Admitted First-Year Students

Mustang Strong. Learn about the return to campus 2020.

Please note the SMU campus will be closed from December 21, 2020-January 1, 2021 (reopening on January 4, 2021) for the holiday break.

Welcome to SMU's Class of 2025! 

To reserve your place in SMU's Class of 2025 pay your nonrefundable $685 Orientation, Housing and Matriculation deposit at by May 1.
(You will need the email address and password you used to view your SMU admission decision.)

New Student Checklist

Please download the New Student Checklist to make sure you are on track to start classes at SMU this fall.


Visit campus virtually or in-person! Learn about all of the options at

For Parents

We look forward to welcoming your parents to the Mustang Family as well. Click here for helpful information for parents.

Financial Aid

Your SMU education is an investment that will pay dividends for a lifetime. Partner with us to make it possible. Three out of four undergraduates receive some kind of financial aid, in the form of a merit-based award, grant or need-based assistance. Fill out the Application for Financial Aid (FAFSA/CSS Profile) to explore further merit-based opportunities for which you may be eligible. SMU's financial aid advisors can help you and your family determine the best way to finance your future.

Social Media

Join the SMU Class of 2025 Facebook Group and the SMU Class of 2025 Instagram Group. These are closed groups that will allow you to connect with other students admitted to SMU's Class of 2025. You can also follow the SMU Office of Undergraduate Admission on Facebook, TwitterInstagram, and YouTube.