Student Academic Success Programs

Student Academic Success Programs (SASP) helps students rise to academic challenges and assists them in successfully completing the undergraduate curriculum. SASP specialists offer students programs designed to maximize their learning potential, personal adjustment, and academic performance.

As part of the SMU campus community, SASP staff cares about your growth and well-being.  We pledge to foster faculty/staff-student relationships of trust and collaborate with you in creating a learning experience that upholds values respecting the unique identities and basic human rights carried by all students. You can see an elaboration of these values here:

How do we help SMU students?

Academic Counseling


Writing Center



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Student Success and Retention

Disability Accommodations & Success Strategies


Student Persistence and Achievement Programs