"Dancing with the Black Eyed Peas for the Super Bowl in Dallas was an unforgettable experience, and one that would not have been possible had I not been attending SMU in Dallas. It is obvious from the classes and professors I have had so far that the sky is the limit."
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"From business executives to famous musicians, and even George W. Bush himself, it seems like I am always meeting new people and building connections in all different areas. Dallas has so many different things to offer. I can’t name something that Dallas doesn’t have"
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"SMU’s Big iDeas Program enabled me to create a nonprofit in Dallas and serve those in need. Effective community action and change originate from the combination of education, advocacy and service. I am passionate about giving back to Dallas, a city that has given me so much."
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"For the past two summers, I interned with BNSF Railway’s technology services. I was the lead programmer for a new Java web-based application tool that automated telecommunication reports. Thanks to my SMU education, I felt confident to take on this challenge."
See how Dallas is big on vision.
SMU draws on the resources of its location in Dallas – a larger-than-life city that is among the leading centers in the nation for business, innovation, culture and service.
Our small classes are driven by personal attention so that you can be inspired to dream big in Dallas, the city of big ideas and big opportunities. Our beautiful campus is small enough for you to pursue a variety of academic disciplines and large enough to accommodate 100 majors and 75 minors. SMU's location in Dallas sets the stage for intellectual curiosity, creativity and preparation for real-world success in a variety of careers around the world.
Bigger than your boundless imagination, bigger than limitless possibilities. Together, SMU and Dallas offer a place where you can dream big and make it happen.
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