Academic Advisors

Your academic advisor is a great resource and often the first person you'll go to with questions. If your advisor doesn't have the answer, then can refer you to someone who does!

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For Parents

Are you a parent of a future or current SMU student? Get information and answers to FAQs here!

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Credit & Placement Exams

SMU offers placement exams for math, chemistry, and several world languages. Find out which ones you need to take.

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Policies & Procedures

If you have a question about a policy (like Grade Replacement Repeat or taking a transfer course), look at this page for a list and explanation of the common policies academic advisors review with students.

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Forms & Petitions

Looking for a petition? Open this page for a list and brief description on the common forms students use.

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Student Services

If you're trying to determine what office can best assist you, check here for a short description of offices students frequently use.

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Academic Departments

If your academic advisor referred you to an academic department you can find their contact information here.

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Peer Academic Leaders

Peer Academic Leaders (PALs) are students who help their peers better understand their academic requirements and resources in order to succeed here at SMU. Learn more about PALs and how you can contact your designated PAL.

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