Welcome! Your journey at Simmons University starts now

We're so thrilled that you've been accepted to Simmons and can’t wait for you to join our community.

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Congratulations to our newest Sharks!

We are thrilled that you are considering what we believe to be not only an exceptional institution, but a transformational one as well. At Simmons, you’ll grow and flourish, find your voice, and build the skills to be a bold leader.

Each year we have the opportunity to welcome a remarkable group of students into our diverse community with 47 countries represented, 48 states represented, and over 70+ clubs and organizations.

Get ready to take in the city lights, explore your interests, engage in real-world experiences, and meet life-changing people.

Already committed? Check out your next steps.

Contact Information

Do you have questions? Contact the Office of Undergraduate Admission. We'll be glad to help you out.

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Already Committed? Check Out your Next Steps

This guide will help you through the tasks you need to complete to begin your journey at Simmons University.

Next Steps
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Admitted Transfer and Adult Students

Join our population of transfer and adult (Dix Scholars) here at Simmons. Sign up for admitted student events and learn more about your next steps at Simmons.

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Admitted International Students

As an international student at Simmons, you're joining a dynamic community of people from over 34 countries. Check out your next steps and resources available for you at Simmons.

International Students

Next Steps for Fall 2021 Students

Take a few minutes to review what the next steps are for becoming a Shark. 

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Attend Accepted Students Week

Accepted Students Week will be a virtual three-day event. Each day will focus on an element of Simmons: academics, student life & experience & the City of Boston.

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Explore our community virtually

We’ve designed many virtual events to help you engage with our community. You'll get an overview of Simmons University, hear from current students, and get answers to all of your questions.

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Take a virtual tour

Take a tour around campus with Simmons alumna and former tour guide, Kaitlin Maloney '19!

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Chat with a Current Student

Do you have specific questions about the Simmons experience that you feel only a current student can answer? Our Sharks would love to chat about campus and academic life!

Admitted Students

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Majors & minors

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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Dorm hunters

Learn about all your housing options on our beautiful gated Residence Campus.

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Boston: The best college town

What's great about Boston? Just about everything! Art, music, history, amazing cultural institutions, the nightlife, Newbury Street — and more than 300,000 other college students.

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Clubs and organizations

Simmons students are serious about keeping active and getting involved. With our wide variety of student groups on campus, there's something for everyone.

Simmons By the Numbers

100%

of students complete internships, clinical placements, independent research, or field work.

With Boston as our backyard, our students have easy access to learning opportunities in the city (and beyond!)

91%

of Simmons grads are employed or in grad school within six months of graduation.

Our focus on leadership development ensures that you build the skills and confidence you need to pursue higher positions, negotiate your salary and leverage your career potential.

97%

of Simmons grads are employed in a field related to their major or program.

Our curriculum is totally customizable and interdisciplinary, giving you the edge you need to find the perfect job after graduation.

Meet our Woman on Campus

"I really believe that Simmons provides the resources and support necessary to make your college experience unique to your needs and dreams." Meet our Our Woman on Campus, Saloni Kumar ‘23. Through video and blogging, Saloni gives us a closer view of the undergraduate culture of Simmons!

Read Saloni's Blog

Hear from students

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Why did Sarah DeFanti decide to major in nursing? It really boils down to one thing: the patients. We caught up with Sarah about her journey into nursing and what she learned during her clinicals at state-of-the-art Boston hospitals.

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Erin Buck ’21 is a recipient of the 3D Award for her project, “Food Justice and Social Impact: A Holistic Exploration of Modern Hunger,” and will speak on this topic at the Undergraduate Symposium on April 22.