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A Great Place to Live and Learn

SMU Guildhall is located in Plano, Texas, just north of Dallas
 
The Dallas/Plano area is recognized as one of the birth places of the video game industry and is home to over 50 game studios, app developers and digital technology companies and a vibrant game development community. The region is also recognized as one of the top places in the United States to live, work, learn, and play. It is the nation's fourth-largest metropolitan area, home to about 6.5 million people, and is one of the nation’s leading centers for business, innovation, culture and service. This richly diverse Dallas metroplex offers a thriving culinary scene, leading arts district, five different professional sports teams, trendy entertainment districts, and endless cultural and entertainment opportunities.
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SMU Guildhall Campus

The SMU-in-Plano campus consists of four buildings that house a number of SMU graduate programs, Continuing and Professional Education, summer youth camps, Community Services, and Corporate Meeting Spaces. Within the Guildhall, we function and are modeled after the game studio environment. Our classrooms offer high-tech design and function, and our student project studios mirror the look, feel, and functionality of real game studio spaces. Within our building, you'll also find an advanced technology lab, a usability lab, audio and game libraries, student lounges and study spaces, and more. You can even play 165 arcade games here!

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