AARO sessions are right around the corner! To tell you all about what to expect, prepare for, wear, and look forward to is one of our Orientation Leaders, Erika Olson. Erika is a junior from Freemont, CA studying Finance with a minor in Education and can’t wait to welcome you to the Hilltop this summer! … More What to Know about AARO
Welcome to Southern Methodist University’s New Student Orientation blog. Throughout the summer, we will be posting information about AARO (Academic Advising, Registration and Orientation) and Mustang Corral, as well as more information about being a new student and living in Dallas! Stay tuned to learn all about SMU Orientation, but first go check us out … More Welcome New Mustangs!
Hey New Mustangs! Now that you’ve settled into your new routine at SMU, Raj Suppiah, one of our Orientation leaders from Edmond, Oklahoma, is here to tell you all about the hidden gems of campus! We promise, you don’t want to miss this! Hidden Gems of SMU As a current student at SMU, I discover … More Hidden Gems of SMU
Jaden Amilibia, one of our Orientation Leaders from Flower Mound, Texas, is a sophomore pre-med biology major in the Dedman College of Humanities and Sciences. Jaden is here to wish you a fantastic first week of school AND share with you a few things she learned during her first year in college! 10 Things I Learned … More 10 Things I Learned My First Year at SMU
Jac Mann-McCullick, our fantastic Orientation Leader from San Antonio, Texas, is back with another blog post to calm your nerves about Move-in Day! Top 5 Misconceptions Of Move In Day “I need to have everything before I get to my dorm.” You truly don’t know what you need or want until you arrive on campus … More Top 5 Misconceptions of Move-In Day
Taylor Vinson, one of our Orientation Leaders from Flower Mound, Texas is a sophomore business management major in the Cox School of Business. She is also pursuing an arts management minor in the Meadows School of the Arts! Taylor wants to share with you why you need to get pumped for Mustang Corral! Five Reasons Why … More #ItAllStartsAtCorral
James Kuchler, also known as “Peach“, is one of our Orientation Leaders from Dublin, Ohio. Peach is a junior finance and economics double major and currently serves as a Dining Ambassador on campus! See what our good pal Peach has to say about dining on SMU’s campus! Flex or Pony? Subway or Umph? I’ll explain… … More Dining Options on SMU’s Campus!
Sara Whiteley, one of our Orientation Leaders from Normal, Illinois, is a sophomore Business Marketing and Public Relations double major studying in both the Cox School of Business and Meadows School of the Arts. After the greatest first year at SMU, Sara is here to share what you should bring to the Hilltop this fall! Seven … More All the First Year Essentials!
Cory Mitchell, one of our Orientation Leaders from from Corona, California, is a junior majoring in Engineering Management Information and Systems and minoring in Economics. He spends most of his Saturdays during the fall semester running Peruna up and down the field during football games and if not found there will likely be found cheering very loudly for the … More Athletics at SMU!
Brian Vazquez, a 2016 Orientation Leader from Miami, FL and a sophomore studying biology and finance, highlights some of the greatest aspects of earning the title of SMU Alum! Congrats on making the decision to attend SMU! Coming to SMU was for me, exciting,terrifying, and amazing all at the same time. Beginning life on my own was not … More SM You and Alumni!