Baylor University

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Baylor University
Motto Pro Ecclesia, Pro Texana(Latin)
Motto in English For Church, For Texas
Established 1845
Type Private
Religious affiliation Baptist General Convention of Texas
Endowment $1.1 billion
(May 31, 2013)[1]
President Kenneth Winston Starr
Provost Elizabeth Davis
Academic staff 936[1]
Students 15,616[1]
Undergraduates 13,292[1]
Postgraduates 2,510[1]
Location Waco, Texas, United States
Campus Urban,"College town"; 1,000 acres (3 km²)
Sports Baylor Bears
Colors
  Green and Gold
Nickname Bears
Mascot Judge Joy & Judge Lady (live bears)
Bruiser (costumed)
Affiliations Big 12, ASAIHL
Website www.baylor.edu

Baylor University is a private Baptist university in Waco, Texas, United States. There are about 13,000 students enrolled and it was founded in 1845.

Sports[change | change source]

Baylor University's men athletics teams are called the Bears and the women's athletic teams are called the Lady Bears. Baylor has 16 varsity teams and they compete in the Big 12 Conference.

Footnoes[change | change source]

  1. 1.0 1.1 1.2 1.3 1.4 Office of Institutional Research and Testing. "Quick Facts". Baylor University. http://www.baylor.edu/content/services/document.php?id=214241. Retrieved 2014-01-22.

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