Corporate Collaborations

"Baylor engineering and computer science students stand out amongst their peers because they have a deep-rooted motivation to contribute to innovation that's vital to the future of technology and industry."

- Todd Patterson, Partner, Patterson + Sheridan, LLP

Getting Started with a Corporate Partnership at Baylor

Baylor Engineering and Computer Science has a history of working with industry to solve real‐world problems.

Corporate relationships with Baylor Engineering and Computer Science gives your business the opportunity to:

  • Collaborate with our world‐class faculty and students
  • Get an early look at breakthrough technologies
  • Help define research directions
  • Solve company-specific research problems
  • Add an extra spark of innovation to your company

Companies have many ways of building Baylor Engineering and Computer Science relationships, including making donations; establishing endowed chairs, professorships, faculty scholars and student fellowships; and joining topically focused affiliate programs and collaborating on sponsored research.

The Corporate and Foundation Relations team is available to assist you with any of the following engagement opportunities. 


Corporate Affiliate Program

Baylor Engineering and Computer Science's Corporate Affiliate Program provides a direct line between corporate partners and Baylor students and faculty. Corporate Affiliates enjoy a deep connection with Baylor ECS that fosters long-term relationships leading to collaboration, job and internship recruitment, industry networking and access to highly competitive faculty, students and alumni. Affliates choose their level of membership and tailor engagement plans based on their company needs and desired level of involvement with Baylor ECS. Affiliates are recognized as valued Baylor ECS partners and invest in the future of the School and its students through collaboration and tax-deductible donation. Learn more about the following programs:

Sponsored Research

Companies that sponsor research at Baylor Engineering and Computer Science gain the opportunity to take advantage of state-of-the-art facilities and labs or put the school’s faculty, researchers and students to work on a problem. Hundreds of companies have partnered in projects that tap Baylor Engineering and Computer Science's sponsored research opportunities, and the resulting work not only benefits the affiliated companies but fulfills the university’s mission to educate men and women for worldwide leadership. 

Baylor Engineering and Computer Science partners with industry to solve real-world problems. Learn more about our Lab to Market Collaborative (L2M).


Chris Krause
Associate Vice President for Corporate and Foundation Relations

Jenna Hoff
Director of Development and Corporate Relations

School of Engineering
& Computer Science
One Bear Place #97356
Waco, TX 76798-7356
Computer Science
One Bear Place #97141
Waco, TX 76798-7141