Gates Hall at Wayland Baptist University


At Wayland Baptist, we have a very clear definition of “family.” When you visit our campus    in Plainview, you’ll see what we mean.

You will find an environment in which each individual’s talents, interests, and dreams are embraced and cultivated. You can get a firsthand look at the physical surroundings and facilities in which you will excel. And you can discover how very special being a part of
The Wayland Family
can be.

You have several options to consider when planning your visit to Wayland Baptist. Make your selection from one or all of the following!

  • WBU Academic Fair Days
    • This is it - your chance to learn all about Wayland's robust academic program! At WBU's Fall Academic Fair Days, you'll be able to enjoy lunch with professors in your area of interest and get all your academic questions answered. Too, we'll provide tours, financial aid and admissions sessions for you. Check out the dates and reserve your space online for the day that most suits you or give us a call at 1-800-588-1928 for more information.
      • October 4 - Language and Literature
        • Behavioral and Social Science
      • October 11 - Math and Science
      • October 25 - Education
      • November 8 - Fine Arts
      • November 15 - Religion and Philosophy
        • Music
      • November 22 - Business
    • Sign up NOW!

  • GOLD RUSH - November 1 & 2
    • Head for the Plains! Gold Rush is a special time set aside each November for high school juniors, seniors, and transfers to visit Wayland and learn all about life here on campus. You can stay in the dorms for an evening, talk to professors, take tours, get Admissions and financial aid help, and participate in all the pre-game activities leading up to our football game with SW Assemblies of God. Transfer students will have a session designed especially for them on Friday morning - please join us!

  • Pioneer Days
    • Pioneer Days are open Fridays geared for large numbers of prospects, like transfer groups, athletic groups, honor students, musicians, etc. This year's Pioneer Days will be held on the dates noted below. Talk to your coaches, your teachers, your sponsors and plan a day at WAYLAND. We love hosting interested high school groups; it's ideal for learning about the Wayland way and how it can help you seek your special dream.
      • January 31, 2014
      • February 7
      • February 14
      • February 21
      • February 28

    • For personalized campus tours, please call the Admissions Office at 1-800-588-1928.
    • It's best to reserve your tour time a few days in advance so we can make your day with us as informative and fulfilling as possible. Your personalized visit will provide the perfect opportunity to tour the campus, meet current students, speak with professors, meet with financial aid counselors, try our food, and visit residence halls.

  • Big Weekend - March 28-29, 2014
    • Big Weekend is our exciting Spring Preview event designed for high school juniors, seniors, and transfers. Plans are underway now and a schedule will be posted in December.



To get a sneak peak at our campus, view our interactive map.