About Us

Anchorage About

Discover one of the leading Christian colleges in Alaska. Wayland Baptist University provides students an opportunity to study and learn in a Christian environment. One of the most competitively priced universities in the area, WBU welcomes new students of all ages and backgrounds, including working adults, military service members, and retired veterans.

Class schedules are made to fit busy life and work schedules; courses are delivered across five, 8-week sessions per year. Students are welcome to take classes on campus or online; face-to-face classes meet just one night a week, allowing students more time to continue their daily lives.

Campus History

Wayland Baptist University - Anchorage was established in 1985 with 12 students and has seen consistent growth. In 2006, the Anchorage campus moved to its current location at 7801 E. 32nd Ave at the corner of E. 32nd Ave. and Old Muldoon Road. We also have teaching sites in Wasilla, JBER-Richardson, and JBER-Elmendorf.

Operating Hours

Our Parkside Center office hours are Monday-Thursday from 10:00 a.m. to 6:00 p.m. On Friday Parkside Center is open from 10:00 a.m. till 2:30 p.m. The JBER-Elmendorf and Richardson sites are open from 8:00 a.m. to 4:00 p.m. Monday-Thursday, and Friday 8:00 a.m. to 1:30 p.m. The Valley Center office is open Monday-Thursday from 10:00 a.m. to 6:00 p.m., and Friday 9:00 a.m. to 2:30 p.m. The offices are closed weekends, federal holidays and University holidays.

Want to learn more about studying at a friendly private university? Call for an appointment to meet with an advisor, (907) 333-2277 . Let Wayland offer you an education that can change your future.

Campus Locations

Parkside Site*

*Location for the Financial Aid/VA Certifying Official

7801 E. 32nd Avenue
Anchorage, AK 99504

Office Hours:
F 10AM-2:30PM

Phone: 907-333-2277
Fax: 907-337-8122


Education Center, Bldg. 4109
JBER, AK 99506

Mailing address:

7801 E. 32nd Ave., Anchorage, AK 99504

Office Hours:
F 8AM-1:30PM

Phone: 907-753-6416
Fax: 907-753-3883


Education Center, Bldg. 7
724 Postal Service Loop, #4960
JBER-Ft. Rich, AK 99505

Office Hours:
F 8AM-1:30PM

Phone: 907-428-1496

Valley Center

1590 E. Financial Dr., Suite F 105
Wasilla, AK 99654

Office Hours:
F 9AM-2:30PM

Phone: 907-373-4828
Fax: 907-373-4845