TMTA State Fall and Spring Theory Test:

Sunday, November 10, 2019

Sunday, February 23, 2020

SMU, Owen Fine Arts Center
6101 Bishop Blvd.
Dallas, TX  75205

Fee:  $15
Student Affiliate Fee (required):  $14

Please note that you do not bring any money to the testing site.  The Entry Fee is paid by each teacher and entered on your invoice.

Please arrive 15 minutes early and bring 2 pencils with good erasers.  Nothing else will be allowed into the testing room.  If your student brings a cell phone, it may be left on the monitor's desk at the front of the room and retrieved upon leaving the testing room.  Please have your student wear comfortable clothing.


Starting Times:

1:00pm   Level 1,2,3

4:00pm   Level 4,5,6

2:00pm   Level 7, 8, 9,10, 11, 12


Directions:  Take US75 South into Dallas.  Take the Mockingbird Exit and turn right.  At Bishop, turn right to enter the SMU Campus.  Go past the Owen Fine Arts Center and make a U Turn.  Signs inside the building will direct students to their testing room. 


Do NOT park on Bishop Boulevard. Regarding the availability of the parking lot adjacent to the SMU Owen Arts Center it depends on what SMU has scheduled that day.   It should be marked.  You may park in the U Lot on the south side of the Music Building, Binkley Garage or Moody Garage.

OTHER PARKING OPTIONS at SMU: Please visit the interactive map at and click "parking" then "visitor parking" in the lower left corner of the page.


Testing Levels are the same as grade levels, with the exception of vocal students.  Each vocalist may check their practice tests to determine their testing level.