Record Class Calls Baker Home B aker University welcomed one of the largest incoming classes in school history to begin the fall 2017 semester. Another strong recruiting year brought in a record 309 students on the first day of classes. "The entire community came together and prioritized enrollment," said Dr. Lynne Murray, Baker University president. "I'm so proud of what we have accomplished together." "Baker University is the top-ranked private university in Kansas," said Danielle Yearout, vice president of enrollment and marketing. "This reputation of excellence is why we have seen our enrollment grow recently, culminating in another group of students ready to become scholars and leaders."