Southwestern Baptist Theological Seminary exists to provide theological education for individuals engaging in Christian ministry. Located on campus is The Riley Center that offers 12 flexible rooms which provide 55,000 square feet of conference space, seating a total of 1,200. The Jimmy and Carol Ann Draper Guest Housing Center inside The Riley Center includes 48 luxury guestrooms and 7 suites. Also available is the MacGorman Chapel and Performing Arts Center. With a 3,500 seat auditorium, the 96,000 square-foot center is ideal for conferences, concerts, recitals, and a host of other events that require ample seating, stage space and lighting.