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Dallas Campus Orientation

Spring 2016 Entering Students

Thursday, January 7, 2016

Our Spring Orientation will be held on Thursday, January 7, 2016. Please mark your calendars and be sure to attend. While Orientation is not required, it is highly recommended that new students and students transitioning from online-only/extension sites to the Dallas Campus attend.

RSVP for Orientation

Orientation Checklist    New Student To-Do List

Orientation Day Schedule

Department Information

Walvoord-1st Fl
8:00 a.m.-4:30 p.m.
Morning Sessions
7:45 AM Check-in
8:00 AM Intro/Welcome
8:30 AM Seminary Staff/Department Info
8:55 AM Break
9:10 AM Seminary Staff/Department Info contd.
10:00 AM Break
10:15 AM Seminary Life and Helpful Hints
11:00 AM Break
11:10 AM Meet the Academic Dean & Faculty
11:50 AM Lunch with Faculty & Staff
Afternoon Sessions
1:30 - 2:30 PM Get ID picture taken
1:30 – 2:00 PM Direct Loan Interview
(required if applying for loans)
2:00 – 2:30 PM Black Student Fellowship
2:00 – 2:30 PM Women Student Fellowship
2:30 – 4:30 PM MMPI Assessment
(required of all students except non-degree, CBTS/CGS, DMin, and PhD)

Please visit the Campus Map to view parking availability. Please park in either the Live Oak Street Parking lot (N1) or the General Parking lot (E6).

Things to look forward to:

  • Information important to beginning seminary life
  • Meet fellow students
  • Lunch with faculty and staff
  • Sing-a-long with Patrick Thomas
  • Get your DTS ID picture taken

Further questions can be directed to Student Services, in person on the first floor of Walvoord, by email at, or by phone at 214-887-5360.