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Navigating Simmons Guide: Get Started

A guide of resources to support students during their Simmons journey

Getting Started

Learn the essentials for managing college. Know who to contact, where to ask questions, and how to prepare for each semester.

Get Access

Open doors and Log-in by getting your Simmons Card. Keep track of the places you might need to go.

Know Your Way

Know your way around campus. Get familiar with the buildings you need to visit. Enjoy your stay!

Choose Your Courses

Pick your course schedule by registering for courses. Keep in mind the deadlines to add or drop a course. Consult with your academic advisor for help.

Get Your Books

Find the textbook based on each course when you shop for your books in the bookstore. Consider free or low-cost alternatives. Check the library's course reserves for assigned readings. Ask your professors about Open Educational Resources which are free course material designed to reduce very high costs for students.

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