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Residence Life

Welcome to Residence Life at Simmons! The Office of Residence Life manages all Simmons housing, room selection, and arranges many on-campus events. This page lists the latest news and announcements, and you can learn more about Campus Housing, Communities, and Move-in for New Students throughout this section. $0Important Dates (for current student residents)$0 $0 $0 $0 $0Date$0 $0Description$0 $0 $0 $0August 28, 2014$0 $0International Student Move-In     $0 $0 $0 $0August 30, 2014           $0 $0Street Team & Graduate/Dix student move in begins $0 $09:00 a.m.-4:00 p.m.$0 $0 $0 $0 $0 $0August 31, 2014$0 $0 $0Residence Halls Open$0 $0 $08:30 a.m. for new residents$0 $01:00 p.m.- 5:00p.m. for returning residents$0 $0 $0 $0 $0 $0September 1, 2014$0 $0Labor Day, Office of Residence Life is Open from 10:00 a.m. to 3:00 p.m.$0 $0 $0 $0 $0September 4, 2014$0 $0First Day of Classes$0 $0 $0 $0October 13, 2014$0 $0Columbus Day (College Closed)$0 $0 $0 $0November 11, 2014$0 $0Veterans Day (College Closed)$0 $0 $0 $0November 14, 2014$0 $0Final day to register for Thanksgiving Break housing (free)$0 $0 $0 $0November 26, 2014$0 $0Residence Halls close for Thanksgiving Break at noon$0 $0 $0 $0November 30, 2014$0 $0Residence Halls re-open at 8:30 a.m. $0 $0 $0 $0December 1, 2014$0 $0Final day to request approval for Winter Break Housing (with fees) $0 $0 $0 $0December 18, 2014$0 $0Residence Halls close for Winter Break at noon $0 $0 $0 $0January 16, 2015 $0 $0Residence Halls open for spring semester $0 $0 8:30 a.m. for new residents$0 $0 $0 $0 $0 $0January 18, 2015$0 $0Residence Halls open for spring semester $0 $0 $010:00 a.m. for returning residents$0 $0 $0 $0 $0 $0 $0 $0Welcome, Class of 2018 and Transfer Students! We can't wait to see you on campus this fall, but in the meantime, make sure that your Housing Application is updated. If needed, fill out any roommate requests or changes in the Housing Application Change Form by July 1, 2014. Want more information? Check out our New Student FAQ for answers to all your questions.$0 $0Want to see more of the Residence Campus and your new home? Browse through our residence hall description and pictures to get a feel for the campus!$0 If you have any questions for Resident Advisors, Residence Life staff, Orientation Leaders, current students, and incoming first years, be sure to join the Class of 2018 Facebook page. $0Did you apply for a themed community? Take a look through what each community does during the year and past events on the Theme Community page. $0 $0 $0We are Hiring! $0 $0The Office of Residence Life is hiring a Graduate/Dix Scholar Office Assistant (OA). If you are a graduate student or Dix Scholar, enjoy adminstrative work and projects and have 15-20 hours a week of availability the Graduate/Dix OA could be for you.  All interested applicants should submit their application here$0 $0Application review will be on going and all qualified candidates will be contacted for an interview. Application are due Friday, September 26th, 2014. $0 $0Questions? Please contact Amelia McConnell, Assistant Director of Residence Life at $0

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  • For information about any services that are offered at the residence campus (mailroom, work requests, microfridge rental), see Residence Campus Services.
  • Students with any questions, concerns, ideas, or recommendations are strongly encouraged to contact the Office of Residence Life at, 617-521-1096, or stop by our office on the 2nd floor of the Health Center.

Summer Hours

Monday - Friday: 8:30am - 4:30pm 


Phone: 617-521-1096
Fax: 617-521-1110