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Admission & Financial Aid

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

8:1

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.

The Simmons academic campus

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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Dr. Gary Bailey, Assistant Dean for Community Engagement and Social Justice at the College of Social Science, Policy, and Practice, Professor of Practice of Social Work, and Director of the Urban Leadership Program, was named co-chair of the new President’s Advisory Council on Diversity, Equity, and Inclusion.

President Helen Drinan

Through news and feature stories, the Simmons Magazine highlights the inspiring ways members of our community are making a difference in their career fields, communities, and the wider world.

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