Orientation Details

Friday, January 10, 2020
8:45 a.m. to 12:45 p.m.
Campbell Academic Center

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. If possible, please bring a laptop with you to Orientation.


8:45 a.m.Check-in
9:00 a.m.Welcome
9:10 a.m.Worship & Word with the Chaplain’s Office
9:40 a.m.Meet the Student Life Leadership
9:55 a.m.Meet the Student Groups
10:50 a.m.Student Panel: Navigating Seminary Life
11:20 a.m.Charge from the President
11:35 a.m.Meet the Academic Dean & Faculty
11:50 a.m.Lunch with Faculty & Staff
12:45 p.m.Closing Remarks

Logos Training

1:00 p.m.Logos Basics Orientation Training

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
  • Worship with the DTS family
  • 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 Stearns, by email at studentlife@dts.edu, or by phone at 214-887-5360.