Accreditations

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.

The reaffirmation process has reached its later stages with the On-site visit conducted April 5-7, 2011 and submission of the Fifth-Year Interim Report on March 10th, 2017.

SMU's accreditation was reaffirmed on December 5, 2011 at the annual meeting of the Southern Association of Colleges and Schools Commission on Colleges.

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.