Ph.D. and Th.M. New Student Orientation

The Ph.D. and Th.M. New Student Orientation is specially designed to meet the unique needs of incoming advanced research students at Asbury Theological Seminary. The orientation is divided into three dates (August 31, September 1, and 18) and focuses on building community, enabling students to successfully navigate their degree programs, and providing tools to enhance the scholarly journey. (View Schedule)

The Office of Advanced Research Programs requires each incoming Ph.D. and Th.M. student to attend Part 2 and Part 3 of the orientation on the Kentucky Campus. If it is unavoidable that you cannot attend these sessions, please contact the Office of Advanced Research Programs in advance of September 1 and 18 to make alternate arrangements to secure this information.

Contact Information
Office of Advanced Research Programs 
Phone: 859.858.2081 
The Advanced Research Programs Office Suite is located on the first floor of the Morris Administration Building (AD103). 
Office Hours: Monday through Friday, 8:30 a.m.-Noon and 1-4:30 p.m.

The Department Site of Advanced Research Programs: