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Choosing a college is one of the most important decisions you'll ever make.

We carefully consider each application with the goal of adding dimension to our diverse, challenging community of scholars, so we're likely to be just as interested in you as you are in us. And the strongest applications are not always those with the greatest number of accomplishments, but those that resonate with authenticity and passion.

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Applying for Fall 2015?

The National Common Application and the SMU Application for admission for Fall 2015 will be available at the beginning of August 2014. As you prepare to apply to SMU, please review the following information:

If you are currently on SMU's mailing list you will receive an email letting you know when the applications are available in August. If you are not on our mailing list you can sign up here to ensure you receive the most up-to-date notices about applying and upcoming events.