Student Life

Student Life supports the mission of Southern Seminary by keeping students alert to their call to work hard for the Kingdom while resting in Christ.
We call students to think carefully about worshipping the Lord Jesus Christ in every sphere of their lives.


Student Care

Single or married, life can be challenging and we want to come alongside you with biblical truth as you navigate life’s challenges. While studying the Word of God, we often need help living it.

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Men and Women of the Word

Men of the Word and Women of the Word are 10 week mentorship programs for students aspiring to serve the church.

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Ministry Leaders Internship

The Ministry Leaders Internship trains men and women for their unique leadership roles in ministry. Ministry Leadership Interns will work under the office of Student Life to promote a culture of discipleship.

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Women at Southern

At Southern Seminary, we recognize the vital role that women play in God’s Kingdom. To that end, we’ve created a variety of special programs and ministries to address women’s needs and equip them for whatever calling God has placed on their lives.

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Student Organizations

Grow in community, communication, and spirituality with other students at Southern.

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The seminary community gathers to worship in Alumni Memorial Chapel on Tuesday and Thursday at 10 a.m. All offices will be closed during this time.

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Upcoming Events

A Southern Christmas

Friday, December 4, 2015

Come fellowship with us from 6:30-8:30 as we celebrate our Savior’s birth. We’ll sing carols, enjoy refreshments, host a gingerbread house competition, show The Grinch, and hear the Christmas Story, read by our very own Dr Jeremy Pierre.

Gingerbread House Competition

We provide the materials; you provide the artistic skill.
  • Note: This will be the email address we will use to contact you with specific instructions regarding the Gingerbread House Competition.
  • Due to space constrictions, your group may have a minimum of 2 persons or a maximum of 5 persons.

Tacky Christmas Sweater Photo Contest

Dress tacky and win $150 to local Louisville restaurants? Sign me up! We are hosting a Tacky Christmas Sweater Photo Contest. Here are the rules of the game:

  • The picture will be judged on 3 criteria:
    • Christmas Theme
    • Creativity
    • Uniqueness of Location
  • The picture must be submitted on Instagram in the following 3 ways:
    • Follow SBTS_Student_Life if you are not following us already.
    • Tag SBTS_Student_Life in your picture.
    • Include #ASouthernChristmas in your caption.
  • The picture must be taken with a cell phone; no professional shots.
  • Only one submission per person (though an individual may appear in multiple submissions).
  • All participants in your picture must be SBTS or Boyce students, faculty, staff or families thereof.
  • There is no limit to the amount of people who may participate in your photo; HOWEVER, the prize remains the same.
  • The winner will be announced on the night of our event, A Southern Christmas. The submitter of the picture must be present to claim the prize.

All submissions are due by Wednesday, Dec 2 at 5pm

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