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Southern Methodist University Admissions

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Admissions Statistics

Acceptance Rate
49%
Early Decision Acceptance Rate
31%
Total Applicants
12,992
SAT Range
1220-1410
SAT Reading
600-690
SAT Math
620-720
SAT Writing
600-690
Students Submitting SAT
47%
ACT Range
28-32
ACT English
28-33
ACT Math
27-31
ACT Writing
8-9
Students Submitting ACT
68%

Admissions Deadlines

Application Deadline
January 15
Early Decision Deadline
November 1
Early Action Deadline
November 1
Offers Early Decision
Yes
Offers Early Action
Yes
Application Fee
$60
Application Website
Accepts Common App
Yes
Accepts Coalition App
Yes

Admissions Requirements

What Really Matters When Applying
  • High School GPA
    Required
  • High School Rank
    Recommended
  • High School Transcript
    Required
  • College Prep Courses
    Required
  • SAT/ACT
    Required
  • Recommendations
    Required
Poll
89%
of students say the admissions process made them feel like the school cared about them as an applicant.38 responses
Poll
76%
of students feel the admissions process evaluated them individually as a real person, not just a set of numbers.38 responses
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