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 next steps you need to complete to begin your journey at Simmons University.

Next Steps
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Admitted Transfer and Adult Students

Check out next steps you need to complete to begin your journey at Simmons University.

Transfer and Adult Students

Next Steps for Fall 2022 Students

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

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Explore our community

We’ve designed many in person and 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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Attend Accepted Students Day

This spring we'll be hosting three, in person, Accepted Students Days to help our future sharks get an in-depth sense of what it's like to be a Simmons student.

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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

Associate Professor of Physics Phillip Jason White with BMUS Lab Students

"I like to connect physics to healthcare, to give my students context," says Associate Professor of Physics Phillip Jason White. "I’ve worked in health care for over 20 years — in radiology, transplantation, cardiology, neurology — and I use all...

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New Friendships "I made my very first Simmons friend at accepted students day, and coming into Simmons I was able to become good friends with her and her roommates. To the point where I felt comfortable inviting myself into their...