You’ll study and live in our small college environment while enjoying all the resources of a major academic hub. You’ll also have easy access to internship possibilities throughout the city (and beyond)!
Our residential campus in the heart of Boston
At Simmons, you’ll join 300,000 college students who call Boston home. Our tree lined campus is close to public transportation and a quick walk to Fenway Park, museums, theaters, restaurants, concert venues, and shopping districts, including lively Newbury Street. In your first semester, you’ll take a Boston Course that helps you engage with the city through an area of interest like art, politics, food, or news.
We have over 80 different clubs and organizations you can join to meet people with similar interests. Simmons is also a member of the Colleges of the Fenway (COF), a consortium of five neighboring schools. Being a member means our students have access to student organizations, study abroad opportunities, and social events like ski trips, carnivals, and block parties.
Curious about life at Simmons University? We're happy to answer any questions you have!
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Our academic and residential campus are located in Boston's vibrant Fenway neighborhood.Learn More
Clubs and Organizations
Simmons students are serious about keeping active and getting involved. With our wide variety of student groups on campus, there's something for everyone.Learn More
Can’t decide between a small, close-knit college or a bustling, big-city university? Good news — at Simmons, you can have both!
Our Woman on Campus, Maralee Mitchell ‘20 takes us around Simmons University giving a closer view of the undergraduate culture of Simmons!
Deciding where to go to college is probably one of the more important decisions you'll ever make. The best way to tell if Simmons is right for you is to spend some time there, meet other students, attend a class, and walk through the campus.
So you know that Simmons is a great place to be, you've learned about our programs, maybe even come for a visit...now you're ready to apply!
We offer a wide variety of health and fitness programming to ensure that our students are healthy and happy.
Orientation will help you begin your Simmons journey by guiding you through all the academic and student life opportunities you'll encounter during your time here.
You'll find everything you need on campus — from medical resources to keep you healthy to technical support to keep your computer running.
Simmons University is a community founded on the values of respect, integrity, inclusion, honesty, and trust. All students should familiarize themselves with the Student Code of Conduct, which serves as our guide to expectations of behaviors by our students and student organizations.
Campus & Community
Simmons University and Wentworth Institute of Technology will highlight the contributions of women suffragists and host an event where participants can review and transcribe handwritten suffragist materials.
Academic Advisor Amanda Chapman came up with a few tips to help make sure you know all the ins & outs of Advising at Simmons.
Isabelle Indelicato '21 shares her thoughts on Simmons Radio's nomination for Best Streaming-Only Station and how they're celebrating World Radio Day.
Dozens of excited Simmons students, alumnae/i, faculty, staff, and friends gathered at 300 The Fenway on February 4 for a lively celebration of the new Gwen Ifill “Forever” stamp issued by the U.S. Postal Service January 30 as part of its Black Heritage series. The Gwen Ifill College of Media, Arts, and Humanities hosted the event which it cosponsored with Simmons’ Office of Organizational Culture, Inclusion & Equity, and the Postal Service.
As the Gwen Ifill Station, any mail sent from Simmons University on February 4 will get to drop in and have the special Gwen Ifill Station pictorial postmark on it.
Take a look at the buzz surrounding the release of the 43rd Black Heritage stamp honoring Gwen Ifill.
Take a look back at Simmons' top 10 moments and stories from 2019!
Isis Rivera '20 tells us how the Boston Scholarship made attending Simmons a possibility.
Life at Simmons
clubs & organizations
We have over 80 different clubs and organizations you can join to meet people with similar interests. Simmons is also a member of the Colleges of the Fenway (COF), a consortium of five neighboring schools.
10 division III varsity sports
At Simmons, women athletes are the top — and only — priority in the varsity sports program. On the field or in the pool our Simmons Sharks are high achievers in athletics and in the classroom.
of Simmons students complete internships, clinicals, fieldwork or research projects
With Boston as our backyard, our students have easy access to learning opportunities in the city (and beyond!)