New Student Orientation

Join us for Truett's New Student Orientation August 20-21. This is a great time for community connection, socializing, and a chance to make the most out of your seminary experience.

*All new students are required to attend orientation sessions. Friday is optional for commuter students and Baylor students. If you have a laptop please bring it Friday. Your spouse and/or children are invited to attend dinner in a faculty home on Thursday evening.


9:00am Registration in the Great Hall
9:30am Worship and Devotion in the Chapel
10am Truett Seminary: Who are We?
10:15am Break
10:30am Breakout 1 (based on orientation group) - Room 107 or the Great Hall
11am Break
11:15am Breakout 2
11:45am Lunch with Orientation Groups
1:00pm Breakout 3
1:30pm Breakout 4
2:00pm Break (move to the Great Hall)
2:15pm Truett Scavenger Hunt
3:30pm Orientation Group Time
6:0-8:00pm Dinner at McLane Stadium


(Optional for commuters and Baylor students. Bring a laptop if you have one.)
8:30am Welcome and Breakfast in the Great Hall
8:45am Worship in the Great Hall
9am Library Tour and Campus Tour
10:30am Break (Return to the Great Hall)
10:45am Resources and Training: Airbear/Canvas/Pawprints/Bearweb*

*You will need your email login (Bear ID and Password) during this session
12:00pm Lunch on Your Own
1:00pm Information Session for International Students

Student IDs — Speight Parking Garage
Parking Pass (purchase online through Parking Services)


Parking is available in the parking garage next door to Truett Seminary. New students will be able to park in the parking garage during Orientation. It is important to note that a parking permit is required once classes begin.

If you have any questions, please call Maggie in the Truett Student Services office at 254-710-6071 or 1-800-BAYLOR-U, option 5.