the Southern Baptist Theological Seminary

Campus Amenities


The James P. Boyce Centennial Library is one of the world’s largest theological libraries. It is the home of 1,000,000 items including 388,000 volumes. Your first seminar on campus will include a session on the many services available to distance students, including library lending and access to online resources for research.

Campus Bookstore

The LifeWay Campus Bookstore is operated by LifeWay Christian Resources. There is a wide range of academic books and resources available.

Rec Center

The Health and Recreation Center offers a fitness room, 1/12 mile indoor track, three racquetball courts, two basketball courts, a large indoor pool, a hot tub, and locker rooms with showers, a steam room, and a sauna. The fitness room provides a total workout combining cardio equipment, free weights and an array of weight machines.

5th & Broadway Convenience Store and Post Office

5th and Broadway has more than just seminary sweatshirts, t-shirts, coffee mugs, and other paraphernalia. It also has some of the essentials of a convenience store you may want while you’re here on campus and a full service print shop.

Founders Café

Grab a bite to eat or a latte by the fireplace. Study, email, or just take a break. Founders Café is a great place to eat, socialize, or both. Founders Café has an assortment of snacks, drinks, freshly made sandwiches, and treats.

For more information on amenities and resources available to Southern Seminary students, visit the Current Students webpage.

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