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Southern Methodist University




Admission Requirements

  • Official SAT or ACT (see website about ACT superscoring)
  • Counselor recommendation
  • Teacher recommendation
  • Personal essay
  • Official high school transcript to include high school curriculum, GPA and class rank
  • Resume of extracurricular activities

Deadline for Application for Admission

  • Early Action / Early Decision I- November 1
  • Regular Decision / Early Decision II - January 15

On-Campus Housing

  • Available (for all first and second-year students)

Tuition and Fees

Tuition and Fees On-Campus Budget Off-Campus Budget
$56,560 $76,786 $68,736 - Independently
$61,736 - With parents

Financial Aid

Requirements to Apply

FAFSA form

Types Available

  • University merit scholarships, without regard to need
  • University parent/student loan program
  • University need-based grants
  • Tuition Equalization Grants
  • All federal grant, loan, and work-study programs

Deadline for Application

  • Early Decision I and Early Action - November 1
  • Early Decision II and Regular Decision - January 15

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