BTS is a religious, non-profit Seminary representing Jesus Christ to Birmingham and the world. BTS expects its students to conduct themselves in a manner that will not raise questions regarding their Christian testimonies (I Corinthians 10:31, Colossians 3:17). A Christian lifestyle should reflect the Biblical perspective of integrity and appropriate personal and family relationships, business conduct and moral behavior. BTS students are expected to demonstrate a teachable spirit, an ability to share love for others, a willingness to live contentedly under authority and a commitment to follow Matthew 18 principle when an issue arises with fellow students. The BTS Statement of Faith expects all students to maintain a lifestyle based on Biblical standards of moral conduct in which Christ has pre-eminence (Colossians 1:18).
BTS students are not allowed to bring firearms, weapons, explosives, or other dangerous materials on campus unless certified by the State of Alabama as a Law Enforcement/Peace Officer.