Southern Seminary's course schedule is designed to give our students maximum flexibility.
You can view the on-campus and online course schedules below.
2023-2024 On-Campus Schedule
|Fall Semester||Aug. 14 – Nov. 16||First day of class|
|Final Exams||Nov. 17-18, 20-21|
|Winter Term*||Dec. 4||First day of class|
|Spring Semester||Jan. 22 – Apr. 26||First day of class|
|Final Exams||Apr. 29 – May 3|
|Summer Term*||June 3||First day of class|
*Winter & Summer courses are held over 8 weeks and in-person schedules vary. See the Public Course List for more information.
2023-2024 Online Learning Schedule
|Term||Dates||Add / Drop Dates|
|Fall 1 (F1)||Aug. 7 – Oct. 1||Aug. 1 / Aug. 11|
|Break Week||Oct. 2-6|
|Fall 2 (F2)||Oct 9 – Dec. 3||Oct. 9 / Oct. 13|
|Winter (JA)||Dec. 4 – Feb. 4|
Christmas Break: Dec. 25 – 29
|Dec. 4 / Dec. 8|
|Spring 1 (S1)||Feb. 5 – Mar. 31||Feb. 5 / Feb. 9|
|Break Week||Apr. 1 – 5|
|Spring 2 (S2)||Apr. 8 – June 2||Apr. 8 / Apr. 12|
|Summer (SU)||Jun. 3 – Jul. 28||Jun. 3 / Jun. 7|
|Break Week||Jul. 29 – Aug. 2|
Frequently Asked Questions
Modulars and J-Terms are hybrid courses at Southern that blend both on-campus and online formats.
Students will complete the course work online as well as attend a two-day on-campus experience (for Modulars) or a 1 week on-campus experience (for J-terms).
J-Terms are only held during winter or summer terms.
Yes, on-campus students are allowed to take online, modular, or J-Term courses during winter or summer terms.
Yes, students may apply for any of our terms and begin taking classes in the fall, winter, spring, or summer.
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For a complete schedule of the Southern Seminary academic year, click the link below.View Academic Calendar