University Presidents

Fairfield University has had 8 presidents since its founding in 1942.

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Rev. Jeffrey P.
von Arx, S.J.
2004-present
Rev. Aloysius P.
Kelley, S.J.*
1979-2004
Rev. Thomas R. Fitzgerald, S.J.
1973-1979
Rev. William C.
McInnes, S.J.
1964-1973
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Rev. James E. Fitzgerald, S.J.
1958-1964
Rev. Joseph D. Fitzgerald, S.J.
1951-1958
Rev. James H.
Dolan, S.J.
1944-1951
Rev. John J.
McEleney, S.J.
1942-1944

* President Emeritus