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If you're looking for a place to belong, get involved, and where atmosphere is important, then attending one of the top Christian colleges and universities in the country may be right for you. Choosing Wayland Baptist University means you'll be part of a family at one of the leading Christian, Baptist colleges in the United States. Our students find that the warm environment makes a difference in the quality of education they receive as well as the value of that education. In a society desperately in need of positive role models and messages, graduates from Christian Colleges and Universities like Wayland will be the leaders that our country needs.

Wayland is also home to one of the fastest growing online Christian colleges in the nation, with several online degree programs available. Students at our Virtual Campus get the same attention and faculty excellence as our face-to-face students, with the atmosphere of Christian colleges and universities remaining intact.

Regardless of where you choose to study with WBU, Wayland has several options for those with an interest in preparing for their futures at Christian, Baptist colleges and universities.

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  • Gold Rush - Preview Day for prospective high school junior and seniors. November 7th - 8th
  • Visit OUR Campus - Academic Fair Days, Gold Rush, Pioneer Days, and Big Weekend
  • Visit Our Campus - Personal Tour
  • Spring 2015 Schedule of Classes
  • Student and Adjunct Email Troubleshooting Tips
  • Wayland Baptist University named to Victory Media’s 2015 Military Friendly Schools list
  • PLAINVIEW—Wayland Baptist University announced today that it has been designated a 2015 Military Friendly School by Victory Media, an organization that focuses on connecting the military and civilian worlds.<DETAILS>
  • Wayland makes list of most affordable schools for religious studies
  • PLAINVIEW – Wayland Baptist University has been nameNo. 12 on OnlineU’s list of most affordable d colleges and universities for religious studies. <DETAILS>
  • Wayland ranked No. 1 in affordability for BSN program
  • PLAINVIEW -- Wayland Baptist University has been recognized by the SR Education Group, based in Kirkland, Wash., as offering one of the most affordable college online degrees, ranking Wayland No. 1 in affordability for its Bachelor of Science in Nursing program and No. 12 for its Master of Education degree. <DETAILS>
  • Enrollment numbers show decline at Wayland
  • PLAINVIEW – After several years of record enrollments, Wayland Baptist University is reporting a decline in numbers for the second straight year. Enrollment for the Fall 2014 semester shows an 11% decrease, the majority of which coming from Wayland’s 12 external campuses. <DETAILS>
  • WBU School of Music hosts sing-a-thon
  • PLAINVIEW – The Wayland Baptist University School of Music is hosting a 12-hour sing-a-thon on Friday, beginning at noon in hopes of raising funds to attend the TEXOMA Region National Association of Teachers of Singing (NATS) competition and conference in Kingwood. <DETAILS>
  • Wayland celebrates endowed Abraham Scholarship
  • PLAINVIEW – Longtime Canadian residents Dr. Malouf Abraham and his wife Therese were on campus at Wayland Baptist University Wednesday where they were recognized and honored with an endowed scholarship in their name. <DETAILS>
  • Wayland gathers around the flagpole
  • PLAINVIEW – Approximately 50 Wayland Baptist University students joined high school and college students around the nation in a time of prayer Wednesday morning as part of the national See You at the Pole prayer emphasis.<DETAILS>
  • Owens named to Advancement staff at Wayland Baptist University
  • LUBBOCK -- Wayland Baptist University is pleased to announce that Eddie Owens will be joining the staff as Director of Development for the Lubbock campus.<DETAILS>
  • WBU honors Gabriels as Distinguished Benefactors
  • PLAINVIEW – As part of this weekend’s homecoming activities, Wayland Baptist University will recognize a longtime Plainview businessman and his wife as Distinguished Benefactors to the university. <DETAILS>
  • Hall, Lusk, Murphree among those honored at WBU Homecoming
  • PLAINVIEW -- Wayland Baptist University alums and longtime employees Dr. Bobby Hall, Dr. Claude Lusk and Danny Murphree will be among the honored guest as Wayland welcomes former students to campus Sept. 18-20 for Homecoming 2014. <DETAILS>
  • WBU Professor sets performance schedule
  • PLAINVIEW – Along with her busy class schedule, Dr. Sandra Mosteller, professor of instrumental studies at Wayland Baptist University, has a busy performance schedule coming up. <DETAILS>
  • Family dedicates scholarship alongside milestone anniversary
  • PLAINVIEW – The extended family of Lloyd and Betty Morton gathered in their Plainview home over the Labor Day weekend to celebrate a milestone in their union. The Mortons will celebrate their 60th wedding anniversary on Sept. 12, 2014, <DETAILS>
  • Wayland opens semester with Convocation Chapel
  • PLAINVIEW -- Wayland Baptist University officially rang in the fall 2014 semester Wednesday morning in Convocation Chapel as WBU President Dr. Paul Armes addressed the student body covering issues such as ethics in learning, the importance of faith, and sexual morality. <DETAILS>
  • 2014-2015 Theatre Season


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  • Wayland Baptist University named to Victory Media’s 2015 Military Friendly Schools list
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  • Wayland gathers around the flagpole
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