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SFC Waylon R. Vary
Wayland Vary

Senior Military Science InstructorSoldier’s Hall803-536-7999

Wayland Vary

Sgt. 1st Class Wayland Vary instructs Reserve Officer Training Corps (ROTC) cadets in the art and science of U.S. Army training and doctrine and Department of Defense operations. He joined SC State as an instructor in 2021. He serves in the U.S. Army as an active-duty soldier, with 18 years of experience. He has worked at four other military installations which include Fort Drum, NY; Sembach, Germany; Camp Humphreys, South Korea; Fort Hood, TX. He has fulfilled positions both in military leadership and training commands within the Army.


  • Bachelor of Science in Organizational Leadership (Western Kentucky University, Class of 2023)
  • Certificate in Interactive Training & Leadership (Western Kentucky University, 2022)
  • Certificate in Organizational Leadership (Western Kentucky University, 2022)


Military Science 101 (Freshman)