The name change is the culmination of a strategic planning and visioning process begun in 2011.

The legacy of Gwen Ifill ’77, ’93HD is shaping the college named for her.

Simmons University is ranked as the 4th best college for the money among women’s colleges in the United States by Money Magazine in its “Best Colleges For Your Money 2018” list. The August 2018 publication also placed Simmons 12th among all

Students, faculty, staff, and alumnae/i participated in two days of festivities commemorating the launch of the Multicultural Center in January.

The Gwen Ifill College of Media, Arts, and Humanities opened its doors this fall.

The move is a key development in plans to launch four new colleges this fall.