Room Numbers

Simmons: SLIS courses are held throughout campus (please see the campus map). Prior to the start of each semester, room numbers are added to AARC, are posted on bulletin boards in the Palace Road building (the one outside of P-111 and the one at the end of the hall near the SLIS Lounge) and are posted on the MySLIS website. The abbreviations used are:

  • C: Main College Building-Center section
  • E: Main College Building-East wing
  • L: Lefavour Hall (the Beatley Library building)
  • P: Palace Road Building
  • W: Main College Building-West wing

Directions to the Campuses

All SLIS students are welcome to enroll in courses at either the Boston Campus or at SLIS West. You must arrange your own transportation and lodging, if necessary. For more information on traveling to a campus you do not normally attend, please see the Directions page.

Boston Campus: Important Info

Shuttle: Use MASCO shuttle to Ruggles Station, 6:00 p.m.-8:45 p.m., Monday through Friday.

Escorts: Use the Safety Escort Program from the Main campus to the Residence campus, 4:00 p.m.-midnight. Call (617) 521-1112, or pick up a campus phone and dial 1112.

Inclement Weather: Snow policy/cancellations will be announced on WBZ, WHDH, WRKO, WBCN-AM Radio; WBUR-FM Radio; WBZ-TV channel. You can also call the Simmons College Information Hotline at 617-521-3463. For more information, visit the Emergency Preparedness Planning page.

Lost and Found: Protect your belongings. If you lose something, check with the SLIS Tech Lab and the Public Safety Office.

Have a question, comment or a tip you'd like to share? Please e-mail