The Altshuler Learning Enhancement Center (A-LEC) is one of the many support programs across campus solely intent on student success. Through the help offered by A-LEC and other centers on campus, students build confidence, develop sharper skills, and learn to navigate the rigors of their academic and social lives.
There’s nothing quite like it: the Parade, a party on the Boulevard, the Pigskin Review, the game, the red and blue. Maybe a lot has changed since you’ve last been on campus, but you’ll instantly recognize the atmosphere at Homecoming. It’s infectious, a legacy and tradition the Student Foundation carries on today, with your help. Read our Guide to Gameday, and make arrangements to be back on the Hilltop this November.
“I wanted to attend a school where I could play basketball and also get a business degree,” Jonathan Wilfong ’17 said about picking SMU. “I could have gone to a smaller school and played more, but I knew what I wanted to study and I knew where my future was.” But no one knew his love of basketball and business studies would lead him to found Coaching for Literacy, and raise hundreds of thousands of dollars to get kids reading.