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As a college student, the vast majority of your experiences will be outside the classroom. At Wayland, you’ll make the most of them, as you join other students in an active college life filled with non-stop programs, activities, and events.

News & Events

June 18, 2018

Lubbock Police Chief Honore...

LUBBOCK - Chief Greg Stevens of the Lubbock Police Department was honored as a Distinguished Alumnus of Wayland Baptist University's Lubbock Campus...

June 5, 2018

WBU Albuquerque Graduate Ho...

Benalillo County Sherriff honored by the Wayland Association of Former Students.

June 21, 2018

ACT Residual

ACT Residual 
9am - 12pm, Van Howeling

June 22, 2018

Plainview Campus Finals for...

Final exams for Summer 1 microterm 
8am - 12pm, Plainview Campus

May 29, 2018

Wayland Adopts Summer Work...

Wayland offices will operate on a 4-day work week throughout June and July.

May 18, 2018

Chris Rodriguez Sets Senior...

Wayland Baptist University student Chris Rodriguez will perform his senior recital at 5:30 p.m. on Tuesday, May 22 in Harral Memorial Auditorium on...

June 22, 2018

External Campuses Summer Mi...

External Campuses Summer Micro I - Last day of drop or withdraw with a WP/WF
8am - 12pm, Summer Microterm I For External Campuses

June 22, 2018

Early Registration for Plai...

Early registration for new and transfer accepted students for the Fall 2018 term at the Plainview Campus.
9am - 4pm, Plainview Campus

May 17, 2018

Schacht Retiring from Schoo...

Dr. Otto B. Schacht (center) greets people as they gather for a retirement reception in his honor Wednesday afternoon at Wayland Baptist University

May 15, 2018

Wayland-Hawaii graduate hon...

Howard Demotta receives Distinguished Alumnus Award

June 26, 2018

USDA/NRCS - DC Conference

USDA/NRCSDC ConferenceLlano Estacado Museum - Auditorium Robin L. Abbt, 4609 West Loop 289, Lubbock, TX  79414
9am - 4pm, Llano Estacado Museum - Auditorium

July 4, 2018

Independence Day

All offices will be closed in observance of Independence Day
12am - 12pm, All Wayland Campuses

Wayland senior Manny Silva is wrapping up his undergraduate degree this semester, but plans to continue his education into spiritual formation

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.

Elizabeth Johnson is a senior Vocal Performance major from Carlsbad, NM.

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.