SOUTHERN METHODIST UNIVERSITY

United States, Texas

Dallas, a city in Texas, known as the commercial and cultural hub, is home to its own Southern Methodist University (SMU). The university laid its foundation in the year 1911 and after that, the university expanded its area and has achieved great heights. SMU is well known for supporting students, staff members, and graduated students with everything they want. Every year on average 12,000 students choose SMU as their second home, from which almost 1,800 students are from 90 different countries. A unique feature of SMU is that the university adopts the current market's changing facts and favorably constructs the programs. SMU offers various programs for graduate and undergraduate levels in seven different departments namely, the School of Education and Human Development, School of Theology, School of Business, School of Law, College of Humanities & Sciences, School of Arts, and School of Engineering.

Campus Life

With the great motive of life and learning – beyond the classroom, the university provides the best facilities to the students to make campus life great. The university is spread across 237-acres of land and with a decent construction, SMU offers excellent deals of accommodation and on-campus dining services to the students. The on-campus living gives a safe and cognitive environment so that the international students can have a home-like feeling. Moreover, the campus has 11 different libraries filled with a plethora of books and reading materials, a delight for the intellectuals! Additionally, the sports and recreational center at SMU gives extra attention to the physical health of students. Two hundred and more student organizations work extensively hard to make every day at SMU great by offering unique activities.

Noted Alumni

Since the graduation took place at Southern Methodist University, the university has never lagged in producing the great personalities who have achieved great heights and are dominating their respective fields. Some of the great alumni are Donald Holmquest – a NASA astronaut who has represented the US in various space missions. Thaddeus Arroyo, who is the CEO of AT&T Business Solutions & International, David Hudgins – an eminent TV writer and producer.