Southern Methodist University

Dallas Texas

Team Name: Mustangs

Address: 6425 Boaz Ln., Dallas, TX 75205


Phone: 214-768-2000

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Southern Methodist University

Dallas Texas

THE OPTIMISTIC OUTLOOK of Dallas is at the heart of Southern Methodist University (SMU). For more than a century, SMU’s enterprising spirit has helped shape Dallas into a global gateway for people of all backgrounds who want to change the world. This comprehensive research university joined with an energetic city creates an opportunity powerhouse where over 12,000 undergraduate and graduate students forge their success in a rigorous academic environment and own their future.

SMU prepares Mustangs for a rapidly changing world, and jobs that don’t yet exist. A flexible common curriculum is built on a solid liberal arts foundation that allows students to pursue single or multiple majors and experience different cultures. SMU graduates greet the workforce with multiple competencies and global savvy.

New areas of study include data science, where regardless of major, students develop data fluency and innovative thinking. Faculty mentors poise students to succeed through research, civic engagement, creative works, and internships.

By The Numbers


Acceptance Rate 53%
Median composite SAT score 1440
Median ACT score 32
Undergraduate Enrollment 7,056
Students on Financial Aid 70.6%


In-State Tuition $2,298  per hour
Out-of-State Tuition $2,298  per hour
Room and Board $7,001+


African American Students 4.9%
Asian American Students 8.3%
Hispanic Students 14.5%
International Students 4.1%
Male/Female Ratio 49/51

Campus Life

Greek System Yes
Freshman Living on Campus
Freshmen Who Return 90%
Student/Teacher Ratio 12:1
Full-Time Faculty 723


Graduation in Four Years 75%
Graduation Overall 82%
Alumni Who Give $ to School 10%

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