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Commencement

Simmons' 117th May Commencement will be held on May 20, 2022. We're so excited to honor our graduating undergraduate and graduate students, celebrating your achievement with you and with your families.

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Discovering your life's work is a journey. Preparing for it starts at Simmons.

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Your Simmons

With today's dynamic community of more than 4,500 students, Simmons University continues to move forward. Our commitment can be seen in our facilities for teaching, learning, and living at Simmons.

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Simmons At a Glance

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Student to Faculty Ratio

You'll learn from faculty members who are leaders in their fields and mentors in the classroom.

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Majors and Programs

Our curriculum is totally customizable and interdisciplinary, giving you the opportunity to explore new subjects in ways you never thought of before.

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Boston: The Best College Town

Our location in Boston means endless internship, research, and career opportunities.

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About Simmons

Simmons University is a nationally recognized private university located in the heart of Boston. We offer the only undergraduate program for women in Boston and numerous graduate programs open to all.

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Simons Biles, Brene Brown, and Amanda Gorman

The 2022 Simmons Leadership Conference, produced by the Simmons University Institute for Inclusive Leadership, focused on the transformational power of “Cultivating Courage and Connection.” Such power was evident in speeches given by powerful leaders, including Luvvie Ajayi Jones, Susan MacKenty...

Anna-Staniszewski

Anna Staniszewski ’06MAMFA teaches courses on writing and children’s literature and is the author of over twenty books for young readers, including the novels The Wonder of Wildflowers and Clique Here; the picture books Dogosaurus Rex and Beast in Show; and the Once Upon a Fairy Tale chapter book series.

Jyoti Puri

Jyoti Puri, Professor of Sociology and Hazel Dick Leonard Chair was the recipient of the 2021 Jessie Bernard Award, given annually in recognition of work with broad scholarly impact that has “enlarged the horizons of sociology to encompass fully the...

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