Current Student Resources

Dedman College Mentor Program

Highly successful and well-connected Dedman College alumni are happy to help you make the most of your college career and advise you on the best ways to enter into today’s highly competitive job market.


Dedman College Merit Scholarships

Are you a current student with a declared major in Dedman College? As a continuing Dedman College student, you are also eligible for scholarship consideration! We award departmental scholarships once a year, typically before the beginning of the fall semester and are awarded for the fall and spring semesters.

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University Honors Program

The University Honors Program, open to students of all majors, is at the heart of SMU’s intellectual community. Students are prepared for the future through a program that centers on the values of a broad-based education in the humanities and sciences.

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University Advising Center

All entering SMU students are assigned an advisor in the UAC. The UAC partners with pre-major students as they take ownership of their academic experiences at SMU and develop independent informed decision-making skills.

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Dedman College Academic Services

Office responsible for Dedman College policy and procedures, petitions, major/minor changes, and graduation certification.

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Hegi Career Center

The Hegi Family Career Development Center at SMU is dedicated to serving the needs of SMU students and alumni, as well as assisting employers in reaching qualified SMU candidates.

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Engaged Learning

The Engaged Learning program is a campus-wide initiative to enhance student learning with experiential learning opportunities through its programs: the Engaged Learning Fellowship, Big Ideas, Clinton Global University, and various other campus partner opportunities.

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ESL Staff


The English as a Second Language (ESL) program at SMU is designed to assist non-native English speaking students to succeed at the University level.

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