Jan Term


New Enrollment Process through my.SMU

Courses are now visible in my.SMU

Enrollment opens for all students on Monday, November 3, at 12:01 a.m.



Announcing our first
online course
SOCI 2377
Introduction to
Markets and Culture


Professor Deb Branch



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Jan Term is an intensive, fast-paced mini-term that
offers undergraduate students the opportunity to:


  • Complete 3 credit hours in 8 class days
  • Choose from 50 courses in Plano, Taos and online
  • Enjoy a smaller class size and concentrate on one course
  • Accelerate degree completion or stay on track for graduation
  • Fulfill university curriculum (UC) or general education (GEC) requirements
  • Work towards a second major or minor, or take an elective
  • Pay a reduced tuition rate per credit hour (same as summer)
  • Do something productive between the fall and spring semesters