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Dallas Baptist University Campus Life

Campus Size

Medium-Sized Campus
3,459
Total Undergrads
Including 1,220 Part-time
376
Degree-Seeking Freshmen
Including 2 Part-time

Gender Breakdown:

60% Women
40% Men

Athletics

NCAA Division II (without football)

Division I Independents

  • Baseball

Heartland Conference

  • Basketball
  • Cross Country/Track

Total Varsity Sports

Coaches

5
Men's sports coaches (Average salary: $106,060)
5
Women's sports coaches (Average salary: $85,101)
Athletics Details
Sport Varsity Men Varsity Women Club Intramural
All Track Combined 56 48 - -
Baseball 31 - - -
Basketball 13 - - -
Golf 9 8 - -
Soccer - 22 - -
Tennis 8 8 - -
Volleyball - 12 - -

Diversity

Student Total
American Indian/Alaskan Native 0.7%
Asian/Pacific Islander 2.2%
Black/non-Hispanic 21.4%
Hispanic 8.4%
Non-resident alien 11.3%
Race/Ethnicity unknown 0.0%
Two or more races 0.0%
White/non-Hispanic 56.0%
Disabilities
Percent of students with disability 3% or less

Services & Housing

Services Offered
  • Remedial services for students with learning disabilities
  • Academic/Career counseling
  • Employment services for current students to find part-time positions
  • Job placement for graduates to find full-time employment
  • Library on campus
Living
  • On-Campus Housing
  • Meal plan offered, maximum 20 meals per week.

Clubs & Organizations

Reserved Officers' Training Corps (ROTC)
  • Army ROTC
  • Air Force ROTC

Safety Statistics

Arrests On Campus
Illegal Weapons Possession 0
Drug Law Violation 0
Liquor Law Violation 0
Criminal Offenses On Campus
Personal Crime 0
Property Crime 8
Reviews Dorm Life
  • student
  • 3
  • Dorm life is crazy. i'm a girl and this last year I lived in crowley (community bathrooms). the room is too small and sometimes the girls are too loud but…

  • Jul-09-2013 Read More
  • Holly from San Antonio, TX
  • 5
  • The dorm rooms themselves are nice. The closets are HUGE! The buildings that they're in are amazing, especially Spence! All of the dorms are very community oriented and they also…

  • Jun-25-2012 Read More

Reviews

Student Responses to Review Topic: Food And Dining
  • 4
  • Katie from Keller, TX
  • Mar-10-2014 I am a current student here

    There are some yummy places to eat on campus! We have a Papa Johns, a smoothie place, CHIC-FIL-A, Starbucks, and a nice bistro that has sandwhiches and paninis. Sadly for me, I can't eat any of that since my body will reject it, which usually ends with me curled up in a corner crying because I just want a slice of pizza.

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  • 3
  • Kailey from Dallas, TX
  • Feb-10-2014 I am a current student here

    The cafeteria is okay. When you first get here it is so overwhelming because there is so much food. Some days are better than others, but you will never NOT like something in the caf. There are way too many options to go hungry!

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  • 1
  • Student
  • Feb-09-2014 I am a current student here

    If you live in a dorm you are automatically charged a meal plan. Between 7 and 8 dollars a meal for a minimum of 10 meals a week is over $70 spent on crappy food every week. That is way too much money. Everyone knows that the food is terrible. I would have given this 0 stars but you had to choose at least one.

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  • 3
  • Emily
  • Jan-24-2014 I am a past student here

    The cafeteria food was average. However, they have added new on campus food choices in the past year, so the choices and options are much better than when I first went to DBU.

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  • 4
  • from New Braunfels, TX
  • Jan-09-2014 I am a current student here

    The cafeteria food is great! They provide multiple options every time so there's something for everyone. Breakfast, lunch, dinner and sometimes even a midnight snack! DBU also has a Chickfila, Papa Johns, Starbucks and smoothie bar located conveniently on the campus. Other snack bars are located in the library as well.

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  • 3
  • From Midland texas
  • Sep-11-2013 I am a current student here

    Cafe food could be better. Have added more selections this year besides cafeteria. Chick-fil-a and Papa Johns on campus!

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  • 5
  • Briana from Plano, TX
  • Aug-23-2013 I am a current student here

    I grew up with a mom who isn't a great cook and didn't cook much. So I absolutely loved the cafeteria food! My favorite was the chicken fried steak nights:) Now on campus the offer a Chik-fil-a and a Papa John's Pizza. So I'm sure those places will be poppin'.

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  • 4
  • Ashleigh from Dallas, TX
  • Aug-05-2013 I am a current student here

    Cafeteria food is good about every other day. They serve leftovers on weekends which is the worst. The GOOD NEWS is that DBU offers other dining options. The patriot cafe serves chipotle-style burritos, tacos, nachos and quesadillas. The bistro in the learning center serves healthy flatbreads, wraps and snacks. There is also a Starbucks on the second floor of the library. They are opening a Chic-Fil-A and Pizza Hut on campus in Fall 2013.

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Student Responses to Review Topic: Greek Life
  • 0
  • Kailey from Dallas, TX
  • Feb-10-2014 I am a current student here

    Our Greek Life is unlike most. At DBU, our sororities and fraternities are centered around serving. We do not have any national sororities or fraternities because they try to change the face of Greek Life here.

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  • 0
  • Emily
  • Jan-24-2014 I am a past student here

    I highly recommend doing greek life. I made many close friends in my sorority while at DBU.

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  • 0
  • from New Braunfels, TX
  • Jan-09-2014 I am a current student here

    Greek Life is separate from other schools and caters specifically to DBU. Great way to make friends and grow in those relationships.

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  • 0
  • Briana from Plano, TX
  • Aug-23-2013 I am a current student here

    Very different at DBU. It is a dry campus, so sororities and fraternities are for friends and discipleship.

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