The 2017-18 season ticket renewal period concluded June 2. Upgrade requests are currently being processed and tickets will be mailed around Labor Day.
Single Event Tickets
Purchase tickets online to individual lectures or call the Tate office at 214-768-8283.
SMU reserves the right to substitute speakers or to rearrange the order of the lectures without notice. Subscriptions are nonrefundable.
Join Waiting List
The Tate Lecture Series maintains an extensive waiting list for patrons interested in Tate season tickets. Requests for season tickets from new patrons will be placed on a waiting list and considered in the order in which they are received. To be added to the waiting list, complete your request online, download a form, or call the Tate office at 214-768-8283.
SMU Student Tickets
SMU students are eligible for free admission to Tate Lectures. Student tickets are distributed in the basement of McFarlin Auditorium beginning at 7 p.m. on the evening of the lecture. Tickets are distributed on a first-come, first-served basis, and students must show a valid SMU ID to claim a ticket.
In the event that you are unable to attend a particular lecture, please notify the Tate office by noon on the day of the lecture, and you will receive a tax receipt for your donation. To release your seats, log in to your account firstname.lastname@example.org or call 214-768-8283. Tate tickets are non-refundable.
Ticket Transfer Policy
As a season patron, you may transfer a portion of your ticket allotment to someone else at your discretion. However, if you wish to transfer your entire account, you may do so only to an immediate family member.
McFarlin Auditorium Seating Chart
Click here to view a seating chart for McFarlin Auditorium.