How to Apply

You’ll work, discover, evolve, and emerge with a new kind of confidence. So what are you waiting for? Make your move.

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At Simmons, we've been empowering leaders for more than 100 years.

You'll develop a strong network who will challenge you as you discover your passion and pursue your goals. 

Applying to Simmons is free when you use our online application or the Common Application! If you have any questions, just contact your admission counselor.


First Year/Adult/Transfer Spring 2020 Deadline: November 1, 2019

Adult/Transfer Priority Nursing Deadline: December 16, 2019

Early Action 1: November 1, 2019

Early Action 2: December 1, 2019

Regular Decision: February 1, 2020

Adult/Transfer Summer 2020 Deadline: April 1, 2020

Transfer Fall 2020 Deadline: April 1, 2020

Adult Fall 2020 Deadline: July 1, 2020

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Transfer students

Each year, more than 50 students transfer to Simmons, attracted by our highly respected academic programs and welcoming community. 

International students

We know that applying to university as an international student can be overwhelming at times. We strive to help you through the process step-by-step. 

Students over 24

Designed for applicants 24 years or older or students pursuing a second bachelors, the Dorothea Lynde Dix Scholars program provides unique services and support for adult women. 

Non-degree options

If you are unsure about enrolling in program, or just want to advance your educational experience, non-degree study at Simmons is the best option for you.

Meet your admission counselor

The Simmons admission team is here to answer your questions about the admission process, our academic programs, campus life, Boston, or anything else on your mind.

Fin Pals

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!

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