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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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Explore Wayland

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.

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.

Kassie Lane was born and raised in Plainview. She graduated from Plainview High School in 2007 and was able to be a concurrent student at Wayland while attending high school.

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Important Dates

March 25, 2019

External Campuses and WBUOn...

Second of three tuition and fees payments due for spring 11 week term
8:15am - 5pm, External Campuses

March 25, 2019

Intramural Basketball

Intramural basketball for students
7pm, Laney Center

March 26, 2019

Intramural Basketball

Intramural basketball for students
7pm, Laney Center

March 27, 2019

Intramural Basketball

Intramural basketball for students
7pm, Laney Center

March 28, 2019

Intramural Basketball

Intramural basketball for students
7pm, Laney Center

March 29, 2019

Plainview Campus BIG WEEKEND

Big Weekend is Wayland' preview day for high school juniors and seniors.  Tour the campus, meet instructors, apply, and visit with financial aid.
All Day Plainview Campus

March 29, 2019

Plainview campus last day t...

Last day to officially drop or withdraw with "W"
8:15am - 4pm, Plainview Campus

March 29, 2019

Intramural Basketball

Intramural basketball for students
7pm, Laney Center

March 30, 2019

Plainview Campus BIG WEEKEND

An excellent way for you -- as a high school or transfer student -- and your family to learn all about our university and the #WaylandPioneerFamily!
All Day Plainview Campus

April 1, 2019

Intramural Basketball

Intramural basketball for students
7pm, Laney Center

April 2, 2019

Intramural Basketball

Intramural basketball for students
7pm, Laney Center

April 3, 2019

Intramural Basketball

Intramural basketball for students
7pm, Laney Center