To request an application for the Simmons SLIS Instructional Technology Program, please contact the SLIS Admission Office at 617-521-2868 or

Once you have submitted your application you can check your application status. Please allow at least three business days for received documents to be reflected on your application status page.

Send in Your Application Materials

Please mail your transcript(s) to:

SLIS Office of Admission
Simmons College
300 The Fenway
Boston, MA 02115

If you have any questions, please call the SLIS Admission Office at 617-521-2868 or email

Application Requirements

Each applicant must submit the following:

  1. Completed application
  2. Current résumé
  3. Transcript(s) from the appropriate master's degree granting institution(s).
    Applicants who took classes other than at Simmons SLIS must also submit course descriptions.
  4. Statement of Purpose: In 250 to 500 words, please describe your career objectives and how SLIS at Simmons College could contribute to your meeting those goals. Please incorporate answers to the following questions:
    1. Why are you seeking admission to the instructional technology program?
    2. What strengths would you bring to SLIS and to the Instructional Technology program?
    3. How will the instructional technology certificate enhance your career opportunities?


Fall (September) - May 1

After the deadline has passed, applications will be accepted on a space-available basis. If you are interested in applying after the deadline, please contact our office at or 617-521-2868 to request more information.