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! Learn! Engage!

  • Alumni Facebook Page  
  • Alumni LinkedIn group
  • Pioneer Career Center - Visit this page for an introduction to our FREE online career portal available to you as well as other career resources.
  • Pioneer Pride – Click this link to download swag for your phone, like the WBU fight song, Alma Mater or wallpaper, as well as wallpaper for your computer screen. Deck your tech in WBU blue and gold and show your Pioneer spirit! 
 Alumni LocatorWhere our Alumni Live
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News & Events

January 22, 2021

Fountain Names Fullbright S...

WBU piano professor named to Fullbright Specialist Roster.

January 20, 2021

5 Tips to Create an Effecti...

in this music lesson, Dr. Kuhnert offers his 5 tips to developing an opera or musical theatre character.

January 22, 2021

Late Registration ends

Late Registration ends at 2:00pm CST

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January 22, 2021

Last day to add classes - 2...

This is the last day to add classes at 2:00pm CST.

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January 15, 2021

Data Scientist to be Honore...

Dr. Joe O'Hair will receive the Distinguished Alumnus recognition during homecoming in February.

January 15, 2021

Legendary Coach Named Alumn...

Joe Lombard will be recognized as a distinguished alumni award recipient at homecoming.

January 26, 2021


Census Date

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January 26, 2021

Last day to drop or withdra...

Last day to drop or withdraw without record

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January 14, 2021

Gospel Musician to be Honor...

Paul Harkey will be recognized as a Distinguished Alumni Award winner.

January 14, 2021

Nuclear Training Expert to...

Dr. Michael Davis will be recognized as a Distinguished Alumni Award winner at homecoming.

January 28, 2021

Board of Trustees Meeting

Board of Trustees Meeting

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February 6, 2021

National ACT Test

National ACT Test - details to come later.

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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."



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

Teresa Young

Director of Alumni Relations

Trinity Building CMB 1291
806-291-3600Office: Office of Alumni Relations