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University of Mary Hardin-Baylor

Belton, TX 4-Year Private

About Mary Hardin-Baylor

University of Mary Hardin-Baylor is a private, religous school located in the small town setting of Belton, TX, less than an hour from Austin.

Founded in 1845, Mary Hardin-Baylor currently enrolls around 3,876 students a year, including 3,379 undergrads. The institution runs on a semester academic calendar.

Mary Hardin-Baylor's endowment was valued at $92,798,617 in 2021. The school spends $9,423 for each full-time student enrolled.

Admissions Facts About Mary Hardin-Baylor

Acceptance rate: 90%

Average GPA: 3.36

Mean ACT score: 22

Early Decision or Early Action: No/No

2022 Regular Decision Notification Date:

What's the acceptance rate at University of Mary Hardin-Baylor in 2021?

Mary Hardin-Baylor is a moderately difficult school to get accepted to. Mary Hardin-Baylor accepts around 90 percent of applicants each year.

The average high school GPA for a student at Mary Hardin-Baylor is 3.36 out of 4.0. The mean ACT scores is 22.

In 2021, 0 applicants were waitlisted and 0 students were ultimating offered a spot off the waitlist.

Is Mary Hardin-Baylor a good school?

There is no one way to define a "good" college or university. Acceptance rate and average GPA are good indicators of how selective an institution is, but they don't tell you how happy or successful students are. There are a few statistics that can give you a good idea of how satisfied students are and how well a school supports its students.

Retention, graduation, and job placement statistics all give valuable information about the quality of the student experience, before and after graduation.

Retention and graduation rates

Out of the 706 students who started at Mary Hardin-Baylor as first-time freshman, 252 graduate within four years.

Mary Hardin-Baylor's six-year graduation for undergrads is 51 percent. Compare this to the average six-year graduation rate for colleges and universities in the U.S., which is around 61 percent for public schools and 67 percent for private.

Job outcomes and student debt

Job placement rates after graduation, average starting salaries, and the debt students graduate with can all give important clues about the value of a degree from a specific school. In 2020, students graduated with an average of $32,574 in student loans for each student with debt. For context, compare this number with the average national debt, which is around $36,000 per borrower.

Based on this information, how does Mary Hardin-Baylor sound? Remember, a school that is perfect for one person may be a terrible fit for another! So the real question to ask yourself: is Mary Hardin-Baylor a good school for YOU?

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College Info

900 College Street Belton, TX 76513

Campus Setting: Small Town

Mary Hardin-Baylor Application Deadline

First-Year Applications are Due

Continuous processing

Transfer Applications are Due

Continuous processing

The deadline for Fall first-year applications to Mary Hardin-Baylor is Continuous processing.

The deadline for Fall transfer applications to Mary Hardin-Baylor is Continuous processing.

Check the school website for more information about deadlines for specific programs or special admissions programs

Mary Hardin-Baylor ACT Scores


ACT Range

19 - 25

Estimated Chance of Acceptance by ACT Score

ACT Score

Estimated Chance

25 and Above


19 to 25


19 and Less


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ACT Scores Needed to Get Accepted

The median ACT score of an admitted student to Mary Hardin-Baylor is 22. Students with an ACT score of 25 and above have a good chance of getting into Mary Hardin-Baylor. Students with an ACT score that falls between 19 and 25 have an average chance of getting admitted, and students with an ACT score of 19 or below have a low chance of being offered admission.

Mary Hardin-Baylor SAT Scores


Composite SAT Range

Not available


Math SAT Range

500 - 580


Reading SAT Range

500 - 610

Mary Hardin-Baylor Tuition & Fees

Tuition & Fees


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Cost Breakdown
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State Tuition

Student Life

Wondering what life at Mary Hardin-Baylor is like? There are approximately 3,846 students enrolled at Mary Hardin-Baylor, including 3,361 undergraduate students and 485 graduate students. 93% percent of students attend school full-time, 95% percent are from TX and 5% percent of students are from other states.


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