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Southern Methodist University Acceptance Rate & Admissions Info

4 Year



Award Completions

Bachelor’s degree
Postbaccalaureate certificate
Master’s degree
Post-master’s certificate
Doctor’s degree – research/scholarship
Doctor’s degree – professional practice

State Abbreviation


6425 BOAZ STDALLAS, TX 75275

Net Price

Admission Stats

Total enrollments (2022)

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For more than 100 years, SMU has shaped minds, explored the frontiers of knowledge and fostered an entrepreneurial spirit in its eight degree-granting schools. Taking advantage of unbridled experiences on the University’s beautiful campuses and SMU’s relationship with Dallas – the dynamic center of one of the nation’s fastest-growing regions – alumni, faculty and more than 12,000 graduate and undergraduate students become ethical leaders in their professions and communities who change the world.

How does college or university compare?

The acceptance rate for Southern Methodist University is twenty percent lower than the national average of all colleges which is around 56.7%.

Texas Woman’s University93.20%
Texas Christian University47.20%
Texas A & M University-Commerce43.10%
Southeastern Oklahoma State University73.70%
Baylor University45.30%