The Office of External Affairs provides campus-wide infrastructure for coordinating, supporting and advancing community-focused engagement with the purpose of leveraging the university’s collective influence towards promoting positive social and economic change.
Pillar I: Community Leadership
The External Affairs team engages, serves, communicates with, and is an ambassador in the community for Baylor University functions.
Pillar II: Solid Gold Neighbor
Solid Gold Neighbor is Baylor University’s intentional and purposeful community engagement initiative.
Pillar III: Institutional Events
Institutional Events comprises a creative, strategic and dedicated team, that advances the mission of Baylor University to our constituents through collaborative planning, achieving excellence, and managing resources.
Pillar IV: Leadership Plenty Institute
The LeadershipPlenty® Institute-Waco, housed with the Waco Foundation’s Community Impact, is designed for people of varying backgrounds, occupations, and experiences who are passionate about improving the local community and developing and enhancing their own leadership skills.