Pioneers Forever!

Welcome to the Wayland Alumni Association!

Graduation processional

Whether you stay near your Wayland campus or move far away, we want you to stay an active part of the Wayland family. That means keeping your information updated with our office to stay informed; joining or starting an alumni chapter in your area; attending events; engaging with us on social media; and supporting Wayland through volunteering, giving and praying. We are truly #PioneersForever and we want to stay connected.

 

Connect with other Pioneers!

  • Alumni Chapters - Connect with alumni wherever you are.
  • Alumni Facebook Page  
  • Pioneer Pride – Click this link to download swag for your phone, like the WBU fight song and Alma Mater or wallpaper. There’s also wallpaper for your computer screen too. Deck your tech in WBU blue and gold and show your Pioneer spirit! 
  • Alumni Events – Details about the next alumni events on tap.
  • Communications - Read our alumni magazine, We are Wayland, or back issues of our monthly email newsletter, called Extra! Make sure your contact information is updated so you receive both of those at your home. The handy format to make updates is found here
  • Involvement Opportunities - A variety of ways to stay engaged with your Alma Mater.
 Alumni LocatorWhere our Alumni Live
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News & Events

August 12, 2020

Wayland Welcomes Students B...

Wayland students are back in the classroom, learning amid COVID-19 safety precautions.

July 20, 2020

WBU Releases Plan for Fall...

Wayland plans for students to return this fall.

August 24, 2020

Welcome Week - Focus & Free...

To kick off Welcome Week, come to the SMAC for Focus and eat free Cane's Chicken! Focus is a worship service hosted by Baptist Student Ministrie...

All Day

August 25, 2020

Welcome Week - Back to Scho...

Welcome Week continues with Back to School Bingo! Come to Pete's Place, play some bingo and maybe win a cool prize!

All Day

July 9, 2020

WBU President Battles COVID-19

Wayland President Dr. Bobby Hall battles COVID-19.

July 8, 2020

Children's Book Addresses "...

Wayland alumnus authors a children's book about the coronavirus and its impact.

August 26, 2020

Welcome Week - Coffee Loung...

Come check out the student organizations here at Wayland and get some free coffee from the Broadway Brew!

All Day

October 22, 2020

Board of Trustees Meeting

Board of Trustees meeting.

Committee meetings at various locations on the Plainview Campus

All Day

July 6, 2020

Hartman Named New Dean of E...

Wayland hires new dean and associate dean for the School of Education.

July 1, 2020

WBU on Cutting Edge of Glob...

Wayland is teaming up with Steinway and Sons for a new Spirio | r collaboration.

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Wayland Stories

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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.

Dr. Charles Starnes, a native of Canyon, spent 27 years on submarines in the United States Navy. After retiring from the Navy in 1996 and returning to his hometown, he "quickly became bored."

 

Staff

Office of Alumni Relations
Hours: Monday - Thursday 8:15 - 4:00, Friday - 8:15 - 4:00
1900 W. 7th CMB 1291
806-291-3600
Fax: 806-291-1966
Office: Trinity Building
WBUAlumni@wbu.edu

Teresa Young

Director of Alumni Relations

Trinity Building CMB 1291
806-291-3600Office: Office of Alumni Relations
Email: teresa.young@wbu.edu