We’ve Been Expecting You
This special place that we call the Hilltop is for you. Feel at home as you look around. This is where you’ll take that life-changing class, have those amazing conversations with your professors, make a late-night dinner run with your friends and cheer on your favorite teams. We’re happy you’re here.
Visit SMU – in-person or virtually
Whether you want to start a company, shape your own research or stand out in today’s global marketplace, come see how our 234-acre tree-lined think tank near the heart of Dallas will prepare you to own your future.
At SMU, we host numerous events and guide you every step of the way to becoming an enrolled Mustang! We can help you learn more about the application process, financial aid, selecting a major and much more!
Don’t lose out! Just by submitting your SMU application, you’ll be automatically considered for a range of academic awards, including the President’s Scholarship, our prestigious full-ride award.
Campus Tour with Students Ian and Abby
Join SMU Admission Ambassadors Ian Perkins-Smith and Abby Johnson as they tour the SMU campus. Featured tour stops include the Boulevard, Gerald J. Ford Stadium, the Laura Lee Blanton Building, Dallas Hall and Fondren Library. Pony Up!
How would you like to tour SMU?
There are two ways to tour SMU’s beautiful campus. We offer in-person daily tour options or virtual visits. Either way you decide to see SMU, we know you will love it here!
Maps and Directions
SMU is located in the neighborhood of University Park and is bordered by North Central Expressway (U.S. Highway 75) on the east, Hillcrest Avenue on the west, Mockingbird Lane on the south and Daniel Avenue on the north.
Where to Stay
Find hotels that offer discounted rates to SMU visitors and are listed in order of proximity to campus.
Make Your Day a Mustang Day! Mustang Days give you a 360° view of SMU in a virtual setting. Get the inside track on admission, scholarships, financial aid*, and campus life.