my.SMU Student Essentials

Welcome to the student documentation page for my.SMU. The documents below will help guide you through the most important tasks you will need to complete during your time at SMU. If you have any questions or concerns beyond this documentation, let our IT Help Desk know at 214-768-HELP or help@smu.edu.

Faculty, Staff & Student Employees: Documentation for administrative tasks in my.SMU is available at the my.SMU Knowledgebase. SMU ID and password required to log in.

Your Student Dashboard places all of your academic essentials within easy reach. Detailed instructions on completing common enrollment and other tasks are listed below by the section they reside in on the left-hand sidebar of your Student Dashboard.

Section

Documentation

Dashboard
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  • The initial home page of the Student Dashboard. Includes at-a-glance information in three tabbed sections:
    • General: Provides information on tasks, to-do items, account holds, your class shopping cart, etc.
    • Academics: Includes semester grade summaries, schedules, and upcoming exam schedules.
    • Financials: Provides a summary of financial aid details.
Class Information
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Academics
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Financials
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Health Center
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Enrollment
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Profile
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 Release of Education Records
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My Information
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 Public Links
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  • Contains links to areas outside of my.SMU for commonly accessed information including maps, policy manuals, and more.