900 College Street, UMHB Box 8425 Belton, TX 76513 254-295-4520
About University of Mary Hardin-Baylor
  • Year of Foundation 1845
  • Size of Campus 170 Acres
  • Type of Instituition Private institution
  • Religious Orientation Baptist
  • Degrees Bachelor, Master
  • Calendar Type Semester
  • Undergraduate Population 2,591
  • Women % / Men % / Out of state 61% 39% 2%OUS
  • App. Deadlines FAFSA
  • Tuition Costs In / Out - State $20,700
  • Room and Board $6,221
  • Nonfall Registration Accepted
  • Selectivity of the Intuition Selective
  • Application Fee $35
  • Enrollment No. 2,547
The University of Mary Hardin–Baylor (UMHB) is a Christian co-educational liberal arts institution of higher learning located in Belton, Texas, United States. Founded by the Republic of Texas in 1845[4] as "Baylor Female College," it has grown to approximately 2,700 students and awards degrees at the baccalaureate, master's, and doctorate levels. It is affiliated with the Baptist General Convention of Texas. The university is fully accredited by the Southern Association of Colleges and Schools (SACS). UMHB's first doctoral program, leading to the Doctor of Education (Ed.D.), officially began in June 2007 with twenty-one students in the inaugural class. The university's overall student/faculty ratio is 15:1.
Social Life And Activities
  • Number of honor societies Alpha Chi, Alpha Psi Omega, Eta Beta Rho, Gamma Beta Phi, Kappa Mu Epsilon, Kappa Pi, Phi Alpha Theta, Pi Gamma Mu, Psi Chi, Sigma Delta Pi, Sigma Iota Epsilon, Sigma Tau Delta
  • Setting Rural
  • Number of sororities 0
  • On-campus religious organizations (Appears as submitted by school) Baptist Student Ministries, Catholic Student Organization, Crusaders for Christ, Fellowship of Christian Athletes, Focus, I. M. A. G. E. (Imagining Myself as God's Excellence), Nurses Christian Fellowship, Young Life Leader
  • Other on-campus organizations 0%
  • Percent students who are frat sororities 0%
  • Number of on-campus international organizations (Appears as submitted by school) Diversity Club, International Student Union
  • Alcohol Policies No
  • Number of frats 0
  • Other general policies class attendance policies set by individual instructors, dress/hair code, hazing prohibited
  • Number of frat chapter houses 0
  • Popular Event and Social Activities on Campus Easter Pageant, Play Day, Miss MHB, Mr. Crusader Knights, Stunt Night, Welcome Week, Musicals, Opera
  • Number of students in fraternities 0
  • Percent students who are frat members 0%
  • Public Transportation to the University No
  • Car Permitted On Campus Yes
  • Distance to nearest airport Austin, TX (75), Killeen (20)
  • Distance to nearest train Temple (10)
  • Distance to nearest bus Belton (2)
Student Housing
  • Number of housing and appartment units owned by the university 9
  • Percentage of housing units owned by the college that are singles 19%
  • Off and remote campus housing assistance available Yes
  • Percentage of housing units owned by the college that are undefined 0%
  • On and Off campus housing offered Yes
  • Type of housing provided for students women's dorms (38%), men's dorms (20%), apartment for single students (42%), special housing for disabled students (0%)
  • Percentage of housing units owned by the college that are doubles 39%
  • High speed or wireless internet in college housing 100%
  • College housing safety - Sprinkler system 0%
  • Percentage of housing units owned by the college that are apartments 42%
  • College housing safety - Fire alarms 78%
  • Number of students using college housing 46%
  • College campus housing availability Yes
  • Percentage of housing units owned by the college that are triples 0%
Campus Services
  • Number of Audiovisuals-cds,videos,dvds 7,504
  • OS of Wifi Network Microsoft
  • Number Of Wired Computers Available In Classrooms 0
  • Campus Safety 24-hour foot and vehicle patrols, 24-hour emergency telephones, lighted pathways/sidewalks, controlled dormitory access (key, security card, etc)
  • Counseling Services minority student, career, military, personal, veteran student, academic, older student, psychological, religious
  • Museums language lab
  • Tutoring and Remedial Help reading, math, writing, study skills
  • Number Of Subscriptions 1,526
  • Number Of Wired Computers Available In Campus Labs(est) 149
  • Location Of Available Computers computer center/labs, residence halls, library, student center
  • Library Facilities 100%
  • Student Allowed To Post A Web Page No
  • Number of e-books 27,253
  • Number Of Wired Computers Available In The Library 24
  • Student Computer Availability Yes
  • Library On Campus Yes
  • Location Of Area With Wireless Support
  • Number Of Microforms 48,105
  • Number Of Wired Computers Available In The Other Locations 52
  • Computer Courses No
  • Student Email Accounts Yes
  • Estimated Capacity Of Wireless Network
  • Number Of Books in Library 178,807
  • Online Course Registration Available Yes
  • Basic Services Provided nonremedial tutoring, health service
  • Internet Access Yes
  • Wireless Network - Student wi-fi Yes
Student Employment and Career
  • Army ROTC on campus? Not offered
  • Employed Students after 2 years N/A
  • The average earnings of employed undergrads 2,300
  • Navy ROTC on campus? Not offered
  • Career placment and training on-campus job interviews, internships, resume assistance, career/job search classes, alumni network, interest inventory, interview training
  • Number of undergraduates (only) with employment 18%
  • Airforce ROTC on campus? Offered at cooperating institution (Baylor University)
  • Does the school discourage student employment No
  • Student Employment Federal
  • Employed Students after 1 year N/A
  • Top Companies Selecting Students For Jobs N/A
  • Employed Students after 6 Months N/A
Loan, Scholarship, Fellowship, Grant Page Details
  • Specific Locations/Universities City