Fairfield University

Welcome to Fairfield University

The Modern Jesuit Catholic University


Coronavirus Updates

Keep up with the latest from Fairfield University about the global Coronavirus outbreak and how the University is responding.

Learn More

Why Fairfield?

We are a Jesuit University, rooted in one of the world’s oldest intellectual and spiritual traditions, with more than 5,000 undergraduate and graduate students from the U.S. and across the globe enrolled in the University’s five schools. Fairfield embraces a liberal humanistic approach to education, encouraging critical thinking, cultivating free and open inquiry, and fostering ethical and religious values. Fairfield is located in the heart of a region where the future takes shape, on a stunning campus on the Connecticut coast just an hour from New York City.

Fairfield University prepares students for success. With an emphasis on innovative, experiential learning and a focus on developing the whole person, we produce graduates who are future ready.

Undergraduate Studies

At Fairfield University, we encourage you to let curiosity get the best of you — to let your mind wander, and then follow it.

Learn More
Graduate Studies

Get the tools you need to succeed — whether it’s career advancement, personal enrichment or gaining greater proficiency in your field.

Learn More
Summer & Continuing Studies

Explore part-time, flexible options for bachelor’s degrees, credit courses and certificates to achieve many personal and professional goals.

Learn More

What's Going On @ Fairfield

Students in library

Fairfield Faculty and Students Pivot to Innovative Virtual Learning

Learn More

Fairfield University student with Stags Up

Faculty Podcast Examines Coronavirus Pandemic Through Political Lens

Learn More


Fairfield Graduate Programs Among Best in U.S. News and World Report's 2021 Rankings

Learn More

Stethoscope and blood pressure screener band

Tune in Daily to Stags Sports Network Rewind

Learn More

Fairfield University Ranks Among Top 1% for Long-Term Value of the Degree

In a new study from Georgetown University’s Center on Education and the Workforce, Fairfield University is a national leader for return on investment (ROI).

Learn More

Visit news@ Fairfield
Enter Our ThinkSpace

Your Summer Starts Here

Fairfield University is gearing up for the summer of 2020 with a large offering of undergraduate courses, residential high school programs, and youth camps for students of all ages to explore.

Check Out the Courses


Undergraduate Majors


Years of History


Graduate Programs

Learn More
Learn More
Learn More
Shop Now

Search Results