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Welcome to Wayland

Thank you for your interest in Wayland Baptist University, one of the top Christian universities in the nation. If you’re looking for an exceptional education, one that combines outstanding academics, faith-based values, and a one-of-a-kind professional preparation, you’re starting at the right place.

Dig in and explore online all that a Wayland education offers. If you have any questions, our friendly Admissions team is eager and ready to talk with you. Please don’t hesitate to call, email, text, or tweet us – that is why we’re here! Let us know how we can help!

Faith-Based Learning

Learning and faith go hand in hand at WBU. This is an education of the mind and the heart – one that will make you brighter, bolder, better.

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As one of the nation’s leading Christian universities, Wayland has so much to offer. Discover why thousands of students each year choose WBU.

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Wayland Stories

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Wayland senior Manny Silva is wrapping up his undergraduate degree this semester, but plans to continue his education into spiritual formation

Ellen Hedlund, a senior Elementary Education major from New Cuyama, Calif., always knew that teaching was a career option for her.

Conner Rane Carpenter graduated from Wayland in 2016 with a double major in intercultural missions and biology.

Dr. Peter Bowen spent his early years in Waurika, OK and graduated from high school in Memphis, TX.

Elizabeth Johnson is a senior Vocal Performance major from Carlsbad, NM.

Bradley Sell graduated from Wayland with a Bachelor of Arts in Religious Education and English in 2011 and is the owner/operator of Broadway Brew Coffee Shop in Plainview.

Dr. Jim Todd, a San Antonio native, graduated with a bachelor's degree in applied arts and sciences and a master's degree in education, both from Texas State University. However his path to Wayland was a long and winding one.

Carley Hardage, a senior Exercise and Sports Science major from Plainview, fills her time with more than just classes.

Dr. David Bishop is the son of a pastor and grew up in small towns throughout west Texas and Oklahoma.

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Important Dates

September 25, 2018

Kickball Tournament

Kickball. Tournament style
11am - 12am, Plainview Campus

September 27, 2018

USDA/NRCS - DC Conference

USDA/NRCS - DC ConferenceRobin L. Abbt - 806-283-9927
9am - 4pm, Llano Estacado Museum

September 27, 2018

Kickball Tournament

Kickball tournament
7pm, Plainview Campus

September 28, 2018

Strategic Planning Listenin...

Plainview CampusStrategic Planning Listening SessionsStrengthening Image and Influence Where It CountsFacilitators - Dr. Kevin Ludlum and Dr. Bobby...
1:30pm - 3:30pm, Multi-Purpose Room - LRC

September 29, 2018

Movie Night

Weekly movie night
8pm, Plainview Campus

October 2, 2018

Madden Tournament

Madden Tournament
7pm - 12am, Pete's Place

October 4, 2018

Madden Tournament

Madden Tournament
7pm - 12am, Pete's Place

October 5, 2018

First rotation of student t...

Student teachers end their first rotation in the classroom.
All Day Plainview Campus

October 8, 2018

Student Teaching second rot...

The second roation of student teaching begins.
All Day Plainview Campus

October 9, 2018

Plainview Lions Club Pageant

Plainview Lions Club PageantLlano Estacado Museum - Auditorium Queen's Contest dates:Tuesday, October 9, 2018 - 4:00pm to 6:00pmThursday, October...
4pm - 6pm, Llano Estacado Museum - Auditorium

October 10, 2018

Guest Lecture by Poet Chera...

ENGL 3307, Creative Writing.  Everyone is invited.
1:45pm - 3pm, Gates Hall

October 10, 2018

Poet Chera Hammons

Hammons will provide a poetry reading from her recent book. All students and faculty are invited to attend.
4pm - 6pm, Gates Hall