Attend Inside Perkins Event for Prospective Students on Friday, Feb. 9

DALLAS (SMU) - Explore the possibilities of a life-changing graduate theological education.  

All prospective degree and non-degree students are invited to attend Inside Perkins, a free information session offered by Perkins School of Theology, from 9:30 a.m. to 4 p.m. on Friday, February 9.

Inside Perkins participants will have an opportunity to engage with students and faculty, attend a class with Abraham Smith, Professor of New Testament, tour the school’s facilities and learn more about admissions and financial aid. Additionally, attendees can discover more and inquire about Perkins’ Global Theological Education and Intern programs.

“Attending Inside Perkins gives prospective students the unique opportunity to experience our learning community first-hand,” said Herbert Coleman, Director of Recruitment and Admissions. “We will provide an up-close look at how a Perkins education will further enhance a student’s journey and call to ministry.”

Visit the Perkins School of Theology website for more information about Inside Perkins as well as to register for the program. If you have additional questions about Inside Perkins or admission applications, contact Herbert Coleman, Director of Recruitment and Admissions, at or 214-768-2139.

Registration information available online


Perkins School of Theology, founded in 1911, is one of five official University-related schools of theology of The United Methodist Church. Degree programs include the Master of Divinity, Master of Sacred Music, Master of Theological Studies, Master of Arts in Ministry, Master of Theology, Doctor of Ministry, and Doctor of Pastoral Music as well as the Ph.D., in cooperation with The Graduate Program in Religious Studies at SMU’s Dedman College of Humanities and Sciences.