Welcome to Nursing@Simmons

Congratulations on your acceptance to Nursing@Simmons!

By making the decision to earn your Master of Science in Nursing, you are taking an important step toward advancing your career and providing the care your community needs. As a Nursing@Simmons student, you will receive a well-rounded nursing education and gain a breadth of clinical experience, all with the guidance of a robust support network — the student support team, the clinical placement team, and our academic advisors.

We hope you will choose to join the Simmons community, and we look forward to welcoming you. To secure your spot in the program, please complete the actions below.

Your Next Steps

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Confirm your enrollment: You should have received an email detailing your next steps for enrolling, including your Intent to Enroll (ITE) form. To secure your space in Nursing@Simmons, you must submit your ITE form and, if applicable, satisfy any admissions conditions listed there. You will also need to submit your enrollment deposit.

Pay Deposit

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Activate your Simmons accounts: See the Simmons Email Services web page for detailed instructions. To confirm your account, send the student support team an email from your Simmons email address. Note that your account will not be activated until at least two business days after your deposit is submitted.

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Complete your financial aid application (if applicable):Submit your Free Application for Federal Student Aid (FAFSA) and the Student Information Form as soon as possible to complete your financial aid application. If you did not include your Social Security number (SSN) on your application to Nursing@Simmons, please call Student Financial Services at 617-521-2001 to provide your SSN securely via phone. You can also submit a copy of your Social Security card electronically. To learn more about our secure file transfer process, please visit our website.

If you have any questions about your next steps, your student support specialist is available to help.

Get to Know Our Dedicated Support Teams

Academic Advising: Throughout the program, you will work closely with an academic advisor who will ensure that you meet your academic goals. Your academic advisor can help if you have academic difficulty in a course, need support in interpreting program policy, or have questions regarding your plan of study.

Contact the team of academic advisors by email at nuroladvising@simmons.edu.

Clinical Placement: Clinical placement coordinators will partner with you to identify and secure each of your clinical placement sites and preceptors.

Contact the clinical placement team by phone at 855-461-7466 or email at clinicalplacement@onlinenursing.simmons.edu.

Student Support: You will be assigned a student support specialist who will orient you to Nursing@Simmons and remain in regular contact as you progress through the program. Your specialist will be your first point of contact for questions and will serve as your liaison to the other support resources available to you at Simmons University.

Contact the student support team by phone at 855-465-7466 or email at studentsupport@onlinenursing.simmons.edu. Your specialist will share his or her direct contact information with you individually.

Connect With a Nursing@Simmons Ambassadors

Now that you have been admitted to Nursing@Simmons, you may be wondering what life is like in the program. Take advantage of the opportunity to hear directly from our students and connect one-on-one with a Nursing@Simmons ambassador! They are looking forward to sharing their student experience.

If you are interested, email studentambassadors@onlinenursing.simmons.edu to connect with an ambassador at your earliest convenience.