New Student Orientation

All new on-campus students are required to attend orientation.

Orientation sessions

Upon acceptance to Southwestern Seminary, applicants will be sent information regarding the orientation schedule.

Former Southwestern students returning to Southwestern to complete a degree or work on another degree are not required to attend orientation.

Ladies interested in pursuing certificates in Seminary Studies for Student Wives, Ministry Studies, Women's Ministry, or Women's Studies may apply for admission by completing an abbreviated admission form through the Office of Admissions.

Ladies interested in pursuing one of our degreed programs (bachelor's or master's) may apply for admission by completing the application through the Office of Admissions.

Special Sessions

Online-only Students. A recording of the main New Student Orientation session will be posted on Canvas for online-only students.

International Session. International students are required to attend a special session after the general Fort Worth campus sessions. All students on F-1 student visas must attend these sessions.

Music Session. The School of Church Music and Worship will inform all new music students of the schedule for auditions and placement that take place prior to general school orientation.