Global Education

The Center for Global Education, located in the Center for Student Success, oversees all study abroad opportunities and university exchange partnershipsinternational student services and many initiatives to help globalize your Simmons experience.

Center for Global Education (CGE) Mission, Vision and Goal Statement 2021

Our Mission

The Center for Global Education (CGE) upholds the Simmons commitment to transformative learning. We create pathways for all students to authentically engage in global experiences, through the development of diverse opportunities and personalized student advising, in both education abroad and international student services.

Our Vision

The Center for Global Education seeks to foster a community of lifelong learners, empowered by the rich diversity of our interconnected world.

Our Goals

  • Provide inclusive, equitable and transformational global experiences for all Simmons students
  • Strengthen institutional globalization efforts by expanding international partnerships and  supporting curriculum internationalization across the University
  • Ensure institutional immigration compliance, while providing appropriate immigration guidance to international students and campus partners
  • Foster international student success through integrative support, programming and advocacy inside and outside of the University.

Study Abroad & Global Opportunities

We strive to cultivate the intercultural competency of our students, empowering them to embrace the rich diversity of world cultures. Through our robust portfolio of international opportunities, students will develop the cross-cultural and leadership skills essential to succeeding in an increasingly global society.

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International Student Services

As an international student at Simmons, you're joining a dynamic community of people from over 34 countries. The Center for Global Education (CGE) supports F-1 international students on questions of immigration and compliance, and serves all international students in questions of adjustment to U.S. academic and social environment. We understand that coming to live in a new country or even a new state can be challenging! CGE staff is always available to advise students on whatever questions or concerns they may have about coming to the U.S, Boston or Simmons!

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