Resources for those helping guide students to success on the Hilltop.
Helpful information to use as you guide your students through the college search, application, admission, and decision processes.
Please see our 2020-2021 Counselor Update here.
Meet Your SMU Admission Counselor
Connect with your assigned SMU admission counselor.
Visit SMU! We know you will love our beautiful 234-acre tree-lined campus. Select the Daily Visit tab and under the Student Type tab select High School Counselor.
Connect with the SMU Office of Undergraduate Admission virtually.
Learn about SMU by viewing pre-recorded videos of our first-year and transfer information sessions.
Prospective students can learn more about the Hilltop by attending one of our admission events. Admitted students will be emailed information regarding admitted student events.
SMU is home to 100+ undergraduate majors and 85 minors across five nationally recognized undergraduate schools.
Learn about the student experience at SMU.
SMU is a private research university with a legacy of scholarly impact, creating knowledge and leaders through research and graduate education.
Pony Up! The Hilltop is home to 17 Division I sports teams in addition to many recreational sports.
Applying to SMU
See our admission options: first-year, transfer, first year international, readmission, and graduate studies.
Scholarships and Financial Aid
Did you know? 3 out of 4 SMU students receive scholarships and/or financial aid. Find more information about these services here.
The Yellow Ribbon GI Education Enhancement Program (Yellow Ribbon Program) is a provision of the Post-9/11 Veterans Educational Assistance Act of 2008. Learn about the Yellow Ribbon Program at SMU.
Access forms including the counselor's report/recommendation form and teacher's recommendation form.
View the Counselor Update - At a Glance, see any of our current publications, learn about Cox Business Direct Admission, and also see this document for your students: 5 Tips to Consider If You're Interested in a Career in Business.
Keep in touch with us! Sign up to receive updates and also access to a personalized resource page. You can also follow @smuadmission on social media - Facebook, Twitter, Instagram, YouTube. Counselors are also invited to connect with Dean of Admission and Executive Director of Enrollment Services, Elena Hicks.
SMU is proud to have named campus leader Maria Dixon Hall as Chief Diversity Officer. She will serve as a senior-level resource and a strategic partner who collaborates with SMU faculty, students, administrators, and staff – both initiating and reporting the outcome of diversity initiatives, policies, and programs.
Office Location and Contact Information
Laura Lee Blanton Building
6185 Airline Road, 2nd Floor
Dallas, TX 75275
SMU Undergraduate Admission
P.O. Box 750181
Dallas, TX 75275
Office Hours: 8:30 am-5 pm CST
This page was last updated on Thursday, February 11, 2021.