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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 26, 2017

Ludlum Starts VP Job on Jul...

Wayland has named Dr. Kevin Ludlum Vice President of Advancement.

June 19, 2017

Givens Going Back to Class

Professor of Religion Dr. Jay Givens has been selected to participate in a National Endowment for the Humanities Summer Institute.

June 29, 2017

Tuition Payment Due

Second installment of payment plan tuition due.
All Day Extension Campuses

July 5, 2017

Summer I Term Ends

Summer I Term Ends
All Day Plainview Campus

May 31, 2017

Young Named New Alumni Dire...

Teresa Young will bring some new ideas to the Alumni office as Director of Alumni Relations.

May 18, 2017

Montgomery Named Director o...

PLAINVIEW -- The School of Music adds a new member to its instrumental faculty.

July 12, 2017

Grade Posting Deadline

Grade posting deadline for summer microterm I
All Day Plainview Campus

July 21, 2017

Last Day to Drop with W

Last day to officially drop or withdraw with "W"
All Day Extension Campuses

May 10, 2017

Wayland Offices Operating U...

Wayland offices are changing to a four-day work week for the summer.

May 8, 2017

Wayland Holds Spring Commen...

PLAINVIEW -- Student challenges fellow graduates to break down generational barriers during commencement on Saturday, May 6.

July 21, 2017

Transfer Deadline

Deadline for Transfer and Assessed Credit for August posting date
All Day Extension Campuses

July 22, 2017

Early Registration #3

Enroll in classes for the Fall 2017 semester and complete the registration process. Sign-up at https://www2.wbu.edu/preweekend/earlyregapp.aspx .
All Day Plainview campus

Joshua Wynn is a sophomore double major in mathematics and geology from San Antonio, TX. He's also an active member of the Wayland Baptist Geological Society.

Sara van der Leek, a junior Biology and Pre-Vet major from Plainview, TX certainly has her hands full.

Dr. Jay Givens grew up in southeast Texas surrounded by bayous and pine trees. He graduated from Little Cypress-Mauriceville High School located in Orange, TX.

Talyssa Valencia, a graduating senior biology major from Lovington, NM, has had a busy but wonderful time at Wayland.

Steve Long grew up and graduated from high school in Oklahoma City, OK. After graduating from Oklahoma Baptist University with a Bachelor of Arts in Music Education in 1979

Dr. Jo Beth DeSoto grew up and graduated from high school in Hobbs, NM. She earned her Bachelor’s degree in Music Education from the University of New Mexico.

Dr. Perry Collins grew up in Sweetwater, TX. In high school he wanted to go to college to be a missionary but later decided on youth ministry.

Dr. Laura Brandenburg considers herself a dyed-in-the-wool West Texan. Born in Odessa and raised in Amarillo and Snyder, Brandenburg graduated high school from Coronado High in Lubbock.

Dr. Brian Kuhnert grew up in Umbarger, TX, a small German farming community located 10 miles west of Canyon. After graduating from Canyon High in 1996, he attended West Texas A&M