New Student Orientation

All new on-campus students, including those attending extension centers, are required to attend orientation.

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.

Special Sessions

Online-only Students. A recording of the main New Student Orientation session will be posted on Blackboard 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.