SMU Guildhall Students


Our diverse student body comes from a variety of backgrounds and perspectives, and have represented 48 states and 13 countries. SMU Guildhall students hold a wide range of undergraduate degrees and majors, and also include those seeking a career change.

View a sampling of some of the work our students have done

A Day in the Life of a Guildhall student

SMU Guildhall Student Resources

Our program offers many resources for SMU Guildhall students as they enroll, during their time in our program, and beyond. This includes financial aid, enrollment services, career planning, health services, and more. 

Questions? Contact: Admissions | Student Services | Career Services


  • Housing — Finding a place to live around campus is an easy process with many apartment communities nearby. For more information, please see our housing page.
  • Job Searching — SMU Guildhall Career Services helps all students prepare for employment in the gaming industry. Past students have gone to work at hundreds of studios and tech companies around the world.
  • International Student & Scholar Services (ISSS) — ISSS provides immigration services, advocacy, and support to students on F or J visas.
  • Common questions — A list of the most common questions and answers can be found on our FAQ page. For additional questions or additional student services needs you don't see covered on this page, please contact Matthew O'Neill, who will be happy to help you.


Student Activities Committee

SAC is a student organization that plans and sponsors activities for students throughout the school year. Past activities have included virtual and board game nights, potlucks, happy hours, welcome activities for new students, and more. Students volunteer for the committee, and leaders are elected.

Helpful Links For Guildhall Students

Career Fair

Academic Calendar

Guildhall News & Events