Things to Know

Registration • Where do I start?

Online Pre-registration is open and will close Friday, Sept. 2 at 5 p.m.
Onsite registration opens Sunday, Sept. 18 at 3 p.m. When you first arrive on campus, go directly to Summit Headquarters inside the McGlothlin Campus Center (see campus map). There you may pick up your registration packet.

Fee • How much does Summit cost?

Summit is an event open to all who register. We welcome your donation to Summit (ACU Box 29423).

Parking • Where can I park on campus?

Our campus is growing and construction is constant.  To avoid delays and get door service: park at Hillcrest Church or University Church and use our shuttle buses for door service to Moody Coliseum, Cullen Auditorium and the Onstead-Packer Bible Building. During the event, call 325-674-3744 to arrange transportation.

Class Schedule • Why are some class times different on Tuesday?

Class sessions are 45 minutes in length. Tuesday morning classes begin at different times that align with the university class schedule.

Child Care • What can my children do while I attend Summit?

Childcare is provided for preschool children at no charge for those who register. Please pre-register your child to ensure availability through on-line registration.

Daytime care (Hillcrest Church of Christ Nursery)
6 months to 5 years of age only
Monday: 8:30 a.m. - 12:15 p.m. and 1:15-4:15 p.m.
Tuesday: 8 a.m. - 12:15 p.m. and 1:15-4:45 p.m.
Wednesday: 8:30 a.m. - 12:15 p.m.

Exhibits • Where can I go for conversation and information?

Exhibits will be housed the McGlothlin Campus Center and the Onstead-Packer Biblical Studies Building.  For more information about exhibits or to reserve exhibit space, contact Sandy Lowe at 325-665-6193 or

2016 Exhibitors:

  • ACU Foundation
  • ACU Press
  • African Christian College/UKWAZI Makadamia
  • Cherokee Home for Children
  • Children’s Home of Lubbock
  • Christian Homes & Family Services
  • Foster's Home for Children
  • Graduate School of Theology ACU
  • Health Talents International
  • Mission Alive
  • Missions Resource Network
  • Mountain States Children’s Home
  • New Mexico Christian Children's Home
  • Noble Choices
  • Pine Tree Ministries
  • Predisan Health Ministries
  • Siburt Institute for Church Ministry
  • Spiritual Battle Plan Ministries
  • Sunny Glen Children's Home
  • Thai Comfort
  • Village of Hope
  • VMA
  • World Christian Broadcasting
  • World English Institute
  • Zoe Group Christian Music Resources

Lost and Found • Where do I go for lost and found?

Summit Headquarters in the McGlothlin Campus Center will be the lost and found desk.

Meals • Where can I eat on campus?

The World Famous Bean: Breakfast 7-9:30 a.m., Lunch 11:30 a.m. – 1:30 p.m., and Dinner 5-7 p.m.  If you would like a discount, show your registration lanyard to the cashier for every meal.  Register at Summit Headquarters in the McGlothlin Campus Center for more details. 

Shuttle Service • How can I get around campus?

Shuttle Service will be provided throughout Summit at no charge from 7 a.m. - 10 p.m. Pick-up/drop-off locations include Hillcrest Church of Christ, University Church of Christ, Onstead-Packer Biblical Studies Building, Cullen Auditorium and Moody Coliseum. During the event, call 325-674-3744 to arrange transportation.

Summit Contact • How do I get in contact with the Summit office?

Email or call 325-674-3750 or leave a message at the Summit Headquarters in the McGlothlin Campus Center.

Recordings • How can I listen to classes I miss or classes I enjoy?

CDs and DVDs: During Summit, CDs and DVDs orders may be made at the Summit Headquarters in the McGlothlin Campus Center.  After Summit, they may be ordered online at

Upcoming Events • What other events are coming?

  • Summit 2017Ancient Scripture, Future Church: The Choices We Make and the God We Serve (September 17-20, 2017)
  • Carmichael-Walling Lectures – November 3, 2016
  • Broom Colloquium – November 9-10, 2016
  • ElderLink  2016-17 Events
    ACU's ElderLink events are designed to equip, encourage and link those who lead and serve as elders in Churches of Christ. For details visit
    Dallas ElderLink at the Highland Oaks Church of Christ • November 11-12,2016
    Houston ElderLink at the West Houston Church of Christ • January 28, 2017
    Lubbock ElderLink at the South Plains Church of Christ • March 4, 2017
    Midwest ElderLink in Indianapolis, Indiana • April 8, 2017
Featured Presenter

This year, Summit is offering two separate All-Day Tracks: Faith Form and Medical Missions. To attend these tracks, simply show up at the Hunter Welcome Center in Zone C of the McCaleb Conference Center; no extra registration is required. click here to read more.