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Simmons University Student Life

Simmons University is on a 12-acre campus in an urban setting in Boston, Massachusetts. There are many activities and organizations for Simmons University students to participate in – chorus, theater groups, a campus newspaper, a radio station and more.

Simmons University does not have fraternities or sororities.

Simmons University has a thriving Simmons College Dance Company. In fact, more students participate in Simmons College Dance Company than any other on-campus activity.

Other popular student organizations at Simmons University include Student Government Association, Simmons Student Nursing Association, Sexuality Women and Gender (SWAG) and Class Councils.

Simmons University students' favorite campus traditions are Winter Wonderland, Spring Carnival and Soiree.

Does Simmons University Offer Student Housing?

Simmons University offers housing. Students are required to live on campus through freshman year. First year students are given priority for on-campus housing.

Most Simmons University students live off campus. In 2021, 5% of undergrads at Simmons University lived in some kind of on-campus housing and 95% of students lived off-campus or commuted to Simmons University. There are 1,094 spots available in on-campus housing for all 1,744 undergraduates. In the 2020-21 school year, 1,094 students chose to live in campus housing. On the weekends, about 70% students stay on-campus. First year students are not allowed to park a car on campus.

Simmons University offers coed housing and .

Simmons University Athletics

Simmons University does not have any athletic programs or the school has not reported any information on their athletic teams.

Safety at Simmons University

College is like a home away from home. Whether you're walking to class or coming back from late-night studying (or partying!), it's important to feel safe on campus.

Simmons University is patroled 24 hours a day by trained security. The Simmons University campus has emergency telephones or alarms for students to use anytime of day or night.

Simmons University offers late-night transportation or safety escorts for students. Campus housing is secure and dorms can only be accessed with secure key cards.

Plan a Visit to Simmons University

Visiting colleges is one of the best ways to get a sense of the campus and student body. If you'd like to visit to Simmons University, take Interstate 90 to Boston, MA. If you need to fly, book your flight to Logan International airport.

While you're planning, check out other schools in Massachusetts you may want to visit too. Click the heart at the top of each school's page to save it to your college list.

Want to visit but can't make the trip? Explore Simmons University's campus without leaving home by taking a virtual campus tour

Simmons University Students

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Women

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Men

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Full Time

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Part Time

63%

In State

37%

Out-of-State

Ethnicity

57%

12%

12%

8%

5%

4%

2%

0.06%

Graduate Students

4,620

Undergraduate Students

1,744

Non-Resident / International Students

88

Simmons University Campus Services

Student Services
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  • 31515C82-8D2D-421D-B67C-E215D0E49BE9 ESL
Campus Security
  • 1E1A89E0-A58D-422D-B45D-7554EC36A535 Late-Night Transport / Escort
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  • 1E1A89E0-A58D-422D-B45D-7554EC36A535 24-Hour Security Patrol

© 2021 College Confidential / Concentrical LLC, Data provided by IPEDs and Peterson's Databases, © 2020 Peterson's LLC.

Quick Facts

Total Enrollment

6,364

Campus Setting

Urban

Acceptance Rate

83%

Tuition and Fees

In State

$43,330

Out-of-State

$43,330

Fall Freshmen
Application Deadline

Feb 1
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