Big on Arts
The arts hub in Dallas is not surprisingly the Dallas Arts District. Here you will find the Dallas Symphony Orchestra, the Dallas Opera, the Nasher Sculpture Center, the Dallas Museum of Art, the Dallas Black Dance Theatre, the Dallas Theatre Center, the 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.
In addition to the Arts District, Dallas has many theater and dance companies, galleries, chamber music groups, jazz bands and nightclubs. The Meadows School of the Arts itself presents over 400 arts events each year.
Living in Dallas
Southern Methodist University (SMU) offers on-campus housing in Dallas (not included in the tuition fee).
We estimate that housing in Dallas will cost approximately US$5,000 (including utilities).
We estimate that food and transportation (bus pass) in Dallas will cost approximately US$2,000 (40%).