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

Mariana Garcia

What's your major? Social work with a minor in communications. Where are you from? Los Angeles, CA. What made you choose Simmons? I chose Simmons for a few reasons — the first was because it is one of the...

Erin Curley

When I think back to my first year, I’m reminded of how much I’ve grown since coming to Simmons. Enjoy your first year and know that it is only the beginning of your journey! You never know what opportunities you’ll earn or communities you’ll find.

Headshot of Sophie Flynn

Sophie Flynn '20 discusses her internships and gives valuable advice for going after big opportunities. Can you tell us about your co-op at Biogen? What were your duties? At my previous full-time co-op with Biogen, I joined the Organization Effectiveness...