SMU-in-Taos
  • SMU-in-Taos offers credit courses in the arts, sciences, business and other disciplines in a hands-on learning environment.
  • Enjoy learning amid the beautiful setting of SMU-in-Taos, nestled in the Sangre de Cristo Mountains and surrounded by Carson National Forest.
  • Nature’s bounty supplies you with opportunities beyond the traditional classroom environment with abundant space to explore, learn and grow.
  • Enjoy activities like hiking Wheeler Peak, white water rafting on the Rio Grande River or finding a special place for personal reflection.
  • SMU-in-Taos is located at historic Fort Burgwin, a reconstructed pre-Civil War fort and the site of a 13th-century Native American pueblo.
  • The majestic landscape, archaeological sites and cultural diversity provide a living laboratory for courses ranging from biology to geology, literature to history.
  • Small class sizes and outdoor activities – fly-fishing, hiking, biking and more – further enhance the Taos experience. Course offerings support most majors and minors.
  • The campus features an auditorium, classrooms, computer lab and library, giving students the resources to excel in their academic pursuits.
  • Paint a landscape outdoors, dig into archaeological research, and take advantage of the area’s natural history and the beauty of the American Southwest.
  • Learning goes far beyond the classroom as you soak in knowledge and culture through trips to local museums, historic points of interest and archaeological sites.

 

PACK YOUR BAGS FOR ADVENTUROUS STUDY

Your destination is SMU-in-Taos, SMU's beautiful 423-acre campus in Taos New Mexico. SMU-in-Taos offers credit courses in the arts, sciences, business and other disciplines in an inspirational setting designed for adventurous learners. Our unique program is designed to provide SMU students from all disciplines with an amazing living and learning experience.

SUMMER 2014 IN TAOS

OPEN HOUSE

Stop by our weekly Open House for more information!
Drop by, pick up an application and find out why students love Taos

WHEN: Held Wednesdays from 12:00pm – 5:00pm
WHERE: SMU-in-Taos Office, 338 Laura Lee Blanton

SUMMER 2014 DATES

May
Arrival – May 14
1st Day of Class – May 15
Last day of Class – May 30 (includes exam)
Departure Day – May 31

JUNE
Arrival – June 4
1st Day of Class – June 5
Last day of Class – July 2 (includes exam)
Departure Day – July 3

MINI-JUNE
Arrival – June 4
1st Day of Class – June 5
Last day of Class – June 20 (includes exam)
Departure Day – June 21

AUGUST
Arrival – August 5
1st Day of Class – August 6
Last day of Class – August 21 (includes exam)
Departure Day – August 22

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