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Mission Statement:

The mission of Student Media Company, Inc., is to operate superior, responsive student media in a learning environment dedicated to excellence, student freedom of expression and sound business practices appropriate to a university community.

Student Media Company, Inc.

The Student Media Company, Inc., is Southern Methodist University’s independent student media company that serves as the independent voice of the SMU community through its student-managed media outlets — SMU Campus Weekly (student newspaper), Rotunda (University yearbook) and its 24/7 website smudailycampus.com. In addition to its student media operations, the Company also annually publishes The SMU Directory of Students, Staff and Faculty.

Physical Location

Hughes-Trigg Student Center, Suite 315
3140 Dyer Street
Dallas, TX 75275-0456

Mailing Address

Student Media Company
SMU Box 750456
Dallas, TX 75275-0456


Advertising Phone/Email: (214) 768-4111/smucw_ads@smu.edu
Business Phone: (214) 768-4545/ldouglas@smu.edu
Newsroom Phone: (214) 768-4549/jamiller@smu.edu
Production Phone: (214) 768-4515/cbarnhill@smu.edu

For detailed staff contact information, including names and e-mail addresses, see our Staff Directory. For information on how you can get involved with The Daily Campus student newspaper, Rotunda yearbook or Student Media Company, see Join SMU Student Media.

Incorporated as a not-for-profit corporation in 1930, the Student Media Company, Inc. receives no funding from Southern Methodist University, and is student-run. Corporate decisions are made by a nine-member Board of Directors comprised of students, faculty and an administrator from SMU’s Division of Student Affairs. The Board is responsible for overall operation of the corporation and its publications. The Executive Board concentrates on planning, major projects, and issues that span both editorial and business aspects of the operation.

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