Apply to Tower Scholars Program

The SMU Tower Scholars Program will accept applications from the Class of 2025 starting fall 2021. 

Tower Scholars Program applicants must:

  • Be a current first-year student at SMU
  • Have a minimum 3.3 GPA for the fall semester
  • Complete the application form
  • Submit two recommendation letters. At least one of the letters MUST be from an SMU faculty member who has taught the applicant.

The Tower Scholars Program invites first-year students from across the university to apply. Once applications have been evaluated, a select number of applicants are invited to a panel interview with the Tower Scholars Program Selection Committee. 

For more information on the curriculum, go HERE.

For more information on the program, go HERE.


If you have any questions, please contact:


Olisa Dellas | Assistant Director of the Tower Scholars Program & Academic Engagement and Outreach | 214-768-4546