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We’ve Been Expecting You

This special place that we call the Hilltop is for you. Feel at home as you look around. This is where you’ll take that life-changing class, have those amazing conversations with your professors, make a late-night dinner run with your friends and cheer on your favorite teams. We’re happy you’re here.

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Visit SMU – in-person or virtually

Whether you want to start a company, shape your own research or stand out in today’s global marketplace, come see how our 234-acre tree-lined think tank near the heart of Dallas will prepare you to own your future.

Admission Events

At SMU, we host numerous events and guide you every step of the way to becoming an enrolled Mustang! We can help you learn more about the application process, financial aid, selecting a major and much more!

Don’t lose out! Just by submitting your SMU application, you’ll be automatically considered for a range of academic awards, including the President’s Scholarship, our prestigious full-ride award.



Explore the Hilltop – from the resources that drive academic success and the spirit and traditions that energize student life to ways to get involved on campus, how you can stay active, and so much more!

How would you like to tour SMU?

There are two ways to tour SMU’s beautiful campus. We offer in-person daily tour options or virtual visits. Either way you decide to see SMU, we know you will love it here!


Mustang Days

Summer and Fall

Make Your Day a Mustang Day! Mustang Days give you a 360° view of SMU in a virtual setting. Get the inside track on admission, scholarships, financial aid*, and campus life.