What Makes Us Special

About Fairfield University

Fairfield University is a Jesuit University, rooted in one of the world’s oldest spiritual and intellectual traditions. Fairfield’s beautiful 200 acre campus is located on the Connecticut shoreline, minutes from the beach and a short train ride from New York City. This ideal location offers numerous internship opportunities leading to outstanding outcomes. 98% of our most recent graduating class are employed or attending graduate school full-time, or participating in a year of service.

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Admissions  Help

Middle 50% SAT Range For Freshman Class*

Evidence-Based Reading and Writing610-670

* Fairfield University is a test-optional institution.

Average High School GPA of Freshman Class: 3.64

Freshman Class Geographical Profile  Help

Enrollment  Help

Gender: All Undergraduates  Help

Women 59%
Men 41%

Diversity: All Undergraduates  Help

Freshmen Returning For Sophomore Year: 90%  Help

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Price of Attendance in 2019-20  Help

Percent of Freshmen Receiving Aid by Type  Help

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Average Undergraduate Loans  Help
Owed At Graduation 

Tuition and Fees History  Help

About Our Faculty  Help

Faculty Information

Student Faculty Ratio 12:1
Full-time Faculty with highest degree 91%

Undergraduate Class Size

Number of Students 2-19 20-39 40-99 100+ Total
Number of Classes 345 522 27 0 894

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