Upcoming Alumni Events
Family Reunion Weekend
- When: February 23-24, 2018
- Where: Plainview campus
- Who: Wayland alumni, parents and family of current students
- Cost: $30 per person for the weekend, $15 for children 12 and under (includes three
meals, entry to all events
- Registration deadline is Feb. 15. Click here for online registration form
Schedule of Events - Friday
- 8:30 a.m. – 1 p.m.: Registration in McClung Center foyer
- 9 a.m. – noon: Sit in on a WBU class lecture (Options TBA)
- 11 a.m. – noon: Seminar: Navigating the Financial Aid Process and Taxes to Cover College
Costs (Gates Hall Room 205) – presented by Karen LaQuey, WBU Financial Aid, and Randy
Kaufman, CPA and WBU Alumnus
- Noon: Lunch in the cafeteria (buffet style) – included with nametag
- 1 -3 p.m.: Campus tours available from admissions office (leaving every half hour)
- 10 a.m. -4 p.m.: Jimmy Dean Museum, Abraham Art Gallery open
- 2 p.m.: Pioneer baseball double-header at Wilder Field – with Baseball Bingo during
- 6 p.m.: Barbecue dinner dinner with brief program featuring President Dr. Bobby Hall, Historian Dr. Estelle
Owens and entertainment
- 8:30 p.m.: Night of worship in Harral Auditorium
Schedule of Events - Saturday
- 9:30 a.m.: Family Fun Run & 5K (WBU Bowl). These are non-timed events but prizes
will be given to winners by category.
- 10:30 a.m.: Brunch and Family Feud in the caf (late registration continues)
- 2 p.m. - 5 p.m.: Museums and art gallery open
- 1 p.m.: Flying Queens vs. John Brown basketball (Hutch)
- 3 p.m.: Pioneers vs. John Brown basketball (Hutch)
- 5:30-6:30 p.m.: Meet the President and First Lady – reception with refreshments (Laney
- Dinner on your own
Staying overnight in Plainview?
- Check out these hotels offering discounts for those attending Wayland events:
- Comfort Suites, 3615 Grandview Dr., Plainview, TX 79072; Call 806-293-7700, Ask for
WBU rate (10% off current rate)
- Holiday Inn Express, 4213 W. 13th Plainview, TX 79072; Call 806-296-9900, ask for
WBU friends and family rate ($114 Fri/$119 Sat
- President’s House Bed & Breakfast, 1307 West 6th Street, Plainview, TX 79072; Call
806-869-0885 and mention Wayland event for WBU discount (10% off current rate)
- Quality Inn, 600 N. I-27, Plainview, TX 79072; Call 806-293-9454, ask for WBU rate
of $79.99 per night
- WBU does not endorse any given hotel but only provides information for your convenience
of those providing discounts. Other hotels are available in Plainview.
SAVE THE DATE!
· October 26-27, 2018, Plainview, Texas
· More details TBA
· Nominations for Distinguished Alumni Award for each campus are open now!
Click here to nominate someone for an award. Deadlines will vary by campus.