Houston Baptist University is on a 100-acre campus in a suburban setting in Houston, Texas. Houston Baptist University has many clubs, organizations, and activities for students to participate in – band, chorus, theater groups, a campus newspaper, and more.
Houston Baptist University also has fraternities and sororities.
Houston 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 Houston Baptist University include Filipino Student Association, Nursing Student Association, American Red Cross at HBU and TriBeta.
Houston Baptist University students' favorite campus traditions are Late Night Breakfast, Homecoming and Welcome Days.
Houston Baptist University offers housing. Students are required to live on campus through freshman year. First year students are guaranteed on-campus housing.
Most Houston Baptist University students live off campus. In 2021, 28% of undergrads at Houston Baptist University lived in some kind of on-campus housing and 72% of students lived off-campus or commuted to Houston Baptist University. There are 1,016 spots available in on-campus housing for all 2,733 undergraduates. In the 2020-21 school year, 812 students chose to live on-campus. On the weekends, about 80% students stay on-campus. First year students are allowed to park a car on campus.
Houston Baptist University offers coed housing and housing for students with disabilities.
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.
Houston Baptist University is patroled 24 hours a day by trained security. The Houston Baptist University campus has emergency telephones or alarms for students to use anytime of day or night.
Houston 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.
Visiting colleges is one of the best ways to get a sense of the campus and student body. If you'd like to visit to Houston Baptist University, take U.S. Highway 59 to Houston, TX. If you need to fly, book your flight to William P. Hobby airport.
Want to visit but can't make the trip? Explore Houston Baptist University's campus without leaving home by taking a virtual campus tour
Non-Resident / International Students
© 2021 College Confidential / Concentrical LLC, Data provided by IPEDs and Peterson's Databases, © 2020 Peterson's LLC.
Tuition and Fees
Claim your page to customize your profile and connect with students!Claim Free Account
Want to find money for school that doesn’t need to be paid back? Access insights and advice on how to search and apply for scholarships!Find Scholarships
Connect with the world's largest college forum for candid, authentic discussion.Join the Conversation