Arrival Info

The dates for Winter 2020 IBS are January 15, 2020 - January 28, 2020.

IBS begins on Tuesday (1/14/20) at 7pm with the IBS Orientation.

On-site registration will be in room 1301 from 3pm to 6pm on Tuesday, January 14, 2020. When you arrive, check in at the El Caribe front desk to get your room key.

IBS Orientation starts at 7:00pm on Tuesday, January 14, 2020 in the main ballroom at the El Caribe. Please note that Intro to Christian Theology will have a final exam on January 29.

IBS Schedule

IBS classes will not run on the traditional Monday through Friday work week schedule. Classes will run from Wednesday, Jan. 15 to Saturday, Jan. 18; Tuesday, Jan. 21 to Friday, Jan. 24; and Monday, Jan. 27 to Tuesday, Jan. 28. (see picture of schedule below)

In order to honor the Martin Luther King Jr. holiday, Sunday, Jan. 19 and Monday, Jan 20 will be days off. Saturday, Jan. 25 and Sunday, Jan. 26 will also be off.

There will be two required seminars outside class on Saturday, January 18 and Friday, January 24.


Intro to Christian Theology

8:00-10:00am, January 15-28, 2020 with a final exam on Jan. 29th.

**NOTE: ICT ends January 28 and the final exam will be administered on Wednesday, January 29 from 9:00-11:00am.  (If you are flying out on January 29, be sure to leave yourself plenty of time to check out and get to the airport after the final.)

Bible Study Methods

10:30am-12:30pm, January 15-28, 2020

MPD Faith and Finances Conference Schedule 

MPD Faith and Finances begins Wednesday, January 29 and ends at 6 p.m. on Saturday evening, February 1, 2020.