ALL CONTINUING UNDERGRADUATE STUDENTS, DEDMAN GRADUATE, MEADOWS GRADUATE, COX GRADUATE (EXCEPT EMBA), PERKINS THEOLOGY, DEDMAN LAW, AND LYLE ENGINEERING GRADUATE (EXCEPT MILITARY AND NTU) STUDENTS
- For my.SMU Tutorials, please visit https://www.smu.edu/OIT/Services/mySMU/StudentEssentials
Check my.SMU https://my.smu.edu for your enrollment appointment time (Manage Classes, Enrollment, Select Term) and any service indicators/holds (Tasks, Holds) which need to be cleared prior to your enrollment.
Check my.SMU for course availability at https://my.smu.edu, by choosing Manage Classes, Class Search. For a listing of courses in the General Education Curriculum, click here. For a listing of courses in the University Curriculum, click here. For a copy of a Trial Schedule to assist you with schedule planning, click here.
students must meet with an academic adviser prior to enrolling for a
term for assistance in planning majors and minors and scheduling
courses that will count towards their graduation requirements.
Failure to meet with the academic adviser prior to enrolling for a
term may result in sanctions. After the initial required advising
session for the term, students are encouraged to seek assistance
from their academic adviser when considering adding and dropping
courses. Students have the final responsibility for the accuracy of
their enrollment, the applicability of their courses towards their
degree requirements, and their academic performance.
Student-Athletes: Must complete a drop form from the athletic department prior to dropping a course. You may obtain a drop form from your athletic academic counselor. This is to review the effects the drop might have on your athletic participation and aid, and advise you on your athletic eligibility. After you complete a drop form, the Director of Admission and Eligibilty for Athletics will process the drop for you. The choice to drop a course is yours to make.
International Students: If a drop will take you to
fewer than 12 hours, you should consult with the
International Center. After
consultation, the International Office must modify the
minimum hours in order for international UG students to
drop below 12 hours for the spring or fall term.
Failure to maintain full-time hours may result in
Students on Merit or Need Based Financial Aid: If a
drop will take you to fewer than 12 hours, you should
consult with your financial aid adviser prior to
attempting to drop a course. Your financial aid adviser
will be able to tell you any effects the drop will have
to your aid. After the consultation, you can process a
drop through self-service in my.SMU should that be
your decision. If you have any questions regarding
this procedure or your financial aid, contact your financial aid advisor.
All students are to provide the
University registrar a current home and mailing address, cell number and/or home phone number, and emergency contact. Under Personal Information on my.SMU, all students must provide
accurate information as requested.
After verifying this information in each of the requested areas, the
student must check the appropriate box to indicate that the
information has been updated and verified. At that time, a date will
appear indicating that the information had been verified and/or
It is very important that all students go into my.SMU https://my.smu.edu (Profile and Personal Details) and check the accuracy of this information. If this information is not verified in a timely manner, a HOLD will be placed on student accounts for any future enrollment terms at SMU.
University policy requires that all students have current home
address (local), mailing address, and telephone information on file
as well as a cell number if available. Students may have other
address types on file, including a Residence Address where you are
currently living (street number, street name, city, state --- a
P.O.Box is not valid for this address type).
INTERNATIONAL STUDENTS are required to have a home, U.S. mailing, and
residence address. Students who do not previde a U.S. address will have a HOLD placed.
To update parent addresses, please send an email to firstname.lastname@example.org.
Obtain Department/Instructor permission
before attempting to enroll in a course that requires consent.
You must clear all service
indicators (holds) prior to enrolling. Some financial holds may not be
updated for 24 hours.
Decide on the Campus Essentials (arts package, sports package, yearbook), you want to purchase as you enroll for your classes. To purchase Campus Essentials go to my.SMU (Financial Account, Purchase Campus Essentials).
You may enroll from any web-based
computer. For web registration instructions,
Financial Aid - UNDERGRADUATE
students who wish to receive Financial Aid for the 2018-19 academic year
must file an 2018-19 FAFSA and 2018-19 CSS Profile. UNDERGRADUATE
These forms need to be completed by APRIL 15th
for priority consideration. All other requested documents must be filed
no later than July 1st. (Includes Verification, Proof of Citizenship,
Non Custodial Parent information, etc.); Due to
the current economic climate, we are experiencing higher demand for
funds.Please respond promptly to
any and all Financial Aid requests. GRADUATE
students who wish to receive Financial Aid for the 2018-19 academic
year must file the 2018-19 FAFSA. ALL STUDENTS:Please
check your email frequently for updates or requests for additional
information from the Financial Aid Office. Award notifications will be
sent to your SMU email account in early June. Please remember all holds
must be cleared prior to enrollment.
Clear your account.
Billing notifications are sent to the student’s SMU
email address and to the designated Authorized Payer(s) email address
when the bill is available for online viewing through SMUpay, depending
on when you enroll. Check your SMU campus e-mail on a
regular basis. You
may also view your account on-line at my.SMU through SMUpay. Pay
your bill account on or before payment due date. Payments may be made
For further information on payment due date,
visit the Bursar website. Payments must be posted to your account by the payment due
date showing on the bill in order to avoid a late payment fee or
monthly 1.5% past due fee.
If you have questions concerning your student account or payment, please
contact Student Financials at 214-768-3417.
For additional information concerning Enrollment, please contact the
University Registrar's Office by telephone: 214-768-3417, by fax:
214-768-2442 or by email: