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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.

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

May 23, 2018

Plainview Campus Last day t...

Plainview Campus Last day to officially drop or withdraw with a 'WP/WF"
8:15am - 4pm, Plainview Campus

May 25, 2018

Plainview Campus May Micro...

Plainview Campus May Micro Finals
8am - 12pm, Plainview Campus

May 26, 2018

External Campuses - Face-to...

Grade posting deadline for Spring face-to-face 11-week term.
All Day External Campuses

May 26, 2018

External Campuses Summer II...

External Campuses and WBUOnline Summer Registration Ends
12am - 5pm, All Wayland Campuses

May 28, 2018

Memorial Day Holiday - Nigh...

Memorial Day Holiday; No day classesNight Classes will meetOffices Closed
All Day All Wayland Campuses

May 28, 2018

External Campuses and WBUOn...

External Campuses and WBUOnline Summer II Term Begins
All Day All Wayland Campuses

May 28, 2018

External Campuses and WBUOn...

First of three tuition and fees payments due for summer 11 week term for Exterrnal Campuses and WBUOline
9am - 5pm, All Wayland Campuses

May 28, 2018

External Campuses Late Regi...

External Campuses Late Registration begins for face-to-face courses
9am - 5pm, All Wayland Campuses

May 28, 2018

External Campuses - Summer...

Summer 1 Microterm begins at the following campuses:Albuquerque, NM, Anchorage, AK, Clovis, NM, Hawaii, Phoenix, Wichita Falls, TX
6pm - 10pm, Summer Microterm I For External Campuses

May 30, 2018

External Campuses Summer Mi...

External Campuses Summer Micro I - Last day for late registration 
8am - 5pm, Summer Microterm I For External Campuses

May 31, 2018

External Campuses Summer Mi...

External Campuses Summer Micro I - Last day to withdraw without record
8am - 12pm, Summer Microterm I For External Campuses

May 31, 2018

External Campuses Summer Mi...

External Campuses Summer Micro I - Deadline for financial aid scholarship applications
8am - 12pm,