“For you know that it was not with perishable things such as silver or gold that you were redeemed from the empty way of life handed down to you from your ancestors, but with the precious blood of Christ, a lamb without blemish or defect.”
Uniting us as a campus community, our Christian faith calls for us to love one another as Christ loves us. We are daily renewed in Jesus’ sacrifice, and as members of a Christian institution of higher education we are empowered by Christ’s compassion for all to lift up one another and serve the surrounding world.
WACO, Texas – H-E-B, in association with the City of Waco, the Waco Chamber of Commerce and the Baylor Bear Foundation, will all collaborate to put on a parade for the 2019 NCAA Women's Basketball National Champions, the Baylor Lady Bears Thursday at 6 p.m.
Today is significant for Baylor University as we unveil a new graphic identity and unite our entire campus – all the colleges, schools, divisions and athletics teams – behind the historic and iconic "interlocking BU" logo.
WACO, Texas (April 11, 2019) – Seven Baylor University students have been selected to receive prestigious Fulbright U.S. Student Program awards, including awards for international graduate study and as English Teaching Assistants (ETA) in classrooms worldwide. The seven Fulbrights are the most ever for Baylor in a single year.
After helping with hurricane relief in Puerto Rico last May and ministering to children in Guatemala in December, the Baylor Sports Ministry team is taking a different path for next month's' trip to Johannesburg, South Africa.
Raegan Padgett (soccer), Moon Ursin (women's basketball), Braden Bailey (men's golf) and Logan Freeman (baseball) were selected as the Student-Athlete Center for Excellence (SACE) April Champions of the Month.
April 22, 2019 Abilene Independent School District has announced the top 25 graduates at Cooper High School and Abilene High School, which include incoming Baylor freshmen Bryan Taylor of Cooper High School and Deja Hardy at Abilene High School.
April 19, 2019 This Associated Press article mentions Baylor University as among the institutions that hold policy debate camps nationwide, which offer a win-win opportunity for teens and colleges. For thousands of teens across the country, summer camp is about policy debate, and the joy of doing research and making well-argued points of varying perspectives in a college setting.
April 10, 2019 Cassy Burleson, Ph.D., senior lecturer in journalism, public relations and new media, who has been researching the impact of the 1998 dragging death of James Byrd Jr. on Jasper, Texas, is quoted in this article about how the town’s past will be revisited this coming week, when the convicted ringleader in Byrd’s slaying is scheduled to be executed.
April 15, 2019 Baylor University seniors in the School of Music will perform their senior recitals in the last weeks of school. The recitals are to showcase what students have learned throughout their time at Baylor, and they often use soundproof practice rooms throughout the Glennis McCrary Music Building to prepare. Seniors are required to schedule, coordinate and prepare details of the recital.
As Christians, we’re called to be stewards of God’s creation. We’re also proud of the beautiful campus we’ve been blessed with. With those things in mind, Baylor aims to take good care of all that we’ve been given — including our natural resources. Here are just a few of the ways Baylor works to be […]
Dr. Sara Perry, associate professor of management in Baylor’s School of Business, teaches and conducts research in management-related topics, including negotiation, employee stress and health, innovation and leadership. Her specialties include organizational behavior, negotiation, human resource management and industrial/organizational psychology. Perry’s research may be especially helpful to recent and soon-to-be college grads — something media […]
Last fall, Baylor announced the launch of “Give Light” — a $1.1 billion fundraising campaign to support the university’s academic strategic plan, Illuminate. Among the campaign’s priority capital projects is the construction of a football operations center that would both serve as a new home for Baylor football and free up additional space to support […]
More than 120 years ago, Baylor students were inspired by a field of dandelions to make green and gold the school colors. More than 100 years ago, the bear was voted in as Baylor’s mascot (outpacing the ferret, bookworm and buffalo). Nearly 100 years ago, the first versions of what would today be considered the […]
WACO, Texas (April 23, 2019) – Jane Damron, Ph.D., senior lecturer in communication and this year’s Collins Outstanding Professor Award recipient, will lecture from 3:30 to 5 p.m. on Thursday, April 25, in the Packard Lecture Hall at the Marrs McLean Science Building, 1214 S. Fourth St.
WACO, Texas (April 18, 2019) – Classes will not be held and administrative offices will be closed Friday, April 19, through Monday, April 22, in observance of Easter. Several campus facilities will have adjusted hours over Easter weekend.
WACO, Texas (April 18, 2019) – This week, Baylor University will host a movie screening, several concerts and lectures in a variety of academic disciplines. Classes will not be held Monday, April 22, in observance of Easter.
WACO, Texas (April 17, 2019) – Baylor University’s First In Line program, which provides resources to first-generation college students to support student success at Baylor and beyond, partnered with Baylor Missions over spring break on a new missions experience that sent a team of 25 first-generation students and two staff members to Santiago, Dominican Republic.