Campus life in Dallas

Details about the campus

Where is SMU located?

Southern Methodist University
Meadows School of the Arts
6101 Bishop
Dallas, TX
75205 USA
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Southern Methodist University (SMU) offers on-campus housing in Dallas (not included in the tuition fee). We estimate the housing fee in Dallas to US $7,000 (inclusive of utilities).

Living in Dallas

What is the average cost of living in Dallas?

You can obtain information on the cost of living in Dallas on the website. Although the information is not gathered in a scientific manner, it gives you a general idea of the cost of living in this city. The benchmark used (100) is New York.

However, we estimate the food and transportation (bus pass) fees in Dallas to US $2,000.

What is the weather like in Dallas?

An average high temperature of 76°F (24°C) and an average low of 55°F (13°C) make Dallas a great destination year-round. The Dallas session will be held from August to December.

All details here.

Does my country have a consulate in Dallas, and where is it located?

A complete list of embassies and consulates in the United States is available at Many countries around the world maintain consulates in Dallas.

What are the official holidays in Dallas?

You can find national and municipal holidays in Dallas here.

What is the arts and cultural scene like in Dallas?

The hub of the arts in Dallas is the Dallas Arts District. Here, you will find the Dallas Symphony Orchestra, the Dallas Opera, the Nasher Sculpture Center, the Dallas Museum of Art, Dallas Black Dance Theatre, Dallas Theatre Center, Crow Collection of Asian Art and the AT&T Performing Arts Center. The Dallas Arts District is the largest arts district in the United States, spanning 68 acres and 19 contiguous blocks.

In addition to the Arts District, Dallas has many theatre companies, dance companies, galleries, chamber music groups, jazz bands and nightclubs. The Meadows School of the Arts itself presents over 400 arts events each year.

How can I learn more about Dallas?

The Dallas Convention and Visitors Bureau has a wealth of information on the city.