SMU, or Southern Methodist University, is sponsoring Big Design this year.
For those who may not be familiar, SMU is a private Methodist university located in the University park area of Dallas, Texas. SMU was founded in 1911 and now is home to over 12,000 students.
Here are some interesting facts about SMU:
- Students come from all 50 states and 90 countries
- The average age of a SMU graduate student is 30
- SMU is ranked 481 out of 1,000 of U.S. universities by The Wall Street Journal/Times (2018)
- According to USA Today, SMU is ranked #3 Best Texas Colleges (out of 78)
- USA Today ranks SMU as the #1 music college in the United States.