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Fairfield University Student Summer Housing

For Fairfield University students taking classes, holding internships, or working in the area, on-campus housing is available from May 22, 2021 - August 8, 2021. 

Students will be housed in a 2-4 bedroom apartment or townhouse. Housing is available on a weekly basis (4-week minimum required*) at the following rates:

  • $250 per week in a single bedroom (billed at double bedroom rate due to COVID-19)

A non-refundable $50 summer housing application fee for all student housing requests is due with your application.  Applications will not be considered complete without receipt of payment of the application fee.  If a University department is sponsoring the cost of your summer housing, the Office of Conference & Event Management will be in contact with the responsible department regarding your housing needs.

Fairfield University students can sign up for summer housing via our online Summer Housing 2021 Application.

We require all payments to be made online with a credit or debit card through our online payment portal.  After submitting your application you will receive a link for payment from the Office of Conference & Event Management.  We do not accept cash or checks and any payment received other than through the online payment portal will be returned to sender and the account in question will remain unpaid.

*The required 4-week housing minimum will be waived for students taking a summer class during the month of May with proper documentation of class enrollment presented to the Office of Conference & Event Management.

For questions about Fairfield University summer student housing, please contact Bartholomew Kallgren at

University Sponsored Guest Or Visiting Family Housing

A limited number of townhouses will be made available for visiting guests or families this summer. The townhouses are two-story units consisting of two bedrooms, a living room, kitchen, dining area, a minimum of 1.5 bathrooms with an extra sink, and plenty of closet/storage space. Townhouses have central air conditioning, cable television access, and wired and wireless Internet access.

For more information about summer townhouse rentals, please call The Office of Conference & Event Management at (203) 254-4202.

Camp And Conference Housing

During the summer, many of Fairfield University's residence halls, suites, and apartment complexes are available for overnight camps and conferences. On-campus housing for summer programs is available starting May 22, 2021 through August 8, 2021 and is coordinated through the Office of Conference & Event Management. Please contact the Office of Conference & Event Management at (203) 254-4202 to discuss the types of overnight accommodations available for your summer program.

Non-Fairfield University Student Internship Housing

The campus is within one mile of I-95 and the Fairfield Metro-North station, making it an easy commute to many locations like Norwalk, Stamford, and New Haven.

Summer residents can also take advantage of being just an hour away from New York City via public transportation or take weekend trips to Boston, Newport, and many other celebrated New England cities and towns.

Students are offered single bedrooms in shared apartments that can accommodate 4-8 students. Some of the many amenities include:

  • Air-conditioned, furnished accommodations with kitchens
  • Morning and evening shuttle service to and from the Metro-North Fairfield train station
  • 24-hour on-call support and security
  • Free access to Fairfield University’s newly renovated state-of-the-art Recreation Complex
  • Campus-wide wireless Internet access
  • Free on-campus parking
  • Free laundry facilities
  • All living rooms come furnished with a couch, coffee table, kitchen table, and chairs.
  • Kitchens are equipped with a full-size refrigerator and oven. Bedrooms each contain a twin extra-long bed, wardrobe, dresser, desk, and chair.
  • Free social activities planned for on-campus summer residents

To be eligible for internship housing, students must be either an undergraduate or graduate student at a university who has secured an internship or job for the summer months. Proof of employment and of student enrollment is required to confirm summer housing.

Housing is offered on a weekly basis starting Saturday, May 22, 2021 and ending Sunday, August 8, 2021. To be eligible, a minimum of four consecutive weeks must be reserved.* A limited amount of temporary housing may be available prior to May 22 in a traditional residence hall. 

Housing is offered for $345 per week. This includes all utilities, air-conditioning, Internet access, unlimited laundry, and use of the University Recreation Complex. It also includes morning and evening shuttle service to the Metro-North train station and on-campus parking. A non-refundable $50 application fee is required for all housing applicants and due upon sign-up.

Applications for summer intern housing are available via the online Summer Intern Housing request form. Note: This form is for non-Fairfield University students only.

Please contact or (203) 254-4202 if you have questions about summer housing at Fairfield University.

*4-week housing minimum will be waived for guests taking a summer class during the month of May with proper documentation of class enrollment presented to the Office of Conference & Event Management.

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