At a Glance

Overview
  • Founded
  • 1845
  • Tuition & Fees (In-State)
  • $42,006
  • Selectivity
  • More Selective
  • Academic Calendar
  • Semester
  • Public/Private
  • Private
  • Religious Affiliation
  • Baptist Church
Location and setting

Urban

Waco, TX

Deadlines

N/A

Regular App Deadline

N/A

Early App Deadline

August 1

Financial Aid Deadline

Admissions

Application Information
  • Acceptance rate
  • 40%
  • % Admitted who enroll
  • 10%
  • Application Fee
  • N/A
Incoming freshman Class Rankings

97%

Top half of HS class

73%

Top quarter of HS class

39%

Top tenth of HS class
Incoming Freshman SAT Scores
  • Verbal
  • 550-650
  • Math
  • 570-660
  • Writing
  • N/A
Incoming Freshman ACT Scores
  • Composite
  • 26-30
  • English
  • 25-32
  • Math
  • 25-29
  • Writing
  • N/A
Admissions

More Selective

  • ACCEPTED
  • 39%
  • PERCENT ADMITTED WHO ENROLL
  • 10%
  • ENROLLMENT
  • 14,348

Costs & Aid

Cost: In-State

$42,006

Tuition and fees (in state)

$1,444

books and supplies

$11,754

room and board

$55,204

Total on campus
Cost: Out-of-State

$42,006

Tuition and fees (out of state)

$1,444

books and supplies

$11,754

room and board

$55,204

Total on campus
Actual Cost By Income Level (w/Financial Aid)
  • Family Income
  • Cost
  • $0-$30K
  • $27,222
  • $30-$48K
  • $27,694
  • $48-$75K
  • $29,433
  • $75-$110K
  • $32,721
  • $110 & UP
  • $38,993
Financial aid

98%

Receiving Financial Aid

15%

Receiving Federal Grants

43%

Receiving Federal Loans
FINANCIAL AID DEADLINE: August 1

Student Life

Student Body

14,348

Total undergrad enrollment

2,611

Total grad students

32%

Out-of-state

65%

In-state

3%

International
Students

  • 58%

    FEMALE

  • 42

    MALE
Organizations

280

Student Organizations

22

Fraternities

19

Sororities
Housing

Yes

On-Campus Housing

35%

% of Students living on campus
Student Diversity
  • % American Indian/Alaskan Native
  • 0%
  • % Asian/Pacific Islander
  • 6%
  • % Black or African-American
  • 7%
  • % Hispanic/Latino
  • 15%
  • % White or Caucasian
  • 64%

Academics

Faculty & Classes

15:1

Student:Faculty Ratio

1,031

Total Faculty (Full-time)

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