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Dallas Baptist University Student Life

Dallas Baptist University is on a 368-acre campus in a suburban setting in Dallas, Texas, not far from Dallas-Fort Worth. Dallas Baptist University has many clubs, organizations, and activities for students to participate in – chorus, theater groups, , and more.

Dallas Baptist University does not have fraternities or sororities.

Dallas Baptist University has a thriving Baptist Student Ministry. In fact, more students participate in Baptist Student Ministry than any other on-campus activity.

Other popular student organizations at Dallas Baptist University include Student Government Association, Greek Life Organizations, Ministry Fellowship and International Student Organization.

The Dallas Baptist University community comes together each year for Homecoming, Welcome Back Week and Spring Sing.

Does Dallas Baptist University Offer Student Housing?

Dallas Baptist University offers housing. Students are not required to live on campus. First year students are given priority for on-campus housing.

The majority of Dallas Baptist University students live on campus. In 2021, 64% of undergrads at Dallas Baptist University lived in some kind of on-campus housing and 19% of students lived off-campus or commuted to Dallas Baptist University. There are 2,265 spots available in on-campus housing for all 2,874 undergraduates. In the 2020-21 school year, 1,843 students chose to live in campus housing. On the weekends, about 80% students stay on-campus. First year students are allowed to park a car on campus.

Dallas Baptist University Athletics

At Dallas Baptist University there are a variety of athletic options for students interested in joining a sports program.

Intercollegiate sports are the highest tier of college sports and can be very competitive. Intercollegiate teams are regulated by the NCAA, funded by the university, and compete against teams from other universities. The division of a sports team depends on the size of the university, funding, and competition level. An intercollegiate school team will be Division I, II or III, with Division I being the highest level.

Club sports are not regulated by the NCAA and are a great option for students not interested in trying out for an intercollegiate team. Club sports are usually student run but can also be funded by the university.

Intramural sports are the most casual and informal. Intramural sports are often free and require very little time commitment.

Let's take a look at the athletic options available at Dallas Baptist University:

Sport Men's Intramural Women's Intramural Men's Division Women's Division Men's Scholarships Women's Scholarships
Track And Field NCAA Division 2 NCAA Division 2
Cross Country Running NCAA Division 2 NCAA Division 2
Bowling Intercollegiate Club Teams Intercollegiate Club Teams
Golf NCAA Division 2 NCAA Division 2
Soccer NCAA Division 2 NCAA Division 2
Tennis NCAA Division 2 NCAA Division 2

Safety at Dallas Baptist University

College is like a home away from home. Whether you're walking to class or coming back from late-night studying (or partying!), it's important to feel safe on campus.

Dallas Baptist University is patroled 24 hours a day by trained security. The Dallas Baptist University campus has emergency telephones or alarms for students to use anytime of day or night.

Dallas Baptist University offers late-night transportation or safety escorts for students. Campus housing is secure and dorms can only be accessed with secure key cards.

Plan a Visit to Dallas Baptist University

Visiting colleges is one of the best ways to get a sense of the campus and student body. If you'd like to visit Dallas Baptist University, take Interstate 20 to Dallas, TX. If you need to fly, book your flight to Dallas-Fort Worth International airport.

While you're planning, check out other schools in Texas you may want to visit too. Click the heart at the top of each school's page to save it to your college list.

Want to visit but can't make the trip? Explore Dallas Baptist University's campus without leaving home by taking a virtual campus tour

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Dallas Baptist University Students

58%

Women

42%

Men

79%

Full Time

21%

Part Time

91%

In State

9%

Out-of-State

Ethnicity

58%

18%

9%

6%

4%

2%

2%

0.33%

0.22%

Undergraduate Students

2,874

Graduate Students

1,373

Non-Resident / International Students

158

Dallas Baptist University Campus Services

Student Services
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  • 31515C82-8D2D-421D-B67C-E215D0E49BE9 Women's Center
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  • 1E1A89E0-A58D-422D-B45D-7554EC36A535 Career Planning
  • 31515C82-8D2D-421D-B67C-E215D0E49BE9 Alumni Networking
  • 1E1A89E0-A58D-422D-B45D-7554EC36A535 ESL
Campus Security
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  • 1E1A89E0-A58D-422D-B45D-7554EC36A535 24-Hour Security Patrol

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Quick Facts

Total Enrollment

4,247

Campus Setting

Suburban

Acceptance Rate

99%

Tuition and Fees

In State

$33,620

Out-of-State

$33,620

Fall Freshmen
Application Deadline

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