Baylor University

Waco, Texas

Baylor University-since 1845

Baylor University was started by a Texan reverend and 35 delegates in 1845. The reverend, William Milton Tryon, wanted a baptist university in Texas, and his efforts were msde possible by Judge R.E.B. Baylor.

Baylor Basic Fees



What can I do for fun on campus?

There are many oppurtunities to get involved in the greek life-fraternities and sororities.


I would like to major in Psychology or Nursing. The average yearly income for a psychologist is $62k. The average for a neonatal nurse(which is my nursing category interest) is $60k. The reason I would like to attend Baylor above any other school is because Baylor has an excellent reputation, some of my family friends have attended, and especially because Baylor is mainly a medical school.

When is the deadline for applying for financial aid?

You MUST apply by March 1st, but preferably in January. Baylor accepts students out of high school with GPA range of 3.1-3.6 on a 4.0 scale. It is best to have a ACT score of 29 or higher, and a SAT score of 1970 or higher.

Interesting Facts

Baylor is the oldest university in Texas.

Jeff Dunham attended Baylor.