News and Announcements Residence Life Residential Commons

Peer leader applications now available for 2021 – 2022 academic year

Residence Life & Student Housing (RLSH) provides a complete residential college experience that serves as a converging point for one-of-a-kind living and learning opportunities in dynamic Dallas. We bring together partners from all over campus and Dallas to help us offer unique opportunities for students, faculty, staff, and SMU departments to get involved in life […]

Faculty-in-Residence News and Announcements Residential Commons

SMU homepage features Residential Commons

The SMU homepage was updated last week to feature the common connections created via the Residential Commons. The feature article proclaims “living on campus opens up a world of opportunity.” We agree. The uncommon residential opportunity offered through SMU’s Residential Commons is a one-of-a-kind experience. We invite you to learn more from the linked resources […]

Insights News and Announcements Residence Life Residential Commons

History of SMU residential life published

Residence Life & Student Housing published a brief history of residential life on the Hilltop. Nick Blair, the residential community director of Morrison-McGinnis Commons was one of the team members who compiled the historical documents to form the history. Blair said, “SMU has such a rich history that is so relevant to the lives and […]

Engage Dallas News and Announcements Residential Commons

Engage Dallas launches for SMU students

Engage Dallas launched for SMU students on October 9. SMU students are now able to enroll in the initiative and complete getting started tasks to prepare for direct service experiences. Erica Zamora, director of the Office of Social Change and Intercultural Engagement shared “we are grateful for the intentional work our student, faculty and staff […]

Faculty-in-Residence News and Announcements

Call for applications – Faculty-in-Residence (FiR) positions

August 13, 2020 Dear Colleagues: The Offices of the Provost and the Vice President for Student Affairs are now seeking faculty candidates for two Faculty-in-Residence (FiR) positions. The successful candidates will begin a three-year appointment in the fall 2021 semester. Qualifications include: Full-time Instructional Faculty Status or equivalent as determined by the Provost. For staff, […]