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Houston Baptist University Stats, Info and Facts

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2,597 Students

69% Admitted

  • 3,325 full time
  • 470 part time
  • 741 men full time
  • 1,386 women full time
  • 9,868 applied
  • 3,795 admitted
  • 500 enrolled

2,316 Undergraduates

$28,850 Tuition/Year

  • 399 Graduates
  • 10 Non-Degree
  • $28,850 in state
  • $1,950 fees
  • $8,328 room & board
  • $1,000 books and supplies

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At a Glance

Religious affiliation: Southern Baptist
Institution Type: Private not-for-profit
Campus Setting: Southwest Large City
Highest Degree Offered: Doctor's degree - research/scholarship
Level of Institution: Four or more years
Calendar: Semester
Reviews in 3 Sentences
  • Judy from Humble, TX
  • 0
  • this school includes a small class atmosphere in every course. student life is filled with friendly peers who share similar religious backgrounds. many opportunities to be involved for sports, activities,…

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  • Gabrielle from Pearland, TX
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  • I went for a visit to HBU and I was highly disappointed. The school needs much more modernizing. The freshman dorms that I was shown on the tour were terrible..…

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  • Terrance from Houston, TX
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  • HBU is an intimately sized, Christian-based campus with a very good journalism program. It has three different types of living quarters, which are mostly high-quality. It is also reported to…

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  • Maira from Katy, TX
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  • Houston Baptist University show that they really care for you and are interested in knowing you and finding out who you are. They dedicate time in getting you comfortable and…

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Houston Baptist University
  • Located in Houston, TX
  • Private not-for-profit
  • 2,597 students enrolled
  • 69% admitted
  • $28,850 annual cost to attend


Student Responses to Review Topic: Am I Enjoying Being Here
  • 5
  • Matthew from Houston, TX
  • I am a current student here

    This campus is not big but it has a very diverse friendly group of students. there are many opportunities to get involved. Commuters are involved as much as the people on campus.

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  • 5
  • Kylee from Houston, TX
  • I am a current student here

    HBU is my home. From over a year ago when I got married I moved here and have stayed for the whole time. I enjoy the atmosphere and location. It's a great home away from home whenever that will be after college. I love it.

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  • 3
  • Tyler from Houston, TX
  • I am a current student here

    Although it is a small campus, there is a lot you can do off campus near downtown Houston. The smaller size gives it a more friendly air, and the dorms are pretty good. Most people complain about the food, just because it is cafeteria food, but I think it's pretty good. I enjoy how we try to do events, but they need to be more often and involve more better choices, but that's probably because everyone is strapped for cash. The residents usually leave the campus too often, or stay in their rooms too often, that's the only things that make it boring. Studying for big events is fun because everyone gets together and we throw parties.

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  • 4
  • Yeimi from Houston, TX
  • I am accepted here and planning to attend soon

    Although it is a religious school, it has lost of nice students and throughout orientation everyone was very nice.

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