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First Methodist College is composed of students from Baylor University, McLennan Community College, and Texas State Technical College. First Methodist Waco is pouring tremendous resources into our college ministry. Coming soon is a completely renovated First Methodist Waco Baylor Campus building one block from Baylor's campus. We cannot wait for you to see it! College students belong here.

Matthew Franklin, college director, looks forward to meeting you and walking alongside you in your faith journey during your college days. Please contact Matthew at

College Weekly Schedule:

Tuesday: Small Group Bible Studies focusing on Biblical text

7:00pm: College girls on campus. Contact or

7:00pm : College guys on campus. Contact or

Thursday: Transit

7:00pm Transit, our weekly college worship

Meets at Downtown Campus

1300 Austin Avenue, Waco, Texas 76701

Park in the main parking lot and follow the banner "College Worship"

Sunday 9:30am: Contemporary Worship at Main Campus

4901 Cobbs Drive, Waco, Texas 76710


"The First Methodist College Ministry does a great job of making students feel at home away from home. The College Ministry is the reason I stay plugged into my faith during college."

- Layton M.

"The First Methodist College Ministry has been incredibly important part of my faith journey! I love that our College Ministry has weekly worship, fun events, and even a mission trip opportunity!"

- Elyse M.

"This is a great community to be a part of - whether you are a student here in Waco or from out of town."

- Jeff W.