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Television Services

Simmons College offers DirecTV signals in most classrooms and event spaces.

Classroom and event television is fully self-service.  Faculty or staff may show programs on any of the DirecTV channels in real time in television-equipped rooms.

Technology also administers the Cable TV service used in the Residence Halls.


Message Display System (MDS)


The Message Display System, seen on monitors throughout campus, uses a rotating series of PowerPoint slides to show announcements for events on and around campus. If you would like to announce an event, please visit the following website Go to "Get Support" then click on "General Support" and fill out the form with the start and end dates of the event at least 24 hours before you would like the PowerPoint slide shown.

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Cable TV in Residence Halls