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Launching SMU’s Second Century

2016–2025 Strategic Plan

Southern Methodist University will create, expand, and impart knowledge through teaching, research, and service, shaping world changers who contribute to their communities and excel in their professions in a global society. Among its faculty, students, and staff, the University will cultivate principled thought, develop intellectual skills, and promote an environment emphasizing individual dignity and worth. SMU affirms its historical commitment to academic freedom and open inquiry, to moral and ethical values, and to its United Methodist heritage.

SMU Strategic Plan

Implementation of Strategic Plan

Progress Report 2018-2019

Progress Report 2017-2018

Progress Report 2016-2017