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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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Danica Martinez-Diaz, a junior Spanish education major and Plainview native, has found a lot to do with her time here at Wayland.

Dr. Kevin Sweeney grew up on a ranch in Paoli, Oklahoma.

Thiago Randazzo is a senior Business major specializing in management and marketing

Cindy Horn, a native of Hamburg, Germany and senior Business major with a specialization in Management and Marketing

Haley Stone, a graduating senior from Houston, TX majoring in Justice Administration with a specialization in law

Dr. Fountain grew up in Springfield, Nebraska and did his early schooling at home. He pursued his undergraduate work at Taylor University in Upland, Indiana and received a Bachelor of Music degree in piano performance.

When Mary Feril and Tim Fisher came to Wayland in 2003, they both found themselves in Wayland’s School of Fine Arts where they joined the theatre program.

When Dr. Rosemary Ribera first visited Wayland, she was unsure that the small school would be able to prepare her a future in dentistry.

Kyler Templeton earned his Bachelor’s degree in Fitness Management Composite with a Specialization in Sports Medicine from Wayland in May of 2014.

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Important Dates

April 21, 2017

Plainview High School Sopho...

Plainview High School sophomores are invited to visit the campus for a tour and details of college life.  

All Day Plainview Campus

April 28, 2017

Junior Day

Not sure what you’re looking for, what to ask, or what you want to be? Your junior year is the perfect time to start your search! Members of the...

All Day Gates Hall

May 8, 2017

May Micro Term

The 3 week May Micro term will start on May 8th.

All Day Plainview Campus

June 10, 2017

Early Registration #1

Early Register for classes for the Fall 2017 Semester.  

All Day Plainview Campus

June 23, 2017

Early Registration #2

Early Registration for class for the Fall of 2017 will be June 23rd.  

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