School Overview

Fairfield University is a Private, 4 years college located in Fairfield, Connecticut. Fairfield ranked 13rd in Connecticut Colleges and 15th in Federal Region I.
It has a total enrollment of 5,513 including undergraduate and graduate students and student to faculty ratio is 12 to 1. It is a Master's College and University (larger programs) school by Carnegie Classification and its highest degree is Doctor's degree- professional practice. Fairfield's acceptance rate is 56.00% last year (undergraduate school).
Fairfield University is accredited by New England Commission of Higher Education.
Contact Information
Address1073 N Benson Rd, Fairfield, CT 06824-5195
Admission Information
Net Price
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School Category
School TypePrivate, 4 years
Carnegie CategoryMaster's College and University (larger programs)
Highest Degree OfferedDoctor's degree- professional practice

Admission Information

The acceptance rate of Fairfield University is 56.00% and the yield (also known as enrollment rate) is 18.00%. The application fees are $60 for undergraduate programs and $60 for graduate programs.
Open Admission Policy
Acceptance Rate56.00 %
Yield (Enrollment Rate)18.00 %
Undergraduate Application Fees$60
Graduate Application Fees$60

Tuition & Fees

Fairfield's 2022 tuition & fees is $52,870 for undergraduate students. For graduate programs, its 2022 tuition & fees is $19,498.
Undergraduate Tuition & Fees$52,870
Graduate Tuition & Fees$19,498
*Data Source: 2021-2022 Tuition & Fees - National Center for Education Statistics (NCES)

Student Population

A total of 5,513 students have enrolled for academic year 2020-2021. Among them, 1,187 students have enrolled online exclusively to earn their degrees. Fairfield has 4,354 undergraduate students and the graduate school has 1,159 students. You can check student population by gender, age, race/ethnicity, attending status, and online learning.
Total Students5,513
Undergraduate Students4,354
Graduate Students1,159
Online Enrollment1,187

Offered Degrees and Programs

Number of programs119 Programs
Number of online programs1 Programs
Offered Degrees/ProgramsBachelor's
Post-Bachelor Certificate
Post-Master Certificate
Doctorate (Professional Practice)

On-campus Services

Remedial services
Academic/career counseling service
Employment services
Placement services for completers
On-campus day care for students

Learning opportunities

Distance Learning (online classes)
Study Abroad
Weekend/Evening College
Teacher Certification
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