The Center for Student Success

From orientation to graduation, The Center for Student Success is your source for academic and personal support at Southern Seminary. We are committed to helping you overcome challenges and make progress toward completing your degree. We understand that COVID-19 continues to affect everyone. The Student Success team is prepared to serve you by providing academic assistance and encouragement.
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Our Services

Academic Advising

Discuss your academic goals with an advisor and plan out your class schedule. Phone advising is available for off-campus students. Our office also provides advanced placement exams and processes course substitutions.

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The Writing Center

Receive writing assistance and improve your academic writing skills with writing staff members. Questions and papers can be submitted to The Writing Center for review.

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International Student Services

If you are an International Student, meet with an advisor for admission, immigration and cross-cultural adjustment–related questions.

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Assistance for Students with Disabilities

If you are a student with disabilities, meet with an advisor who will work with you to facilitate classroom and academic accommodations.

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Ministry Connections

Access the Ministry Connections network to find ministry opportunities and meet with our Ministry Connections specialist for resume advice and how to prepare for interviews.

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Student Success Strategy Guides

Language Tutors

Hebrew Tutor

Tom Sculthorpe

Monday: 1:00 pm – 2:30 pm
Wednesday: 10:00 am – 11:30 am
Contact Tom at, if you have questions or to request a socially-distanced appointment.
Location: Library Group Study Room 3

Note: The Hebrew tutor will be unavailable on Monday, Sept. 6 (Labor Day), Wednesday, Sept. 8, and Wednesday Nov. 17.


Greek Tutor

David Ozier

Tuesday: 3:00 pm – 5:00 pm
Wednesday: 1:00 pm – 3:00 pm
Contact David at, if you have questions or to request a socially-distanced appointment.
Location: Library Group Study Room 3

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The Center for Student Success
Norton 154

Office Hours
Monday through Friday
8 a.m. – 4:30 p.m.

Academic Advising is available from 9 a.m. – 4 p.m.

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