- College search made simple.
Dismiss notification

Interested in this school?

Please type at least the first 4 letters of the school name.


What are others saying about Baylor University?

Academic Rigor
Dorm Life
Food and Dining
Bang for the buck
Clubs and Activities
Greek Life
Campus Safety
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....

Read the full review

To find more tips for prospective students, what to do for fun and whether this school is great for a particular type of student read the 328 reviews for Baylor University

Got something to say?
Create an account to write a review

Need more information?

Curious about something that isn't answered here? Feel free to ask Baylor University a question

Discuss this School on Facebook


Student Responses to Review Topic: in 3 Sentences
  • 0
  • Makenna from Rockwall, TX
  • Mar-24-2018 I am a current student here

    Baylor University has a beautiful campus with many wonderful places to study outdoors. The professors are very professional and always take the time to ensure the well-being of their students. The courses are rigorous, but there are plenty of resources if you are needing extra help.

    Read More
  • 0
  • Danielle - Johnson City, TX
  • Jan-17-2018 I am a current student here

    I really enjoy Baylor. I’m in the Honor’s College and the Baylor Interdisciplinary Core, and while the classes are challenging I enjoy the rigor. The atmosphere of Baylor is very friendly and the professors and classes are wonderful. I strongly recommend this university.

    Read More
  • 0
  • Holli from Henderson, TX
  • Dec-08-2017 I am researching this school and have visited the campus

    The atmosphere at Baylor is so welcoming and loving. Anyone who visits is immediately welcomed into the Bear family. I cant wait to apply and hopefully start school here.

    Read More
  • 0
  • Alex from Pavo, GA
  • May-23-2017 I am a current student here

    You will be pleasantly surprised at how diverse and caring the people are on campus. You experience festivals about many different cultures, such as Chinese New Year and many others! College has a spot for any type of person, you just got to find it.

    Read More
  • 0
  • Micaha from Mobile, AL
  • May-10-2017 I am accepted here and planning to attend soon

    Absolutely big and beautiful. Wonderful professors and staff. Open campus with lots of ways to get involved.

    Read More
  • 0
  • Haley from Cedar Park, TX
  • Apr-18-2017 I am a current student here

    Baylor is an incredible university with many opportunities for growth and development available to those who actively seek them out. Although Waco is not a busy and bustling city like that from which I came, it has something to offer any student who seeks new and exciting small-town experiences. Baylor's community of professors, students, and faculty is a worthy one in which to invest your heart and years of undergraduate study.

    Read More
  • 0
  • Jacob from Arvada, CO
  • Mar-21-2017 I am a current student here

    Baylor University is a fantastic educational institution for everyone - Christians and non-Christians alike! Every staff member is dedicated to making Baylor feel like a home away from home by providing a unique and intentional education approach that puts a focus on community and academic excellence. Baylor offers an incredible amount of services and activities for students to involve themselves with, and truly seeks to make a leader out of all students who attend.

    Read More
  • 0
  • Jason from Houston, TX
  • Jan-22-2017 I am accepted here and planning to attend soon

    The campus and faculty seem incredibly supporting, and the students I was able to talk to outside of the official tour were kind, supportive, and fully willing to help me with any questions or concerns I had. Wonderful place, and I'm glad to be one soon.

    Read More
  • 0
  • CLC from LA
  • Jan-17-2017 I am a current student here

    Awesome, close knit, and caring university. I do not feel like a number. Professors are very approachable, nice, and invested in their students. There are lots of activities on/off campus.

    Read More
  • 0
  • Ian - Austin, TX
  • Dec-21-2016 I am a current student here

    Baylor is a wonderful place, the campus is beautiful, the people are friendly and the academics are top notch. Every time I go to class I am surrounded by people who are serious about their studies and are ready to learn. The teachers are great!

    Read More