the Southern Baptist Theological Seminary

Center for Student Success

From orientation to graduation, The Center for Student Success is your source for academic and personal support at Southern Seminary.

The Center for Student Success is committed to help you overcome challenges and progress toward completing your degree. We believe that every Southern student is capable of academic achievement. Our office provides support for you in the following areas:


Academic Advising – Discuss your academic goals with an advisor and plan out your class schedule. Phone advising is available for off-campus students. Our office also provides advanced placement exams and processes course substitutions.


The Writing Center – Receive writing assistance and improve your academic writing skills with writing staff members. Questions and papers can be submitted to The Writing Center for review.


International Student Services – If you are an International Student, meet with an advisor for admission, immigration and cross-cultural adjustment–related questions.


Assistance for Students with Disabilities – If you are a student with disabilities, meet with an advisor who will work with faculty to ensure that your needs are met in the classroom.


Ministry Connections – Access the Ministry Connections network to find ministry opportunities and meet with our Ministry Connections specialist for resume advice and how to prepare for interviews.


Greek and Hebrew Tutoring

Hebrew:  Tuesdays, 5:30-7 p.m. and Fridays, 9-11 a.m.

Greek:  Tuesdays, 1-2:30 p.m. and Thursdays, 1-2:30 p.m.

Location: SBTS Library, Haldeman Room


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 Office Hours:

Monday through Friday
8:00 a.m. EST – 4:30 p.m. EST
Norton 154

Academic Advising hours
9:00 a.m. EST – 4:00 p.m. EST

Contact Us:
(502) 897-4680


That the man of God may be perfect, throughly furnished unto all good works.