Admissions Policy

Baptist University of the Américas welcomes inquiries and applications from prospective students. The Office of Admissions will assist students in achieving their educational goals by making available quality student and educational support service. Assistance with admissions policy, campus visits, interviews, and admissions forms is available by contacting the:

Admissions Office

Baptist University of the Américas
8019 S. Pan Am Expressway
San Antonio, TX 78224-1336
TEL: (210) 924-4338 or (800) 721-1396
FAX: (210) 924-270


BUA committed to providing the opportunity for higher education to persons desiring to serve Christ in a multicultural context. The university offers degree programs for Christian individuals who consider their vocation as their ministry in the world. By enrolling in a degree program at BUA students will acquire the knowledge, attitudes, and skills associated with the primary focus of that program. In addition students will develop a biblical and theological foundation that will prepare them for ministry through their professional activity whether in a church or outside-the-church work environment.


Admissions Requirements

General Admission Requirements

International Admission Requirements/

Requisitos de Admisión para Estudiantes Internacionales

Admissions of Degree/Non-Degree

Admissions’ FAQs

Meningitis Vaccine Requirement (NEW as of Fall 2012)

Health Insurance (NEW as of Fall 2013)