Campus & Student Life at East Texas Baptist University

Home to about 1,565 undergraduates in 2020, East Texas Baptist University is a small, private university located in Marshall, Texas. This is a great opportunity for those who would thrive in a charming, small-town atmosphere. Please note, some classes/degrees offered by East Texas Baptist University can be taken “online” so keep that in mind when reviewing this report. For more context, you might also check out our East Texas Baptist University Guide to Distance and Online Learning.

East Texas Baptist University is Affiliated With the Baptist Faith.

Some, but not all, schools with a religious affiliation may require a statement of faith or religious studies component. Contact the school to see what their requirements are. If an affinity with the Baptist faith interests you, check out our ranking of The Best Baptist Colleges and Universities.

East Texas Baptist University Has a Disability Services Site

Individuals with disabilities make up 6.0% of the student population at East Texas Baptist University. For more information on policies and accommodations that the university provides to ensure all students get the opportunity to participate, you can visit East Texas Baptist University Disability Services.

East Texas Baptist University for the Military

While not a "service academy", East Texas Baptist University does offer support for veterans and those seeking a career in the armed forces. For more information on policies related to veterans, you can visit East Texas Baptist University Veteran Services . For more information, check out our East Texas Baptist University for Veterans Guide.

Freshmen Living Arrangements at East Texas Baptist University

East Texas Baptist University offers on-campus housing, but freshmen are not required to take advantage of it. In the end though, most do choose to live in the dorms.

Freshmen Living Arrangements at East Texas Baptist University

* Data compiled from students who received financial aid, including loans.

Full-time vs. Part-time Studies at East Texas Baptist University

East Texas Baptist University has a comparatively small, student body. There were 1,565 undergraduates in 2020. Full-time attendance was 1,266 (80.9%). Part-time attendance was 299 (19.1%).

Full-timePart-timeTotal
1,2662991,565

East Texas Baptist University is Ranked #779 for Overall Diversity

Compared to other colleges and universities across the nation, East Texas Baptist University is more diverse than average in terms of overall diversity. We rank East Texas Baptist University #779 out of 3,451.

The chart below shows each element that we looked at to determine this ranking, and how that metric compares to the national average. 100 would indicate excellent diversity in each category, and 1 would mean poor diversity.

Overall Diversity at East Texas Baptist University

You can learn more about the diversity of the student body at East Texas Baptist University by looking closer at the ethnic,  genderage, and geographic diversity metrics from the East Texas Baptist University Diversity Guide.

East Texas Baptist University Competes in the NCAA

East Texas Baptist University has a total of 280 student athletes, 179 men and 101 women who compete in inter-collegiate athletics.

Athletics Financing

Total Revenue (all teams)$1,967,408
Total Expenses (all teams)$1,967,408
Net$0

For more information about athletics including per-team sizes, coaching and scholarships check out our Guide to East Texas Baptist University Athletics

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