Community College Transfers

Currently enrolled at a community college? If so, you might be eligible for our Simmons University Community College Excellence Scholarship (SUCCESS). Both transfer students and adult students (students over 24) are eligible for this scholarship. Transferring from Roxbury Community College or Bunker Hill Community College? Learn more about our Boston Community College Scholarship.

Program Criteria

Students graduating with their associate’s degree (AA/AS) from an accredited community college will be eligible for our Transfer SUCCESS program.


  • Priority application review
  • Expedited transfer credit evaluation
  • Electronic decision notification
  • Full-time and part-time scholarships available for those completing an Associate’s degree! Up to $22,000 for full-time enrollment.

Transfer Credit Policies

Associate’s (AA/AS) Degree
Simmons PLAN requirements waived
Transfer in 64 credits toward a bachelor’s degree

Students must complete these courses at Simmons:

  • Remaining major courses
  • The Capstone (4-8 credits) - Capstone experience in your major
  • Additional courses needed to reach 128 credits

Application Requirements

  • Submit all required application materials for general admission.
  • Check off the box on the application that indicates you will be completing an associate’s degree from a community college. You will be automatically reviewed for the program!
  • Only first-bachelor's candidates
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