SUPPORTING TRADITION FOR OVER 40 YEARS
Founded in 1973, SMU Student Foundation's mission is to provide quality traditional programming that will build community on the SMU campus, strengthen relationships with alumni and friends of the university, and foster student leadership.
Today, 43 years after its creation, Student Foundation upholds the traditions of the past with a look to our dynamic future. SF is responsible for planning some of SMU's biggest events, including Family Weekend and Homecoming, Perunapalooza and Celebration of Lights
APRIL 7, 2017
Perunapalooza ignites SMU as the university's Springtime festival to celebrate Peruna's Birthday! Students will be able to enjoy free games, free rides, and free activities while helping themselves to a variety of carnival-inspired free food.
SEPTEMBER 22-24, 2017
Student Foundation is excited to welcome SMU families to campus to spend time with their students at this classic SMU event. Featuring events such as the Family Luncheon, Boulevard BBQ, and Family Weekend Talent Show.
OCTOBER 29 - NOVEMBER 4, 2017
We are so excited to present the 94th Annual SMU Homecoming. Several decades of former students, faculty and staff will return to the SMU campus to remember their years as a part of this great university.
CELEBRATION OF LIGHTS
NOVEMBER 27, 2017
Celebration of Lights is a time for students to enjoy the holiday spirit! The entire SMU and surrounding communities gather for this joyous occasion to watch the famous Dallas Hall be lit with thousands of lights in all its wonder.