Psychology/Education student KateLynn Whitney '16 recently received the Gilman Scholarship to study in Dakar, Senegal. She'll master two foreign languages and abandon her smartphone for a simpler life. Find out why KateLynn can't wait to leave her comfort zone.
The Center for Academic Achievement's goal is to assist all students to become independent learners. To aid all students' progress, the Center provides appropriate resources and services to all undergraduate and graduate students. We match students with tutors, advise students with study skills and time management, and offer help to students learning English as a Second Language, as well as accommodate students with disabilities.
- Academic Advising and Counseling
- Placement Examination Support
- Services for Students with Diabilities
- Tutorial Services
- The Writing Center
Find online academic calendars for Simmons's undergraduate and graduate programs.
Register for classes
Simmons students are responsible for making sure they're properly registered every semester. Log onto Simmons Connection to view course schedules, register for classes, and check your grades.
During the typical day on campus, you probably use at least one of the services offered by our department.
- Buildings and Grounds
- Campus Card
- Facilities Service Center
- College Bookstore
- Commuter Alternatives
- Conferences & Special Events
- Copy & Mail Center
- Dining Services
- Emergency Preparedness Planning
- Public Safety
- Purchasing & Procurement
- Residence Campus Mail Room
- Residence Campus Services
- Space Planning
- Shipping & Receiving
- Your Simmons ID
Get up-to-date news and information about Simmons's nine NCAA Division III varsity intercollegiate teams, athletic facilities, fitness programs, and clinics. Go Sharks!
The Career Education Center (CEC) helps Simmons undergraduates, graduate students, and alumnae/i make informed decisions about their careers. The CEC's many services include personalized career coaching; online job search tools and resources; assistance with resume writing, interview, and job search skills; career fairs and recruiting events with alumnae/i and employers.
Convocation & Commencement
Convocation is the College's annual celebration of academic excellence, that also markes the official opening of the academic year. It is held each September. Commencement is the annual graduation ceremony where degrees are conferred upon our graduates.
The Simmons Health Center, located on the residence campus, offers health care to Simmons students seven days a week, 24 hours a day during the academic year. Go to the Health Center website to find information about services, hours, fees, and more.
Housed in Lefavour Hall on Simmons' main campus, the Library offers a comfortable environment for learning and knowledgable library staff are available to assist students with accessing and using all the library resources. Library services and facilities include the online AskNow reference service, a central information commons, laptop loans, group study rooms, more than 100 computer workstations, a media listening and viewing room, wireless access, and more.
Maps and Directions
Find campus maps and driving directions, as well as information about parking, dining, and accommodations in the Fenway neighborhood.
This is the place to find any office on campus. You can view offices by organization chart, or by category.
See updated information about student parking, including Simmons's prepaid daily parking program and commuting alternatives.
Looking for someone? Check out our online directories. (Note that student and alumnae/i directories will require a password to access.) Alums will need to register with Alumnet, the alumnae/i online community, to access the alumnae/i directory.
Go to the Office of the Registrar online or in person to register for courses, add and drop a course, transfer credits, request a leave of absence, get a copy of your diploma, and more.
Find everything you need to know about residence life, from housing and dining options, to move-in dates, commuter housing, standards of conduct, and more.
Student Activities on Sharklink
Simmons has more than 50 undergraduate and graduate student organizations and academic liaisons, plus plenty of intramural, volunteer, and just for fun activities.
Student Financial Services
Go to Student Financial Services line for tuition and financial aid information, including online tuition payment, financial aid forms and guides, international student information, and other resources.
Find everything you need to know about Simmons's technology services, from how to email, Internet, and cable/phone services, to Express Web Stations, laptop loans, or free technology training.
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From "300 The Fenway" Blog
School of Management Dean Cathy Minehan and students spoke with NPR recently about eliminating Boston's gender wage disparities.
As we get ready to leave for Thanksgiving break, we asked the Simmons community what they're most thankful for this year.
What's the best part of winter in Boston? Students, staff, and faculty members share their tips for welcoming the season.
Everyone loves Shark Week, but at Simmons we get to celebrate it twice! Join our Woman on Campus, Sarah Galvez, for a look back at this year's festivities.