Wayland’s School of Behavioral and Social Sciences

The School of Behavioral and Social Sciences is dedicated to the study of people and the human experience. The School provides students with a broad education, in which they gain an understanding of how social and psychological aspects of life shape the behavior of people and the society in which they live. 

The School of Behavioral and Social Sciences offers a broad range of majors that provide the knowledge, insights, and practical skills needed to succeed in the fields of human behavior and social science.

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School of Behavioral and Social Sciences Events

July 12, 2017

Warren Takes Reins as Dean...

Dr. Kelly Warren has been named the new Dean of the School of Business.

July 10, 2017

Moody Foundation Donates $5...

The Moody Foundation in Galveston is stepping up to help renovate the building that bears its name.

August 14, 2017

WBUOnline Fall Registration...

WBUonline Fall Registration begins for Plainview campus undergraduate students. Registration begins at 9:00 am.
9am, Plainview Campus

August 21, 2017

Schedule Changes

Schedule changes can be made starting at 9am
9am, Registration

June 29, 2017

Dr. Brown Turning His Focus...

Dr. Daniel Brown has been named Wayland's new Executive Director of Strategic Initiatives.

June 26, 2017

Ludlum Starts VP Job on Jul...

Wayland has named Dr. Kevin Ludlum Vice President of Advancement.

August 22, 2017

New Student Registration Be...

Registration for new students not pre-enrolled begins at 1pm.
1pm, Registration

August 22, 2017

Returning Student Registrat...

Registration for returning students not pre-enrolled begins at 3:00 pm.
3pm, Registration

June 19, 2017

Givens Going Back to Class

Professor of Religion Dr. Jay Givens has been selected to participate in a National Endowment for the Humanities Summer Institute.

May 31, 2017

Young Named New Alumni Dire...

Teresa Young will bring some new ideas to the Alumni office as Director of Alumni Relations.

August 22, 2017

Night Registration Begins

Night Registration begins at 5:00pm
5pm - 6pm, Registration

August 23, 2017

Late Registration Begins

Late registration begins August 23 and runs until August 30.
8am, Registration