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Access to Campus

Building Access

Open Access Hours

Monday through Friday

7:00 A.M. to 7:00 P.M. Card access only after 7:00 P.M.


7:00 A.M. to 5:00 P.M. Card access only after 5:00 P.M.


Card access only

You will need to use your Simmons ID to gain access to all of the Main Campus Buildings outside of open access hours. Visitors will need to be accompanied by a Simmons community member to access any buildings outside of the open access hours.

Access Card Policy

Key Access Policy

Access Requests

Faculty and Staff may request changes to access schedules and permissions by submitting the forms below. Students may contact their faculty or staff sponsor to submit a request on their behalf.
Requesting a schedule change to current building access hours
When planning an event that requires special building access arrangements, please contact Public Safety at least 5 days before the change is needed, when possible. Public Safety will evaluate the request and inform the requestor of the status of his/ her request.

Request Building Schedule Change »

* Faculty/Staff login required

Requesting access for a sponsored individual

To request building, residence hall, or room access for a sponsored individual. When requesting access, please contact Public Safety at least 5 days before access is needed, when possible. Please note that an individual cannot request changes to their own access — faculty or staff sponsors must complete and submit the form on behalf of the individual.

Request Access for Individual »

* Faculty/Staff login required

The Beatley Library had different access hours. View the libraries hours here.