Visit Campus

Come explore the beautiful grounds and campus of Southern Seminary.

Details and Accommodations

  • Schedule your individual campus visit for a Monday, Tuesday, Thursday, or Friday.
  • Wednesday campus visits are for future doctoral students only. These take place during the spring and fall semesters only.
  • In order to offset travel costs, we gladly offer two nights of lodging and meals for prospective students and their immediate family members on their first visit only. Additional friends are always welcome, though housing charges may apply.
  • If you are flying to Louisville International Airport or traveling by bus, please note this on the online request form. We will arrange for a complimentary shuttle to transport you and your family.

Sample Schedule

Visiting Campus on a Tuesday or Thursday

8:30 a.m. Class Visitation (Optional)
10 a.m. Chapel Service
Preview the preaching schedule here.
11:30 a.m. Admissions and Financial Aid Presentation
Noon Lunch with Faculty
1 p.m. Campus Tour
2 p.m. On-Campus Housing Tour (Optional)
2:30 p.m. Class Visitation (Optional)

Visiting Campus on a Monday or Friday

8:30 a.m. Class Visitation (Optional)
11:30 a.m. Admissions and Financial Aid Presentation
Noon Lunch with Faculty
1 p.m. Campus Tour
2 p.m. On-Campus Housing Tour (Optional)
2:30 p.m. Class Visitation (Optional)

There are limited class options for Mondays and Fridays. Please contact our office if you would like to attend class on one of those days.

Visiting Campus During the Summer or Winter

11:30 a.m. Admissions and Financial Aid Presentation
Noon Lunch with Admissions Counselor
1 p.m. Campus Tour
2 p.m. On-Campus Housing Tour (Optional)

We do welcome you to visit during breaks and summer vacation, but please be aware that there are not always classes in session and faculty members may not be available. Please contact our office if you would like to attend class on one of those days.

Special Visit Days

Doctoral Student Visits

Doctoral students can visit any day but Wednesday is the best day to visit because you have the opportunity to be a part of the 1892 Club doctoral student fellowship and sit in on colloquium.

Sample Schedule for Future Doctoral Student Visits

10:30 a.m. Admissions and Financial Aid Presentation
11 a.m. Campus Tour
Noon Lunch with Faculty
1 p.m. 1892 Club
2:30 p.m. Colloquium
4 p.m. Visit the Doctoral Common Room

Schedule Your Visit

  1. Register online to schedule your visit. We prefer a two week notice so that we can adequately prepare for your visit. While we are always glad to schedule visits within the two week window and accommodate visitors who “drop by,” we prefer to prepare for your visit so that we can serve you with excellence.
  2. Watch for a confirmation email to arrive in your inbox. Once we arrange all of your visit details, we will confirm the date, time and accommodations as well as include helpful information for your travel and arrival.

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Virtual Tour

For those who can't make the trip to Louisville to visit campus, we wanted to provide a taste of the on-campus experience online.

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