Give Now

Tate Lecture Series

Parking Information

Priority Parking – M Pass
Priority parking for the Tate Lecture Series Board of Directors and Stage patrons is directly behind McFarlin Auditorium. Parking credentials are required and mailed with the season tickets. The M lot is located immediately west of McFarlin Auditorium. Enter from McFarlin Boulevard. Please review M-lot exit procedures here.

Reserved Parking – Q Pass
Reserved parking for Orchestra Gold patrons is located directly off Daniel Avenue between Hillcrest Avenue and Airline Road. Parking credentials are required and mailed with the season tickets. The Q lot is located between the law quad and Fondren Science Building. Enter from Daniel Avenue or University Boulevard.

Reserved Parking – BB Pass
VIP parking for patrons with a BB pass is located on Bishop Boulevard. Enter from Mockingbird Lane. Parking credentials are required and mailed.

General Parking
Parking is available on the SMU campus and in the Hillcrest Bank parking lot at the corner of Hillcrest Avenue and Daniel Avenue. Parking credentials are not required.

Disabled Parking and Assistance
An entrance ramp for disabled access is located at the southeast corner of McFarlin Auditorium. 

Parking is available with disability parking credentials in designated spaces on campus.

Hearing devices are available at no charge at the box office.

To request an accommodation on the basis of a disability, please contact the Tate office in advance of each event at 214-768-8283.

Parking Map

Lecture Schedule

 Buy Tickets

All lectures begin at 8 p.m. in McFarlin Auditorium. Box office opens at 7 p.m.

September 26, 2017

Richard Haass and Fareed Zakaria with David Gergen

October 24, 2017

Amanda Lindhout

November 28, 2017

Sarah Parcak

January 30, 2018

Ian Bremmer

February 27, 2018

Darren Walker

March 20, 2018

David Petraeus

April 10, 2018

Shawn Achor

May 1, 2018

Jeff Bridges