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Academic Rigor
4.4176
Dorm Life
4.0000
Food and Dining
3.9766
Bang for the buck
3.9425
Clubs and Activities
4.6897
Greek Life
4.5000
Campus Safety
4.4755
Most Helpful Review for Baylor University
  • Category: Am learning a lot
  • Review by: Meaghan from Keller, TX
  • 70 out of 70 people found this review helpful

Perhaps my favorite thing about Baylor is the opportunity I have had as an honor student to have the interdisciplinary major called University Scholars. If you have high enough SAT's and enough AP classes and a good application essay, you can be excused from most undergrad required classes such as required English and Science classes. This means even as a Freshman you can begin your major classes. It also makes it easier to spend a semester doing an internship or to have multiple concentrations instead of a single major. That's not to mention that Baylor has small classes with involved teachers....

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  • Gabby
  • Dec-02-2016 I am accepted here and planning to attend soon

    I absolutely love Baylor's campus and student body! Great city and even greater college! Can't wait to attend!

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  • A Bear from Waco, TX
  • Nov-28-2016 I am a current student here

    The Curriculum is relaxing and fulfilling! Extracurricular Activities are abundant! People here are friendly!

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  • Miss musician from TX
  • Sep-28-2016 I am a current student here

    Baylor is of course well known for its academic standards- it sets a high bar of excellence across multiple fields. However, even better is the sense of community- everyone is so welcoming, friendly, and helpful. From professors to students to staff, Baylor has a strong sense of community I didn't experience anywhere else.

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  • Ashlyn from Georgetown, TX
  • Sep-21-2016 I am a current student here

    Baylor is a friendly, Christian atmosphere that has always been welcoming to me and all of my friends. The academics are incredible and the professors are friendly and understanding in most cases. While the university has had some issues over the past year, they are getting fixed and the university's integrity and mission remains the same; I have always felt safe and supported here.

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  • cayson - hewitt, tx
  • Jun-06-2016 I am a current student here

    baylor university is very prestiges university and they hold themselves to the highest standards in the classroom and outside. everyone i have met from faculty to students has been very respectable and enjoys being at baylor. baylor is very expensive, but is totally worth the cost!

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  • Maria from Killeen, TX
  • Dec-26-2015 I am a current student here

    Waco has become my new home. Baylor is the perfect University for students who want to receive quality education and make genuine friendships in a welcoming, Christian environment. Baylor has big name Athletics, but small class sizes- perfect for engaged learning.

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  • Mark from Pearland, TX
  • Dec-16-2015 I am a current student here

    I love the atmosphere. The faculty and staff love the students and actually care about you as an individual. The students are so compassionate.

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  • Tim from Sugar Land, TX
  • Dec-10-2015 I am a current student here

    An amazing school with great academics and a wonderful social environment. Baylor, with its small classes, allows for the ultimate success of all of its students. Along with academics, Baylor is a Christian school unapologetic of its faith and openly practices it for all to see and worship!

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