SMU Move-In 2018

Move'In is just around the corner! The McElvaney Leadership Team and returning McResidents are excited to welcome you to the McElvaney family.

If you are moving in during Mustang Corral Move-In on August 15th please utilize the maps below to: navigate to campus, get familiar with our area specific unloading plan, and enjoy the various resources located around McElvaney Commons. Printed copies of the maps can be picked up at the Resource Expo during your AARO Days on campus.



McElvaney by the Numbers

McElvaney Commons is the largest, and one of the most social, commons at SMU. Each space in McElvaney contributes to the academic and community-driven atmosphere of this amazing community. 

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1 Lobby

The McElvaney lobby is home to 1 Foosball table, 1 Keurig, 61 books, and 15 tabletop games. It is one of the many places in McElvaney that residents go to take a break from studying just hang out.

2 Classrooms

Classes during the day, studying at night, Commons Council meetings in between, and movie nights the last Sunday of every month. The McElvaney classrooms the definition of multi-purpose.

6 Lounges

Each of the 6 lounges is a bit different; some have ping pong tables, others have a Wii, projector, or piano, but every lounge has a TV.

Resident Rooms

2 twin XL - 80" x 36" - beds

2 desks              2 dressers            2 closets

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