Alumni & Family Weekend


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Save the date for Alumni & Family Weekend 2014

Friday, October 24-Sunday, October 26

Registration will open soon! Please keep checking back!

Alumni & Family Weekend is a Fairfield tradition that offers a variety of fun activities and special events for students, alumni, and families alike!



Highlights of the weekend include:

  • A sampling of local resturants at the 7th annual Taste of Fairfield event
  • Fairfield at Night's extremely popular late night Bingo event
  • Reception for Nursing & Health Professionals hosted by tomorrow's professionals in the Class of 2015
  • Alumni Career Panel
  • 7th Triannual Art History Alumni Forum
  • Comedian Hypnotist Jim Spinnato
  • Ghost Hunter John Zaffis from SyFy's Hit Show: Haunted Collect Collector
  • A traditional Sunday brunch
  • Athletic events including Field Hockey and Men’s Soccer
  • Student Leadership Reception for current and former student leaders
  • Fun Run through campus
  • Alumni & Family Weekend Mass celebration
  • The always popular Glee Club Concert



The Inn at Fairfield Beach - 1160 Reef Road, Fairfield, CT

Minutes from Fairfield University and steps away from the beach and downtown. You can't find a better spot to call your home away from home! University Families recieve 10% off best available rate!

Call (203) 255-6808
Compementiary coffee, tea, internet access
Beach access w/ beach chairs & towels


Hilton Garden Inn Shelton - Shelton, CT

Easy 15-minute drive to Fairfield University. Special rate includes full, hot breakfast buffet with cook-to-order items. On-site restaurant open for breakfast & dinner. Indoor heated pool and hot tub. Complimentary wifi & parking.

Call (203) 447-1000 by Oct 3rd
2 Double Beds or King ($99)
Mention "FUW" or Fairfield University Alumni & Family Weekend


Marriott Fairfield Inn & Suites - Milford, CT

Special rate includes complimentary breakfast from 7-10 a.m. Complimentary wifi & parking.

Call (203) 877-8588 by Oct 1st
2 Double Beds or King ($95)
Mention Fairfield University Alumni & Family Weekend


Hilton Homewood Suites-  Stratford, CT

Number 1 with Trip Advisor! Awarded Highest Ranking in Customer Satisfaction by JD Power & Associates for the 11th time! Zagat recognition for best value chain! and more...

Call (203) 377-3322
Studio Suite ($89), 1 Bedroom Suite ($104), 2 Bedroom Suite ($189)
Mention Fairfield University Rate


If you have any questions, please call Colleen Wilson, Program Coordinator, Student Programs & Leadership Development at (203) 254-4000, ext. 2081 for assistance or