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SMU-in-Taos

SMU-in-Taos

Conferences & Retreats Learn MorePACK YOUR BAGS FOR ADVENTUROUS STUDY

Your destination is SMU-in-Taos, SMU's beautiful 423-acre campus in Northern New Mexico. Our distinctive mountain campus offers courses during the summer and winter breaks. SMU-in-Taos is a unique academic environment that encourages experiential learning and interdisciplinary collaboration.  Credit-bearing courses are offered in the arts, sciences, business and other disciplines in an inspirational setting designed for adventurous learners. These unique, hands-on courses are taught by SMU faculty and count exactly the same as courses taken in Dallas.  The beautiful SMU-in-Taos campus provides SMU students with an amazing living and learning experience. The SMU-in-Taos experience is also available to educational, corporate and non-profit groups through our conference and retreat services.  Are you ready for Adventurous Study?

SUMMER TERMS 2016 -- APPLY NOW!

Apply now for May, June or August term. These terms are valuable opportunities for students across the disciplines to accelerate degree completion.  The living-learning environment in Taos offers the perfect complement to learning in Dallas.  Students focus on one or two small, personalized courses during concentrated terms.  These classes allow for experiential learning and interdisciplinary collaboration.  Many courses emphasize Southwest studies, sustainability and wellness. Choose your courses and apply today

2016 TERM DATES

JANUARY

Jan 2, Sat: Travel/Arrival of Mountain Sports students, 2-6 pm.
Jan 3, Sun: Trave/Arrival of all other students, 2-6 pm.
Jan 4, Mon: First day of classes. 
Jan 13, Wed: Last day of classes, including exams.
Jan 14, Thurs: Departure of students, by 10 am

MAY

May 11, Wed: Travel/Arrival of students, 2-6 pm.
May 12, Thurs: First day of classes. 
May 27, Fri: Last day of classes, including exams.
May 28, Sat: Departure of students, by 10 am

JUNE

June 1, Wed: Travel/Arrival of students, 2-6 pm.
June 2, Thurs: First day of classes. 
June 29, Wed: Last day of classes, including exams.
June 30, Thurs: Departure of students, by 10 am

AUGUST

August 3, Wed: Travel/Arrival of students, 2-6 pm.
August 4, Thurs: First day of classes. 
August 19, Fri: Last day of classes, including exams.
August 20, Sat: Departure of students, by 10 am