1,159
Students
Financial aid thermometer
25,766
Avg. Financial Aid
Moderate
Admission Difficulty
85
688/803
Acceptance Rate
Small town
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Overview

Baker University is a Comprehensive institution located in Baldwin City, KS, in a small town setting.

Location & Contact

Address PO Box 65
Baldwin City, KS  66006-0065
United States
Contact Mrs. Cheryl McCrary
Director of Enrollment Management
Email: admissions@bakeru.edu
Phone: 785-594-8327
Fax: 785-594-8353

Majors & Degrees

Biological And Biomedical Sciences Associate Bachelors
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Business, Management, Marketing, And Related Support Services Associate Bachelors
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Communication, Journalism And Related Programs Associate Bachelors
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Computer And Information Sciences And Support Services Associate Bachelors
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Education Associate Bachelors
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English Language And Literature/Letters Associate Bachelors
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Foreign Languages, Literatures, And Linguistics Associate Bachelors
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Health Professions And Related Clinical Sciences Associate Bachelors
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History Associate Bachelors
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Mathematics And Statistics Associate Bachelors
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Multi/Interdisciplinary Studies Associate Bachelors
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Parks, Recreation, Leisure And Fitness Studies Associate Bachelors
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Philosophy And Religious Studies Associate Bachelors
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Physical Sciences Associate Bachelors
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Psychology Associate Bachelors
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Social Sciences Associate Bachelors
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Visual And Performing Arts Associate Bachelors
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Admissions

Acceptance Rate

803
Applied
688
Accepted
1,159
Enrolled
86%
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Female Admissions

448
Females Applied
386
Females Accepted
86%
Acceptance Rate
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Male Admissions

355
Males Applied
302
Males Accepted
85%
Acceptance Rate

Applying

0
Application Fee
3.49
Avg. high school GPA for freshman
Admission Requirements
Required Transcript of high school record
Required for some programs Interview
One recommendation

Application Deadlines

Type Application Closing Notification Date Rolling Admissions
Fall freshmen Not reported Not reported Yes
Other early decision plan Not reported Not reported
Transfer Not reported Not reported

Test Scores Accepted

Test Avg. Score Accepted 25th PercentileInfo icon 75th PercentileInfo icon
ACT Composite 23 21 25

Tuition & Fees

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Tuition

29,300
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Fees

450
Full-time student fees
8,310
Room & board
3,910
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Other Payment Considerations

Guaranteed tuition plan offered No
Tuition pre-payment plan No
Tuition payment plans offered Yes
Student groups that qualify for full or partial waiver of tuition Senior Citizens
Employees

Financial Aid

25,766
Avg. Financial Aid Package
25,695
Avg. Freshman Financial Aid Package
22,327
Avg. International Student Financial Aid Package
3,972
Avg. Loan Aid
10,496
Avg. Grant Aid
6,142
Avg. Scholarship and/or Grant Aid awarded
100% Percentage of students with need who receive financial aid

Student Body

1,159
Total undergrad students
2%
International Students
32%
Out-of-state students

Race/Ethnicity

Hispanic/Latino 8.43%
Black or African American 10.19%
White or Caucasian 68.97%
American Indian or Alaska Native 1.41%
Asian 0.47%
Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander 0.47%
Two or more races 5.15%
Other 1.87%

Gender

Male (47.89%)
Female (52.11%)

Campus Life

Housing

Type
College-owned housing Yes
Housing requirements Yes
Housing options Co-ed housing
Disabled housing
Men-only housing
Women-only housing
Freshman car parking
% of undergrad students who live in college housing 83%

Student Activities

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Campus events:
Homecoming, Springfest Week and International Education Week

Student Services

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Student Organizations

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Local sororities
Most popular organizations:
Exercise Science Student Alliance, Baker University Speech Choir, Mungano, Student Senate and Student Activities Council

Campus Security & Safety

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Athletics

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Men's Sports

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Bowling No No No
Cheerleading No Checkmark Checkmark
Cross-country Running No Checkmark Checkmark
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Golf No Checkmark Checkmark
Soccer No Checkmark Checkmark
Softball Checkmark No No
Table Tennis Checkmark No No
Tennis No Checkmark Checkmark
Track And Field No Checkmark Checkmark
Volleyball Checkmark No No
Wrestling No Checkmark Checkmark
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Women's Sports

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Baseball No No No
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Bowling No Checkmark Checkmark
Cheerleading No Checkmark Checkmark
Cross-country Running No Checkmark Checkmark
Football Checkmark No No
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Soccer No Checkmark Checkmark
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Wrestling No No No

Faculty

100
Total Faculty
13:1
Student-Faculty Ratio
Full-time - 56
Part-time - 44
Male - 52
Female - 48