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 9-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

Student Organizations exist to establish community, communication and spiritual growth among groups who share a common affinity at Southern Seminary. Browse our current student organizations or consider beginning a new student organization.

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Upcoming Events

All Student Summit

Tues, Sept 27 | 7-9:30pm

All students and student spouses are welcome and encouraged to attend the All Student Summit. You’ll have the opportunity to hear from some of Southern Seminary’s key faculty and administrative leaders on topics vital to your well-being, such as but not limited to, “Taking Care of Your Soul,” “Taking Care of Your Marriage,” and “Taking Care of Your Finances.”

But wait…there’s more. Register here for a chance to win a book bundle of our favorite books related to the lecture topics at the All Student Summit. If drawn, you must be present at the All Student Summit in order to claim your book bundle.


Tues, Oct 18 | 7-9pm

All female students and student wives in the Boyce College and Southern Seminary communities are invited to Koinonia. Join us for a wonderful chance to fellowship together mid-semester, making new friends and deepening old relationships.

Sample the World

Sat, Oct 29 | 6-8:30pm

Come and celebrate the cultural diversity we have on the campus of Southern Seminary while rejoicing in the one gospel that unites us all together.

Tickets are $1/dish and will be available in the Student Life Office beginning October 1, 2016. You may also purchase tickets the night of the event. All proceeds will go to short-term missions trips offered through the Bevin Center.


Sat, Nov 5 | 9am-2pm

For women in ministry, knowing how to study and teach God’s Word is vital. All female students and student wives are invited to join us in Legacy 303, as faculty wife Nora Allison teaches us how to study God’s Word, paying careful attention to the different genres of Scripture. This event is free for students and student wives, but preregistration is required. Register by October 20.


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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