College Counselors

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 2022 Student Profile

  • SAT middle 50% 1140-1300
  • ACT middle 50% 24-30
  • 3.43 average unweighted GPA
  • 100% received financial assistance

Institutional Student Profile

  • 27% self-identified ALANA students
  • 1,800 undergraduate women
  • 2,400 graduate men & women
  • Undergraduates from 47 states and 22 countries

Why Simmons

Students sitting in a common area at Simmons

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. 

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