Visit Southern Seminary on Your Way to the SBC Annual Meeting

Include a stop on campus in your travel plans to this year's SBC Annual Meeting in Indianapolis!

Southern Seminary is conveniently located 2 minutes off of I-64 and 10 minutes off of I-65.

Plan to visit Southern on the way to the annual meeting on Saturday, June 8 or on your way back on Thursday, June 13.

Up to two nights hotel lodging available for qualified prospective students.

Tour Campus

Tour campus, hear from admissions, and meet faculty and staff during our visit experience.

Refuel at Scholars’ Coffee

Enjoy coffee, tea, and light refreshments at Scholars’ Coffee.

See the Renovated Library

See the newly renovated James P. Boyce Centenial Library.

Meet with Faculty

Meet with members of our faculty and see what it is like to study with the authors.

Explore Degree Options

Learn how Southern Seminary prepares you for a lifetime of faithfulness.

Shop at the Bookstore

Stop in and visit the largest theological bookstore in North America.

Register for a visit with Admissions



Front of Norton Hall

Details and Accomodations


  • Visits include an admissions presentation, campus tour, and other appointments upon request.
  • We gladly offer two nights of lodging for prospective students and their immediate family members on their first visit. Additional friends are always welcome, though housing charges may apply. Guests must attend the entire visit schedule below to qualify for complimentary lodging.
  • Up to $100 in travel reimbursement may be available for prospective masters students who are planning to relocate to Louisville for studies. Click here to learn more. Reimbursement is not guaranteed until approved by our office.
  • Please note that Louisville is in the Eastern time zone.

Schedule Your Visit

  1. Register online to schedule your visit. Please provide us with at least two-weeks notice of your plan to visit so we can arrange the details of your stay.
  2. Bringing a group? Please contact our Visit Experience team at campusvisit@sbts.edu so we can accommodate you.
  3. Please note that Louisville is in the Eastern time zone. Plan your travel accordingly.
  4. Other prospective students may be present for the presentation, lunch, and tour. 
  5. Watch for a confirmation email to arrive in your inbox. Once we arrange all of your visit details, we will confirm the date, time, and accommodations as well as include helpful information for your travel and arrival.
  6. Questions? Can’t make it to any of our scheduled visit times? Feel free to reach out to our Visit Experience team at campusvisit@sbts.edu or (502) 897-4200.

Visit Schedule

If you’re called to ministry, you’re called to prepare.

Let us show you how Southern Seminary equips you for your calling.

Register for your visit:

Are you ready to become a pastor, counselor, or church leader who is Trusted for Truth?

Preview Day

Friday, April 12