Orientation Details

Thursday, January 10, 2019
8:45 a.m. to 1 p.m.
Campbell Academic Center

Registration for Spring Orientation is closed.
Stay tuned for Fall Orientation!

Please mark your calendars and be sure to attend. Orientation is required for new students and students transitioning from online-only/extension sites to the Dallas Campus.


8:45 AM Check-in

9:00 AM Welcome

9:10 AM Worship and Word with the Chaplain’s Office 

9:40 AM Meet the Student Life Leadership

9:55 AM Meet the Student Groups

10:50 AM Navigating Seminary Life: Student Panel

11:20 AM Charge from the President

11:35 AM Meet the Academic Dean & Department Chairs

11:50 AM Lunch with Chairpersons & Staff

12:50 PM Closing Remarks

Logos Training

1:00 PM Logos Basics Orientation Training (CAC 205)

What to Look Forward to

  • Information important to beginning seminary life
  • Meet fellow incoming students
  • Lunch with faculty and staff
  • Tips for success from current students
  • Sing-along with Patrick Thomas
  • Get acquainted with our student groups


Please visit the Campus Map to view parking availability. Please park in either the Live Oak Street Parking lot (N1) or the General Parking lot (E6).

Other Questions

Further questions can be directed to the Office of Student Life, in person on the first floor of Walvoord, by email at studentlife@dts.edu, or by phone at 214-887-5360.