Southern Methodist University

Southern Methodist University

Southern Methodist University (SMU) is a nationally ranked global research university in the dynamic city of Dallas. SMU’s alumni, faculty and 11,000-plus students in seven degree-granting schools demonstrate an entrepreneurial spirit as they lead change in their professions, communities and the world. SMU’s location in Dallas, ranked No. 1 by among the best cities for jobs by Forbes 2017, enhances our ability to attract and retain top faculty and students, making SMU a nationally prominent university whose global reach gives our students access to abundant internships and career opportunities as well as the knowledge and the skills to change the world from any corner of the globe.

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The best way for students to get a feel for SMU is to visit. SMU offers many structured visits, such as Mustang Days, Academic Spotlights or Previews, where prospective students can meet current students, talk with academic representatives and tour campus. Prospective students can also attend an information session, speak with an admission counselor and tour on a weekday or selected Saturday. To register for a visit, visit

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