Recruiter on the Road

Recruiter on the Road

Candler School of Theology admissions representatives travel all over the country to meet with prospective students at graduate schools and job fairs, information sessions at colleges and universities, and through denominational events. This calendar is updated frequently, so please check back periodically for any changes to the schedule. We look forward to meeting you on the road!

View our map to see when Candler will be in your area! 

*Candler participates in two joint recruiting groups: The Graduate Religion and Theology Admissions Collaborative (GRTAC) and the Association of United Methodist Theological Schools (AUMTS) Seminary Caravan.

GRTAC member schools include Emory University Candler School of Theology, Duke Divinity School, Harvard Divinity School, Union Theological Seminary in the city of New York, University of Chicago Divinity School, and Yale Divinity School.

AUMTS Seminary Caravan member schools include twelve of the thirteen seminaries of The United Methodist Church.

DateEvent TypeLocationRep
Sept. 21, 3:00-6:00 p.m. CSTGrad School ExpoRhodes College, Bryan Campus Life Center Ballroom, 2000 North Parkway, Memphis, TN, 38112

The Rev. Birgitte French 01T

Sept. 21, 6:30-8:30 p.m. ESTSeminary Recruitment FairUnion Theological Seminary, 3401 Broadway, New York, NY 10027Alisha Gordon 15T
Sept. 22, 11:00 a.m. - 1:30 p.m. (CST)Hendrix Seminary Day

Hendrix College, 1600 Washington Avenue, Conway, AR 72032

Colin Bagby 15T
Sept. 27, 4:30-7:30 p.m. (CST)Theological Education DinnerBirmingham-Southern College, 900 Arkadelphia Road, Birmingham, AL 35254TBA
DateEvent TypeLocationRep
October 3 – 5R.I.M. RetreatMississippi United Methodist Annual Conference, Camp Wesley PinesRepresentative = Dr. Brent Strawn
October 10, 11 a.m. – 2 pm.VisitHuntingdon College, 1500 E Fairview Ave, Montgomery, ALRepresentative = Mary Lou Greenwood Boice
October 18, 11 a.m. – 6:30 p.m.Mars Hill Seminary DayMars Hill University, 100 Athletic Street, Mars Hill, NCRepresentative = TBA
October 19, 9 a.m. – 3 p.m.Justice & Mission FairBelmont University, Bell Tower Plaza, 1900 Belmont Blvd, Nashville, TNRepresentative = Mary Lou Greenwood Boice
October 19, 9:30 a.m. – 3 p.m.Seminary FairCalvin College, Hekman Library, 1855 Knollcrest Circle, SE, Grand Rapids, MIRepresentative = Jory White
October 20, 11 a.m. – 2 p.m. Seminary DayHope College, Mass Auditorium, 100 East 8th Street, Holland, MIRepresentative = Jory White
October 26, 1 – 5 p.m.Theological Education FairHigh Point University, Plato Wilson Commerce Building, 1 University Parkway, High Point, NC Representative = TBA
October 26, 1 – 5 p.m. Career, Graduate, and Professional School FairBethune-Cookman University, Johnson Center for Civic Engagement, 1725 Richard Petty Blvd, Daytona Beach, FLRepresentative = TBA
October 27, 11:30 a.m. – 1:30 p.m.Graduate School ExpoUniversity of North Georgia, Hoag Student Center, Dahlonega, GA  30597Representative = TBA
October 27, 9:30 a.m. – 4 p.m.Seminary and Divinity School DayAugsburg College, 2111 Riverside Avenue, Minneapolis, MNRepresentative = Jory White
DateEvent TypeLocationRep
November 1Education FairUS Army Chaplain School, Fort Jackson, SCRepresentative = Ashly Cargle-Thompson
November 3, 10 a.m. – 2 p.m.Graduate School FairWofford College, 429 North Church Street, Spartanburg, SC  29303Representative = TBA
November 4-6NEXT ConferenceRepresentative = Mary Lou Greenwood Boice
November 16, 9 a.m. – 3 p.m.Volunteer, Service, and Graduate School FairLynchburg College, Drysdale Student CenterRepresentative = TBA
DateEvent TypeLocationRep
January 2-5National Festival of Young Preachers   Embassy Suites, 1801 Newtown Pike, Lexington, KYRepresentative = Tanner White 17T
January 10 – 12Convocation for Black PastorsHilton Daytona Beach Resort Oceanwalk Village, Daytona Beach, FLRepresentative = TBA

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