Southern Methodist University

NCAA (National Collegiate Athletic Association)


Doctoral/Research Universities--Extensive: These institutions typically offer a wide range of baccalaureate programs, and they are committed to graduate education through the doctorate. They award 50 or more doctoral degrees per year across at least 15 disciplines.

Graduate programs or courses are offered via distance education
ROTC: Army
ROTC: Air Force
Study abroad
Teacher certification: Students can complete their preparation in certain areas of specialization
Teacher certification: Approved by the state for initial certifcation or licensure of teachers

6425 Boaz St, Dallas, TX, 75275-0221

(214) 768-2000

Private not-for-profit, 4-year or above 

First Professional

Remedial services
Academic/career counseling service
Employment services for students
Placement services for completers
On-campus day care for students' children

Dual credit
Advanced placement (AP) credits

Academic Year Prices - 2012 (full-time, first-time undergraduate students)

Tuition & Fees 2012-13 2011-12 2010-11
In District $41,750 $39,430 $37,230
In State $41,750 $39,430 $37,230
Out of State $41,750 $39,430 $37,230
Books and Supplies $800 $800 $800
On Campus      
Room and Board $13,539 $13,125 $12,655
Other Expenses $2,600 $2,600 $2,600
Off Campus      
Room and Board $7,500 - -
Other Expenses $2,600 - -
Off Campus With Family      
Other Expenses $2,600 $2,600 $2,600

Major NCAA Programs

Sport Conference
Football Conference USA
Basketball Conference USA
Cross Country/Track Conference USA

Financial Aid 2011-2012

Type of Aid Percent Receiving Aid Average Amount Received
Federal Grants
15.0% $5,054
State/Local Grant
16.0% $3,999
Institutional Grants
74.0% $23,294
Loans 32.0% $7,747
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The above information was obtained via the publicly-available Integrated Postsecondary Education Data System (IPEDS), operated by the U.S. Department of Education, which compiles self-reported information provided by colleges and universities, for the purpose of making such information openly available to students and parents.

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Antwan H. on 9/28/2009 2:07:04 PM

I applied for SMU, and Ibelieved that there engineering and technology programs are excellent. I wish that I could be accepted to this wonderful college.