Camp

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Line Camp

Line Camp is an extended orientation experience designed to prepare students for their transition to Baylor. It is an exciting experience for all new students that encourages you to engage in the Baylor community. At Line Camp you will build friendships with future classmates and experience the deep traditions of Baylor University, learning what it truly means to be a Baylor Bear.

Welcome Week

Welcome Week is the official beginning of your experience as a Baylor Bear, giving you opportunities to connect with other incoming students, as well as with returning students who are excited to welcome you into the Baylor community.


New Student Programs Office

East Village Dining Commons

1706 S. 3rd Street

Contact Us

One Bear Place #97150 Waco, TX 76798

Phone: 254.710.7240

Email: nsp@baylor.edu

Twitter: @BaylorNSP

New Student Programs