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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

April 28, 2017

Wayland Commencement Set fo...

PLAINVIEW -- The Plainview campus will hold its spring Commencement ceremony on Saturday, May 6 at 2 p.m. in Hutcherson Center.

April 28, 2017

Trustees Approve $64.8 Mill...

The Wayland Board of Trustees approved a $64.8 million budget as part of their spring Board meeting on Thursday.

April 29, 2017

BB vs Bacone College

Baseball vs Bacone College (Okla.) 

12am, Plainview Campus

April 29, 2017

Women's Wrestling vs U.S....

Women's Wrestling vs U.S. Open: Senior World Team Trials

11am - 12pm, Plainview Campus

April 26, 2017

Honors Students Recognized...

PLAINVIEW -- Students active in Wayland's academic honor societies and those participating in the Honors Program were recognized at the annual Hono...

April 21, 2017

President Takes a Twirl wit...

PLAINVIEW -- The School of Music closes out its spring season with band and choir concerts -- and a little fun.

May 1, 2017

Summer Registration for Ext...

Register for courses for the Summer Term

All Day Your Campus

May 5, 2017

Last Day to Drop with WP fr...

Last day to officially drop or withdraw with "WP/WF"

All Day Plainview Campus

April 20, 2017

WBU Recognizes Employees fo...

Wayland held its annual employee awards luncheon on Thursday, recognizing employees for outstanding accomplishments and service to the university a...

April 20, 2017

Wayland Hosts High School B...

PLAINVIEW -- Twenty-seven area high school bands competed in the UIL Concert and Sight-Reading Contest hosted by the School of Music.

May 5, 2017

Math and Science Graduation...

The School of Mathematics and Sciences will hold a special graduation banquet for graduates from the math and science disciplines. The event is a s...

6:30pm, University Center

May 6, 2017

Graduation

The Plainview campus will celebrate its annual spring commencement.

2pm - 3:30pm, Hutcherson Center

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

Christine Lockridge is a junior non-traditional student double majoring in Intercultural Missions and Communications Studies.

Justus Brozek is a junior Two-Dimensional Art major from Bovina, TX.