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Chartered by the Republic of Texas, UMHB was established to provide the finest in Christian higher education. And for 175 years, our focus on that mission has never wavered.

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In 2020 the University of Mary Hardin-Baylor is celebrating the 175th anniversary of its founding. Join us as we celebrate our school’s rich history, the outstanding institution UMHB is today, and the potential it holds for the students of tomorrow.

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Photo for McCloskey Places 2nd in National Singing Contest

On Sunday, June 28, University of Mary Hardin-Baylor freshman Christopher McCloskey placed 2nd in the 2020 National Student Auditions during the acclaimed National Association of Teachers of Singing,...

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Photo for NCAA Denies UMHB Football Appeal

Today, the NCAA notified the University of Mary Hardin-Baylor that the Infraction Appeals Committee has denied the University’s appeal and will uphold the Committee on Infraction’s vacation of...

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Photo for Local Companies Offer Matching Grants to Support COVID-19 Student Relief

After only a few weeks, the University of Mary Hardin-Baylor’s COVID-19 Student Relief Fund has already raised $37,000. Now, the university has announced that two local companies are...

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Photo for University Announces Changes to Fall Schedule

On Monday, June 8, the University of Mary Hardin-Baylor announced that it will be shifting the start and end dates of its Fall 2020 academic calendar. The plan is...

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Photo for Statement from President O'Rear on Next Steps to Address Racism on Campus

UMHB Students, Alumni, Faculty, and Staff, As we have witnessed again in recent weeks, racism remains a pervasive evil in our country. Our black brothers and sisters are in...

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Photo for Statement from President O'Rear on Death of George Floyd

UMHB Students, Alumni, Faculty, and Staff, I am appalled by the tragic death of George Floyd last week in Minneapolis, Minnesota. As a Christian university, we lament the frequency...

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Ever thankful for our past, into the future we will go with faithfulness and devotion to you: our Purple, White, and Gold.