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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

December 6, 2017

Orpheus Awards Celebrate St...

PLAINVIEW -- The WBU School of Music will honor several students at the inaugural Orpheus Award recital.

December 4, 2017

Wayland Sets December Gradu...

WBU's Plainview campus will hold graduation on December 16.

December 15, 2017

Dining Hall Closes

Dining Hall Closes for Christmas Break
1pm, Plainview Campus

December 16, 2017

December Graduation

Graduation for Fall 2017
2pm - 4pm, Harral Auditorium

November 21, 2017

WBU Honors Kollmans for Phi...

The Robert Kollman family was recognized for their support of Wayland.

November 20, 2017

Math Students to Benefit fr...

PLAINVIEW -- WBU alums dedicate a newly endowed scholarship.

December 16, 2017

Graduation Reception

Join us in the Laney Center immediately after graduation ceremonies end to celebrate our newest alumni and their families. Faculty will be on hand...
4pm - 6pm, Laney Center

December 20, 2017

Christmas Holiday - Decembe...

Christmas Holiday will last from December 20 - January 2nd.  Office will reopen on January 3rd.
12am, All Wayland Campuses

November 16, 2017

WBU Sets American Family Ch...

PLAINVIEW -- The School of Music will holds its annual Christmas concert as a benefit for Hannah Brown.

November 10, 2017

Wayland Opera Presents Hans...

PLAINVIEW -- Wayland's opera and musical theatre students present a timeless children's classic.

January 3, 2018

Office Open After Christmas...

Office return to normal schedule
8am, All Wayland Campuses

January 3, 2018

Classes Resume

Classes for the Winter Term resume after Christmas break.
6pm - 10pm, External Campuses

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.

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."

Dr. Eric Ash, a 30 year veteran of the United States Air Force, grew up in Gunnison, CO. One of his jobs during this time was President and Commandant of the Community College of the Air Force. It was there that Dr. Ash met Dr. Elane Seebo, Wayland's Vice President for External Campuses.

Dr. Scott Franklin graduated from Canadian High School in 1994 and later graduated from Wayland in 1998 with a double major in Religion and Mathematics. He later attended Texas Tech University and graduated with a Masters in Mathematics in 2000 and a Ph.D. in Mathematics in 2005.