Houston Baptist University

Private Baptist university in Texas, United States

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Houston Baptist University
HBU seal.jpg
MottoJohn 14:6
TypePrivate University
Established1960; 60 years ago (1960)
Endowment$90.6 million
PresidentRobert B. Sloan, Jr., PhD
ProvostStan Napper
Academic staff
152 (2014)
Administrative staff
231 (2014)
Students3,963 (2020)
Undergraduates2,733 (2020)
Postgraduates1,230 (2020)
Location, ,
CampusUrban, 158 acres (0.64 km2)
ColorsBlue and Orange
AthleticsNCAA Division I - Southland Conference
AffiliationsBaptist General Convention of Texas SACSCOC
Sports17 Varsity Sports
MascotWakiza III (Live), Mingo (Animated)
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Houston Baptist University (HBU) is a private Baptist university in Sharpstown, Houston, Texas. The university was founded in 1960. Its Cultural Arts Center houses three museums: the Dunham Bible Museum, the Museum of American Architecture and Decorative Arts, and the Museum of Southern History.

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