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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 3, 2019

Sadler Named Emeritus After...

Dr. Paul Sadler retired from Wayland after 29 years of service.

June 3, 2019

Church Staff Appreciation 2019

WBU recognizing church staff for the work they do.

June 26, 2019

USDA - District Conservatio...

USDA/Natural Resources Conservation Service District Conservationist Meeting for the offices in Zone 1Museum of the Llano Estacado - Auditorium8:0...
8am - 4pm, Museum of the Llano Estacado - Auditorium

October 24, 2019

Board of Trustees Meeting

Board of Trustees Meeting from 8:00am to 5:00pm.Committee meetings are in various location throughout campus.
8am - 5pm, Various Locations

June 3, 2019

Youth Group Day

WBU is hosting youth groups for a special day of activities and worship.

May 22, 2019

Wayland Celebrates May Grad...

Spring commencement was held May 11.

April 3, 2020

Employee Awards Luncheon

2020 Employee Awards Luncheon
12pm - 1:30pm, Laney Center

April 17, 2020

Honors Luncheon

Honors Luncheon - UC 211.Details to be sent later.
11:30am - 1:30pm, UC 211

May 9, 2019

Curtain Drops on Theatrical...

Dr. Marti Runnels is retiring after 30 years at Wayland.

May 6, 2019

Graduation Set for May 11

Approximately 120 students will participate in commencement on Saturday.

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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.

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.