SACSCOC Reaffirmation of Accreditation
Welcome to the home page for SMU’s university-wide initiative seeking reaffirmation of accreditation from the Commission on Colleges of the Southern Association of Colleges and Schools.
SMU's accreditation was reaffirmed on December 2, 2021 at the annual meeting of the Southern Association of Colleges and Schools Commission on Colleges. The next reaffirmation of accreditation is scheduled for 2027.
Southern Methodist University is accredited by the Commission on Colleges of the Southern Association of Colleges and Schools to award baccalaureate, masters, specialist, professional, and doctorate degrees. Contact the Commission on Colleges at 1866 Southern Lane, Decatur, Georgia 30033-4097 or call 404-679-4500 for questions about the accreditation of Southern Methodist University.