New Students

We can't wait to welcome you to Simmons! Our Residence Campus offers an enriching living environment with many opportunities for you to meet new people and share exciting experiences.

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Before completing housing forms, please be sure to download and read the License Agreement and retain a copy of the Agreement in your files. You should also review room and board costs.

  • Deposited First-Year students must apply for housing by May 25, 2021. Please thoroughly review the application instructions here before applying. Housing assignments will be available in mid-July. 
  • Learn about how to apply for special housing accommodations. Accommodations requests are handled solely through the Office of Accessibility Services. Requests for incoming students are due to Accessibility Services by May 15, 2021.


Students sitting in their dorm room

Residence halls

Simmons' nine residence halls, Bartol Dining Hall, the Holmes Sports Center and the campus health center are all located on the Simmons Residence Campus a short walk from the main campus. 

Students sitting together

Living on campus

See real students' rooms and learn their secrets for decorating, getting along with roommates and adjusting to life at Simmons!

Housing accommodations

Any student requiring a special housing accommodation of any type should send the request and documentation to Simmons University Accessibility Services.

Students eating in dining hall.

Campus dining

Simmons offers a variety of dining options and meal plans for students. There are full-service dining halls and cafes on both the residence and the academic campuses, and students can choose from several full-service meal plans, point meal plans, or a la carte cash options.