Baylor Line Camp
Baylor University and the Department of New Student Programs are currently planning to host in-person experiences for New Student Orientation, Baylor Line Camp, and Welcome Week in Summer 2021. However, adjustments may be necessary based on University, local, state, and federal guidelines related to Covid-19. Updates will be provided as available on the New Student Programs website.
Baylor Line Camp is an extended summer orientation experience designed to prepare you for your transition to Baylor. At Line Camp, you will forge new friendships, connect with the rich history and tradition of your new home, and explore how Baylor’s distinct Christian mission will animate your story. On-campus sessions of Baylor Line Camp are 4-day, 3-night experiences designed to welcome you into That Good Old Baylor Line. Outdoor Adventure combines many of these elements with unique opportunities to explore the outdoors.
First-year students may choose from any of the ten Orientation + Baylor Line Camp Combined Sessions or Outdoor Adventure Line Camp.Transfer students may choose from any of the ten on-campus Baylor Line Camps or Outdoor Adventure Line Camp. View Baylor Line Camp options for transfer students.
NOTE: Reservations are handled on a first-come first-served basis with a limited number of spaces available in each session. Please confirm your session dates on goBaylor before making flight reservations.
Review your Baylor Line Camp opportunities below.
To register for Baylor Line Camp, you will need your Bear ID, a credit card to submit your $125 registration fee payment, the name you would like on the back of your Baylor Line Jersey (you can update this at a later time if you need to), and your Jersey size. Line Jerseys tend to run small, and many students prefer to select one size larger than their usual t-shirt size.
Please do not make travel or lodging accommodations until your Baylor Line Camp reservation has been confirmed.
Orientation + Baylor Line Camp Combined
First-year students have the opportunity to experience Orientation and Baylor Line Camp -- all in the same week. The anticipated start time for Orientation is 8:00AM CT on Day 1. Activities conclude on Day 2 by 2:00PM. Students will then participate in Baylor Line Camp activities for the remainder of their session.
Baylor Line Camp - Transfer Student Options
Baylor Line Camp is an extended orientation experience designed to prepare new students for their transition to Baylor. There are ten Baylor Line Camp sessions in June and July which have spaces available for transfer students. At Line Camp you will build friendships with future classmates and experience the deep traditions of Baylor University. First-year students will also attend this Baylor Line Camp, but only when combined with Orientation. View Baylor Line Camp opportunities for transfer students.
Engineering & Computer Science
This Line Camp provides first-year and transfer students with unique opportunities to build relationships with others who share an academic focus while experiencing the traditions of Baylor.
Baylor Line Camp Combined with Orientation (First-year students) - Session 7
Monday, June 28 - Friday, July 2
Baylor Line Camp Only (Transfer students) - Session 7
Tuesday, June 29 - Friday, July 2
Off-Campus Baylor Line Camp
Outdoor Adventure Baylor Line Camp - New Mexico
Outdoor Adventure Line Camp is an Off-Campus adventure in Carson National Forest in northern New Mexico where you can spend time with your future classmates. Meet new friends and connect with the rich traditions of Baylor as you enjoy backpacking, camping, whitewater rafting and more in an unforgettable wilderness setting. Outdoor Adventure Line Camp is for both Transfer and First-year students.
Students who attend Outdoor Adventure Baylor Line Camp can also attend an on-campus session of Baylor Line Camp if they would like. First-year students: Note that you must complete either an in-person Orientation session or the Virtual Orientation experience later this summer.
Dates: Saturday, July 24 - Saturday, July 31
Cost: $550 - Travel costs not included