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 2025 Student Profile
- 3.76 weighted GPA
- 1251 average SAT (1060 - 1250 middle 50%)
- 27 average ACT (23 - 30 middle 50%)
- 100% received financial assistance
Institutional Student Profile
- 31% self-identified ALANA students
- 1,744 undergraduate students
- 1,982 graduate students
- Undergraduates from 48 states, 44 countries
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.
We look for students who care about the world around them, are intellectually curious, show potential for growth, and who will thrive at Simmons.
When you apply to Simmons, you’re automatically reviewed for merit scholarships and 100% of first-year students receive financial assistance.
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.