Fairfield University

Welcome to Fairfield University

The Modern Jesuit Catholic University


Stags Come Home

Reopening information and our Covid-19 response.

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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.

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Graduate Studies

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

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Summer & Continuing Studies

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

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What's Going On @ Fairfield

Lopez-Senechal ’22 Earns Second MAAC Player of the Week Nod

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Fairfield University Egan School Named Top 5 in New England Region by Nursing Schools Almanac

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Community Partnerships in a Pandemic: GSEAP Professors Get Creative

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Fairfield Ranked #2 Best Online MFA in Creative Writing Program in Nation

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Fifty Years of Firsts

Women Trailblazers of Fairfield University, 1970-2020
Through a half-century of “firsts,” women on Fairfield’s campus have set the tone for inclusivity, moving the culture of the University forward, and opening doors for today’s female undergraduates to become leaders in student programming, academics, athletics... and life.

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