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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.

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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...

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 23, 2018

Plainview Campus Last day t...

Plainview Campus Last day to officially drop or withdraw with a 'WP/WF"
8:15am - 4pm, Plainview Campus

May 25, 2018

Plainview Campus May Micro...

Plainview Campus May Micro Finals
8am - 12pm, Plainview Campus

May 15, 2018

Wayland-Hawaii graduate hon...

Howard Demotta receives Distinguished Alumnus Award

May 11, 2018

WBU Theatre Taking 39 Steps...

Wayland to perform comedic farce at the Spencer Theater.

May 26, 2018

External Campuses - Face-to...

Grade posting deadline for Spring face-to-face 11-week term.
All Day External Campuses

May 26, 2018

External Campuses Summer II...

External Campuses and WBUOnline Summer Registration Ends
12am - 5pm, All Wayland Campuses

May 8, 2018

Students Need to Confirm Re...

The Admissions office is asking all accepted students to confirm a date for early registration.

May 7, 2018

94 Take Part in Spring Grad...

Wayland's Plainview campus held its spring commencement ceremony on May 5 with 94 participating.

May 28, 2018

Memorial Day Holiday - Nigh...

Memorial Day Holiday; No day classesNight Classes will meetOffices Closed
All Day All Wayland Campuses

May 28, 2018

External Campuses and WBUOn...

External Campuses and WBUOnline Summer II Term Begins
All Day 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.