Live Online Orientation

Saturday, August 27 10am-11am Central

Welcome, new DTS students from around the world!

On Saturday, 8/27 at 10am Central, the live orientation for online and distance students will begin. If you have a question for the panel, please use the chat box to the right of the video area.


Live Stream

Live Chat



10:00-10:05 Mark Yarbrough
Introduction, welcome students to DTS.
10:05-10:10 Robert Garippa
Welcome from student services.
10:10-10:15 Bob Abegg
Online department overview and support.
10:15-10:20 Karen Holder
Student Success and finances.
10:20-10:25 Ryan Landis
Tips for success as an online student. Advising Overview.
10:25-10:30 Mark Yarbrough
Faculty perspective on online class and interaction.
10:30-10:35 Joe Allen
Chaplain's online availability. Closing spiritual encouragement.
10:40-11:00 Q&A
Interact with staff members through live chatbox.