Solving Complex Problems Together

Baylor's world-class faculty are equipped and empowered by a systemic research focus to address our world's greatest challenges. Building on longstanding Defense partnerships, Baylor stands ready to address present and future DoD needs.

Backing Our Commitment

$1.1 Billion

Give Light, the philanthropic campaign for Baylor's future, advances the University's R1/Tier 1 pursuits through endowed funds that will facilitate research growth across campus.

New Faculty Hires

Baylor is hiring 100 new faculty over the next five years, including more than 20 endowed chairs in areas that support growth in research initiatives, Baylor supports high-level teaching and discovery.

R1 Goal Achievement

In 2018, Baylor announced plans to pursue R1 research recognition. Sustained investment and focus has led to significant research metric growth with Baylor gaining R1 status in 2021.