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So you want to be a Bear?  

You are not alone, Transfer Student Success is here to help! For some, transferring is part of a long-term educational goal, for others transferring is an unexpected twist in their educational journey, while many others choose to transfer to "start fresh" at a new college or university.  No matter your reason, we are excited that you want to come to Baylor.  

As a transfer to Baylor, you will have access to all the wonderful resources, events, traditions, and staff that Baylor has to offer our undergraduate population, but you will also have access to transfer specific resources.  Our caring staff in the office of Transfer Student Success want to go out of their way to help you succeed!  BU1000, a transfer specific class taught is a great place for you to find friends, learn about Baylor, and connect with faculty and staff who are specifically interested in our transfer student population. The Transfer Year Experience Living-Learning Center, an apartment style housing option designed by and for transfer students, and is a great place to live, learn and connect during your first year at Baylor.  Whatever it is that you need, or are looking for, you are likely to find it here at Baylor!

Visit Baylor!

It is difficult to make a decision about what college to transfer to without a campus visit. In order to help with your decision, be sure to schedule a visit our beautiful Waco campus!

As a transfer student you have plenty of options for visiting. Whether you would like to attend one of our many Transfer Friday visit days, a Premiere Visit Day, or simply make an individual visit, we would love to meet you! While on campus be sure to schedule a time to meet with Transfer Student Success Program Director, Joe Oliver, and take a look around the Transfer Year Experience Living-Learning Center in University Parks. If you find yourself in need of some help with directions, take a look at our printable campus map.

Please call our Visitor Experience Team at 1-800-Baylor-U to schedule your visit today! In the meantime, please check out our virtual tour.


Baylor makes transferring as seamless and easy as possible. Get started now by visiting our beautiful campus, checking out our website, and when you are ready, apply through goBAYLOR.   You can also monitor your application status, find information about your Enrollment Deposit, and look into your housing options through goBaylor. 

Questions?  If you have any questions along the way, you can reach out to the transfer admissions team at admissions@baylor.edu or (254) 710-3435.