Find your place to belong.

Residential Commons

SMU’s Residential Commons are designed to integrate the academic, residential and social experience and create a sense of belonging. A student’s Commons is their home base and each Commons is a microcosm of SMU.
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Upper Division Housing

Upper-division students may elect to stay in their Residential Commons or move to a variety of Upper Division options which facilitate self-discovery for residents with independent learning opportunities.
Students in lobby

Service House

The SMU Service House (SMUSH) is a residence hall for 28 students dedicated to service and social change. This community provides upperclassmen with the ideal opportunity to share their passion for helping others.
Exterior photo of the Phi Delta Theta fraternity house

Fraternity Houses

There are a number of official fraternity and sorority chapter houses on SMU's campus, 8 of which are owned and operated by the University in conjunction with Residence Life & Student Housing.

News and announcements

Important housing dates