SMU Student Handbook

SMU Student Handbook


The SMU Student Handbook* is maintained and updated by the Office of the Dean of Students, located in the Hughes-Trigg Student Center, Suite 302. The Handbook is currently being updated and a PDF version will be made available on this page once the update for 2019-20 is completed. Pages on this site will be changing over the next several weeks as updates are applied.

NOTE: All students living in on-campus housing are also expected to abide by the Community Standards for Residents as set by the Residence Life & Student Housing office.

Select from the links to the right to view the text of the Student Handbook.

The SMU Student Handbook cover was designed by Jessica Betancourt.

*The policies listed in the Student Code of Conduct are reviewed and revised annually by faculty, staff and students. Upon approval of changes to the Code of Conduct by the President of the University, an updated Student Handbook is published to this site each summer, along with a downloadable PDF. Students, faculty and staff may make suggestions for revisions and changes by getting in touch with the SMU Student Senate or through their organization page on Connect.SMU.

Last revision - 03 Jul 2019