Tuition and Financial Aid

Tuition and Fees

Tuition for SocialWork@Simmons is based on the annual cost per credit multiplied by the total number of credits required to graduate.

Tuition and Fees
Credits 2018–19 Cost per Credit Total Cost
65 $1,060 $68,900

In addition to tuition, SocialWork@Simmons students pay the following fees:

  • Field education fee – $57 per placement
  • Student fee – $57 per term

Financial Aid

U.S. citizens and permanent residents are eligible to apply for scholarships and federal loans.

In order to be considered for federal student aid, you must complete the Free Application for Federal Student Aid (FAFSA). The FAFSA code for Simmons University is 002208.

For more information on which FAFSA to complete based on your desired start date, visit the Financial Aid Checklist.

In order to receive any type of financial aid from Simmons, you must also complete the Simmons Student Information Form found on the Student Financial Services site.

If you have applied for and received a financial aid award from Simmons, download the Online Graduate Award Guide to learn more about your award, how it was determined, and your next steps for receiving financial aid.

If you have additional questions about financial aid, visit the Student Financial Services website.

Additional Resources

  • Military education benefits: If you are an active-duty service member, veteran, or eligible military family member, you may apply for benefits through the U.S. Department of Veterans Affairs.
  • Loan forgiveness and repayment assistance: As a social worker, you may explore options for loan forgiveness or repayment assistance.
  • Payment plans: Simmons offers a tuition payment plan to help you fund your tuition or supplement any remaining cost not covered by federal or private loans.

Learn more about these resources on our Financial Aid FAQ page.