Graduate in front of fountain


SMU alumni are changing the world or, at least, making it a little bit better, one graduate at a time. Find stories that showcase after-the-Hilltop happenings here.

We are SMU alumni

For all who leave the Hilltop but for whom the Hilltop never leaves, this is our creed. We are bold, curious and creative individuals who are driven to think big and do good. We are courageous changemakers who work hard, play hard and strive to make the world a better place. We are champions for each other, our communities and the triumph of innovation in the face of challenge. We are primed to see the world as a place of limitless opportunities. We are SMU alumni.

Upcoming Events

April 22, 2023

SMU Ring Ceremony

The SMU ring represents the accomplishments and experiences of your college years. The ring will remind you and others of your pride in SMU long after you have graduated.

Join us at Budweiser Brickhouse Tavern for a complimentary brunch and networking reception with Lindsay Corby ’00, ’01 and Director of Athletics Rick Hart. After, join us for the Chicago Cubs vs. Los Angeles Dodgers game (separate purchase required).

May 12, 2023

50 Year Reunion

When a Mustang reaches the 50-year anniversary of their SMU graduation, they ascend to the status of Golden Mustang. Each May, a new class of Golden Mustangs is welcomed during Commencement. The once-in-a-lifetime tradition is called Golden Reunion Weekend.


Black Alumni of SMU Chair Malcolm McGuire ’14 is a leader with a passion for mentorship.

If you haven’t been out and about in Dallas for a while, some things have changed. This quick guide provides tips on where to go and what to do, including classic Mustang favorites that are ready for your return. Photo by Ryan Duffy on Unsplash.

Life After SMU

SMU boasts some of the highest-paid graduates in the country and an outstanding post-graduation employment rate.


Join SMU Network

Your SMU experience doesn't end on graduation day. We pride ourselves on a successful and connected alumni network.

Get Connected
SMU Alumni at networking event