We are very pleased that you are interested in applying to become an ECS Scholar. The following items will be needed for your application to be considered complete:

  1. Apply and be accepted for admission to a Baylor School of Engineering and Computer Science (ECS) major. ECS majors include: Computer Science, Bioinformatics, Data Science, Pre-Engineering (with intention to declare Electrical and Computer Engineering, Mechanical Engineering or Engineering).
  2. Complete the FAFSA and CSS Profile to help us determine eligibility for the program and to enable us to seek the maximum number of resources for you to participate in the program. 


  3. Application is now OPEN! If you have completed steps 1 and 2, you are ready to complete and submit the ECS Scholars application.  

If you are still in need of a recommendation letter, this recommendation form is available for use by your recommender.  

Application deadline is March 31st. To ensure timmely submission we encourage you to apply as soon as possible. Applicants will receive notification of their status starting mid-April. 

Visit the application checklist for more details on filling out the application.

ECS Scholars Program

School of Engineering
& Computer Science
One Bear Place #97356
Waco, TX 76798-7356
(254) 710-3871
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