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Welcome to the DBU Family

Please follow the steps below to ensure a successful start to your first semester at DBU.

Steps to Completing Your Admissions File

All applicants who have never attended a post-secondary institution, or who have enrolled in any post-secondary institution, even if no credit was received, must submit a completed application for admission and the following:

  • Official copies of transcripts from all colleges in which the student has enrolled. These must be submitted before a final admission evaluation can be made. A transcript request form can be downloaded here.
  • Typewritten essay (250 words) describing why the applicant would like to attend DBU.
  • College of Professional Studies students with fewer than 30 transferable credit hours must submit a final official high school transcript or GED documentation.
  • A non-refundable $25 admission application fee. The fee is waived if the online application for admission is submitted.

The Application for Admission and all other required documentation should be mailed to the following address:

Office of Undergraduate Admissions
Dallas Baptist University
3000 Mountain Creek Parkway
Dallas, TX 75211‑9299

For additional information regarding College of Professional Studies admission criteria, please refer to the undergraduate catalog.

 

Register for classes*

First determine your schedule of classes in consultation with your advisor.

If you are a current DBU student in the College of Professional Studies and need information on contacting your academic advisor, call 214‑333‑5337 or email professional@dbu.edu.
*Note: If receiving financial aid, you must register for at least 6 hours (2 classes).

 

Set up your DBU Online account

Enter the student section and click on "account access setup." Then follow the instructions. For help, click on "account setup instructions" or call the DBU Computer Lab at (214) 333‑5500.

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Obtain a Parking Permit (If needed)

Obtain a parking permit from the Campus Security Office (Patty & Bo Pilgrim Chapel, map).
*vehicle license number is required

 

Receive a DBU Student ID Card

Receive a Student ID at the DBU Computer Lab (Collins Learning Center, map) or at the Registrar's Office (John G. Mahler Student Center, map).

 

Access DBU E-mail

To use your DBU E-mail account, Login Here.

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Take the Math Advising Tool (eMAT)

If you are planning to enroll in a math or accounting course, you must take the Math Advising Tool (eMAT) before you will be allowed to register. The eMAT helps determine your readiness for math-related courses. Unless you have documented disabilities, you are required to take the eMAT online. To access eMAT instructions and the test click here. For those with documented disabilities, contact the Office of Student Affairs at (214) 333‑5101 for assistance.

 

Support

DBU Counseling Center

The DBU Counseling Center provides quality Christian counseling services to currently enrolled DBU students at no cost and to non-students for a minimal fee. For information concerning these services, contact the Counseling Center at (214) 333‑5288.

Orville and Esther Beth Rogers Prayer Ministry

The Rogers Prayer Ministry is dedicated to lifting the needs of the students, faculty, and staff to our heavenly Father. Prayer requests may be submitted by calling (214) 333‑5235 or by emailing cyndi@dbu.edu.

 

Tutoring

DBU Writing Center

The DBU Writing Center provides free one-on-one tutoring to students who need assistance on writing assignments. To obtain more information, call (214) 333‑5474.

DBU Math Lab

The DBU Math Lab offers free assistance to students who need help with math classes as well as Math Advising Tool preparation. Call (214) 333‑5303 for more information.

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Professional Studies

Monday - Tuesday: 8:00 a.m. to 6:00 p.m.
Wednesday - Friday: 8:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m.

Full Service Saturday: 9:00 a.m. to 1:00 p.m.
(Generally the 2nd Saturday of each month)

 

Library Hours (Fall, Spring)

Monday - Friday: 6:45 a.m. to 11:00 p.m.
Saturday: 7:30 a.m. to 5:00 p.m.
Sunday: 2:30 a.m. to 11:00 p.m.
Closed: Monday, Wednesday: 10:00 to 11:00 p.m.

Summer, Winter, Holiday hours vary.

 

Phone Icon Important Phone Numbers

College of Professional Studies
(214) 333‑5337

Bookstore
(214) 333‑5443

Cashier
(214) 333‑5336

Information Technology
(WebAdvisor Questions)
(214) 333‑5500

Financial Aid
(214) 333‑5363

Online Education
(214) 333‑6893

Registrar
(214) 333‑5334

Weekend College
(214) 333‑5229

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