Grounded in Faith Baylor President Linda A. Livingstone, Ph.D., shares how a university grounded in its Christian mission provides world-class academics, big-time sports, a fun and active student life and more. Faith & Service at Baylor At Baylor, we celebrate our distinctive place in higher education-where research, scholarship and faith guide the mind in understanding the complex diversity of God's creation and prepare the whole person for service and leadership. Baylor Class Hymn When New Students sit down at orientation they are greeted with song--a hymn written just for them. A common melody sung together celebrating the beginning of their new journey. Baylor First In Line Mission Trip Join senior Gabriela Fierro as she recounts her experience in the Dominican Republic with Baylor Missions and the First in Line Program. From Brazil to Baylor, Through Christ Hear Baylor University soccer all-American Aline De Lima's powerful story of her journey from Brazil to Baylor, and her relationship with Jesus Christ. Baylor Mission Trips Karla Bautista, a senior biology & public health major, describes the impact Baylor University mission trips have had on her life and how they have enriched her Baylor experience. Inside a Baylor Spring Break Mission Trip Baylor University sophomore Sai Sagireddy takes us inside a Baylor Missions trip to serve a Kentucky town hit by an EF4 tornado last December. Baylor Poverty & Health Mission Trip to Guatemala At Baylor University, it's not just about learning to be a good doctor or nurse; it's about learning those skills so you can serve others. In the Beginning At Baylor, our faith guides our work across disciplines, throughout the student experience, and in our lives as we go out into the world. A Caring Presence at Baylor Resident Chaplains at Baylor live among students in our on-campus residential facilities and offer a helping hand and a listening ear when students need someone to listen to them, care for them, sit with them or just be present in a time of need.