the Southern Baptist Theological Seminary

While on Campus


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. All Southern Seminary students have full access to library resources, including library lending and access to online resources for research. See their Distance Student Services page for more information.

Campus Bookstore

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

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, a post office, and a full service print shop.

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.

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, see Current Students.

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