Paul L. Foster Success Center

Student Opportunity & Accessibility Resources

Student Opportunity & Accessibility Resources (SOAR) provides resources and programming aimed at supporting Baylor’s diverse student population. SOAR is dedicated to offering the research and scholarly opportunities and financial knowledge, skills, and support systems necessary for students to ensure their educational success at all levels.

Welcome Baylor Bears!! 

Student Opportunity & Accessibility Resources (SOAR) is excited to provide Baylor’s diverse student population the resources and programming aimed at helping students ensure their educational and financial success at all levels.

Programs include:

For further information on these programs we encourage you to visit their websites above. 

Sic' Em Bears! 


Jun. 22, 2021
Avanzando Through College
Baylor program fosters welcoming, caring community for Latino Students.
May 5, 2020
Baylor McNair Scholars Program's Graduating Cohort Prepares for Impressive Graduate Program Plans
The Baylor University Ronald E. McNair Postbaccalaureate Achievement Program, known nationally as the McNair Scholars Program, is wrapping up an impressive 2019-2020 academic year with an inaugural national McNair Research Conference held in September and Baylor’s largest graduating cohort of McNair Scholars.
Oct. 15, 2019
Baylor Students Accepted into the SAFE Collegiate Recovery Leadership Academy to Help Addiction Recovery
WACO, Texas (Oct. 15, 2019) - Baylor University students Joshua Robinson and Katie Cameron have been accepted into the Stop the Addiction Fatality Epidemic (SAFE) Collegiate Recovery Leadership Academy, a year-long fellowship for any college student who is passionate about the intersection of collegiate recovery, leadership and service to others.
Jul. 22, 2019
Baylor’s McNair Scholars Program Wraps Up Successful First Year, Will Host National Research Conference
WACO, Texas (July 22, 2019) — Baylor University biology major Jacqueline Carroll spent her summer in the lab researching seed microbiomes, the microscopic organisms such as bacteria, fungi and archaea that live within the seed. She hopes her research will one day lead to increased crop production (minus the use of genetically modified organisms) and, ultimately, address world hunger.