PLAN brings the Simmons principles and values into the present day.

Get ready to think big

Simmons PLAN(Purpose Leadership ActioN) prepares each student to become their own kind of leader. You'll customize a program to meet your goals.

Through the Boston Course, the Leadership Course and Learning Communities, our students will engage with the city of Boston, develop their own understanding of leadership, engage in integrative learning across academic disciplines, and design key components of their course of study.

Students in class

Essential Capabilities

You’ll work closely with your advisor to choose courses that fit the University requirements — but also inspire and challenge you.

Essential Capabilities

Our students

Eliot Stanton at Convocation

Data Science and Analytics major Eliot Stanton ’22 was selected by the Administrative Board as the winner of the Alumnae/i Award for Academic Achievement, given annually to a rising senior nominated by their department for distinguished scholarship. Stanton received the...

Headshot of Bella Yee

Meet public relations and marketing communications major, Bella Yee! We spoke with this first-time Orientation Leader about the importance of giving back to your community and what it was like completing her first year virtually.

Bartianna Brown

Meet public health and neuroscience and behavior major, Bartianna (Bart) Brown! Learn why this rising sophomore decided to become an Orientation Leader and Bart's favorite memory from her virtual first year.