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For most students, finding the right college is one of the hardest decisions they've ever made. Having a skilled and knowledgeable guide can make all the difference. Find out why Simmons may be the best choice for your students. 

Empowering leaders for 100 years

Steeped in a tradition of cultivating the intellectual and professional growth of women, Simmons University is a warm and engaging community with a national reputation of academic excellence. Founded in 1899, Simmons was the first college in the United States to offer women a liberal arts education integrated with career preparation.

Class of 2027 Profile

  • 3.83 average weighted gpa
  • 1220-1400 middle 50%
  • 27-32 middle 50%
  • 90% admitted students applied without test scores
  • 100% received scholarships

Institutional Student Profile

  • 39% self-identified ALANA students
  • 1,788 undergraduate students
  • 4,539 graduate students
  • Undergraduates from 49 states, 30 countries

Why Simmons

Benefits of a women's undergraduate experience

Did you know that 20% of women in Congress graduated from women’s colleges? Learn more about the benefits of a women’s undergraduate program. 

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Applying to Simmons

We look for students who care about the world around them, are intellectually curious, show potential for growth, and who will thrive at Simmons.

Financial aid & scholarships

When you apply to Simmons, you’re automatically reviewed for merit scholarships and 100% of first-year students receive financial assistance.

Meet our admission counselors

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. 

Undergraduate Admission Events

College Exploration Day

  • Jul 12, 2024
  • 10:00 am to 2:00 pm

Health Science Preview Day

  • Aug 7, 2024
  • 10:00 am to 2:00 pm

Undergraduate Open House

  • Oct 20, 2024
  • 9:00 am to 2:30 pm