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Baylor University

Baylor University
One Bear Place 97056
Waco, Texas 76798-7056

Contact for Transfer Students

Mary Herridge, Associate Director of Admissions Counseling and Recruitment
800-BAYLOR-U; option 1:1

Articulation Agreement: No

Admission Requirements for Transfer Students

  • ACT or SAT required if fewer than 24 hours
  • No application fee required if applying online. Applications due by August 1 for fall admission
  • Orientation for Transfer students in summer (June and July)
  • Orientation for all students in January
  • Minimum GPA: 2.5
  • Application deadlines: Rolling admissions

Transfer Credit Information

  • Maximum number of hours accepted: 70
  • Minimum number of hours accepted:
  • Experience-based education accepted: No
  • Military experience accepted: Sometimes
  • CLEP Subject exams accepted: Yes
  • “D” grades are not accepted for transfer. GPA is calculated based on all work that has been completed including work with a grade less than C

Approximate Cost/Range for One Academic Year

Approximate Cost/Range

Tuition & Fees


Room & Board


Books & Supplies



Scholarships for Transfer Students




Baylor Scholarship for Transfer Students

$4,000 - $9,000 per academic year

Based on cumulative transfer grade point average

Phi Theta Kappa Scholarship

$1,000 per academic year

Member in good standing with Phi Theta Kappa

Office of Academic Scholarships and Financial Aid

One Bear Place #97028, -Waco, Texas 76798-7028 - 1-800-BAYLOR-U, FAX (254) 710-2695

E-Mail Address: - Web Site

Special Programs Unique to This School

  • 151 baccalaureate programs
  • 76 masters programs
  • 33 doctorate programs
  • Schools of Education, Social Work, Music, Business, Arts & Sciences, Nursing, Engineering and Computer Science

Accreditation Information:

Baylor University is accredited by the Southern Association of Colleges and Schools Commission on Colleges to award bachelor's, master's, specialist, and doctor's degrees. Individuals who wish to contact the Commission on Colleges pertaining to the accreditation status of the University may write the Commission at 1886 Southern Lane, Decatur Georgia 30033-4097, or call at (404)679-4501.

Note: The information shown here is subject to change. Students are strongly encouraged to verify information with the institution to which they intend to transfer.


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