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

September 19, 2017

WBU is Smoking Pork at the...

LUBBOCK -- Approximately 200 pounds of meet will be prepared by Wayland Lubbock employees for the 17th Annual Hub City BBQ Cookoff.

September 18, 2017

Vaughn Named Executive Dire...

Gary Vaughn will oversee marketing and communications for the university system.

September 25, 2017

Communication Night

The School of Behavioral and Social Sciences will host a Communication Night on Monday, Sept. 25. For more information, contact Dr. Yahui Zhang at...
6pm - 9pm, Plainview Campus

October 16, 2017

WBUOnline Winter Graduate R...

WBUonline Winter Registration begins 2:00 pm CT for Plainview campus graduate students and all External Campus students.
2pm, Plainview Campus

September 18, 2017

WBU Encouraging Students to...

PLAINVIEW -- The PEP program provides tuition assistance to student graduating from a high school or home school in Plainview.

September 15, 2017

Virtual Homecoming

Wayland holding Virtual Homecoming scholarship contest for external and online students.

October 20, 2017

Scholars Days

Scholars Day recognizes 2018 graduates with outstanding academic records. Students and their families also have the opportunity to meet administrat...
8am - 5pm, Gates Hall

November 6, 2017

Pre-Registration Begins for...

Pre-Registration for Plainview Students begins at 8:00 am for Spring Term and May Micro term.
8am, Registration

September 6, 2017

Atchison is Raking Leaves i...

PLAINVIEW -- Delvin Atchison challenges students to not wait for the "perfect timing" when dealing with social issues.

September 5, 2017

Silverthorne Scholarship wi...

PLAINVIEW -- The Silverthorne dedicated a new scholarship in their name that will benefit Wayland students.

November 6, 2017

WBUOnline Winter Undergradu...

WBUonline Winter Registration begins for Plainview campus undergraduate students, 9:00 am.
9am, Registration

November 16, 2017

Pre-Registration Schedule C...

Schedule changes for Pre-Registration (Spring Term and May Micro).
All Day Registration