Baylor University News

Baylor University is a private Christian university located in Waco, Texas. Established in 1845 by the last Congress of the Republic of Texas, it is one of the oldest continuously operating universities in Texas and one of the largest Baptist universities in the world. Baylor offers a broad range of undergraduate, graduate, and professional programs across various fields, including business, education, engineering, law, music, nursing, and theology. Known for its commitment to academic excellence and Christian values, Baylor emphasizes a comprehensive liberal arts education alongside professional preparation. The university is also recognized for its vibrant campus life, including strong traditions, community service programs, and competitive athletics, particularly in football and basketball. Baylor’s research initiatives have grown significantly, enhancing its reputation as a research institution while still upholding its foundational Christian mission.