SMU Student Handbook

SMU Student Handbook


2016-17 SMU Student Handbook CoverThe SMU Student Handbook* is maintained and updated by the Office of the Dean of Student Life, located in the Hughes-Trigg Student Center, Suite 302. A hard copy of the Handbook is available upon request in the Student Life Office. Click here or on the cover image to the right to view a PDF version of the 2016-17 Student Handbook.

NOTE: All students living in on-campus housing are also expected to abide by the Community Standards for Residents as set by the Residence Life & Student Housing office.

Select from the links to the right to view the text of the Student Handbook.

The SMU Student Handbook cover was designed by Jessica Betancourt.



*The policies listed in the Student Code of Conduct are reviewed and revised annually by faculty, staff and students. Upon approval of changes to the Code of Conduct by the President of the University, an updated Student Handbook is published each summer. Students, faculty and staff may make suggestions for revisions and changes by getting in touch with the SMU Student Senate, located in the Hughes-Trigg Student Center, Suite 300, ph. 214-768-4400.

Last revision - 13 July 2016