Ricardo Ortiz, a senior Robinson student, was recently awarded the Deans’ Gold Scholarship, which provides from $52,000 to $60,000 for eight semesters at Baylor University Texas Campus.
Baylor University is a private Christian University and a nationally ranked research institution. The University provides a vibrant campus community for more than 16,000 students by blending interdisciplinary research with an international reputation for educational excellence and a faculty commitment to teaching and scholarship. Chartered in 1845 by the Republic of Texas through the efforts of Baptist pioneers, Baylor is the oldest continually operating University in Texas. Located in Waco, Baylor welcomes students from all 50 states and more than 80 countries to study a broad range of degrees among its 12 nationally recognized academic divisions.
Baylor is one of the select 10 percent of U.S. colleges and universities with a Phi Beta Kappa chapter and ranks in the top 8 percent of colleges and universities participating in the National Merit Scholarship program.
The University’s student-to-faculty ratio is 15-to-1, with an average undergraduate class size of 27.
Congratulations Ricardo! Thank you for representing Robinson!