Pick your path...

I want to:

Tell us how we can help you.

I am a:

Tell us who you are. 

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.

Read More

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.

Read More

Wayland Stories

see more wayland stories

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.

Wayland Baptist on

Instagram
May 2018 Wayland Baptist University Gradation Congratulations to all of these amazing young people God has amazing things in store for you
Hey guys Its graduation day
Hey everybody Did you know that Wayland Graduation is in two days Join us in the Hutch Saturday May 5th at 2pm for Spring graduation
Guys believe me when I say you do not want to miss this celebration Today 430 In the hutch We have good music good food and free giveaways BE HERE pioneerpride
Hey guys Join us for the indoor soccer tournament Tuesday and Thursday this week 7 pm in the Laney Make a team or support your friends

Important Dates

July 23, 2018

External Campuses Fall 2018...

External Campuses Fall 2018 Registration BeginsJuly 23 - August 17
9am, External Campuses

July 23, 2018

WBUOnline - Registration Be...

WBUonline Fall Registration begins 2:00 pm CT for Plainview campus graduate students and allExternal Campus students
2pm, All Wayland Campuses

July 25, 2018

Last day to officially drop...

Last day to officially drop or withdraw with WP/WF for Summer 11
8am - 5pm, Plainview Campus

July 27, 2018

Final Exams

Final Exams for Summer 11
8am - 12pm, Plainview Campus

July 27, 2018

External Campuses and WBUOn...

Last day to officially drop or withdraw with "WP/WF" for Summer II term
9am - 4pm, External Campuses

July 28, 2018

External Campuses and WBUOn...

Third of three tuition and fees payments due for summer 11 week term for External Campuses and WBUOnline
9am - 5pm, External Campuses

August 11, 2018

External Campuses and WBUOn...

External Campuses and WBUOnline Summer II Term Ends
All Day External Campuses

August 13, 2018

WBUOnline Fall Registration...

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

August 13, 2018

WBUonline Fall Registration...

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

August 14, 2018

Koinonia Training

Training for Koinonia 2018
All Day Plainview Campus

August 15, 2018

Faculty and Staff Development

Faculty and Staff Development for all campuses
8am - 5pm, All Wayland Campuses

August 16, 2018

Student Teacher Orientation

Student Teacher Orientation for Plainview Campus
All Day Plainview Campus