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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 Sunday, May 26 to Saturday, August 10, 2024. A limited amount of temporary housing may be available prior to the start of summer housing in a traditional residence hall. Please note: temporary housing will be on a first come, first served basis.

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

  • $240 per week in a shared bedroom
  • $340 per week in a private bedroom 

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.

THE PRIORITY DEADLINE FOR SUMMER HOUSING IS MONDAY, APRIL 1, 2024. If you apply after the priority deadline, the non-refundable application fee is $100.00. 

Fairfield University students can sign up for summer housing via our online Summer Housing 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 the Office of Conference & Event Management at 203-254-4202 or summerhousing@fairfield.edu.

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, and plenty of closet/storage space. Townhouses have central air conditioning, 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 June 16, 2024 through August 10, 2024, and is coordinated through the Office of Conference & Event Management.

Contact the Office of Conference & Event Management, cem@fairfield.edu or (203) 254-4202.

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 private bedrooms in shared apartments that can accommodate 4-8 students.

  • Air-conditioned, furnished accommodations with kitchens
  • 24-hour on-call support and security
  • Morning and evening shuttle service to and from the Metro-North Fairfield train station
  • 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.

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 Sunday, May 26, 2024 and ending Saturday, August 10, 2024. To be eligible, a minimum of four consecutive weeks must be reserved.

Housing is offered for $380 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. 

THE PRIORITY DEADLINE FOR SUMMER HOUSING IS MONDAY, APRIL 1, 2024. If you apply after the priority deadline, the non-refundable application fee is $100.00. 

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 summerhousing@fairfield.edu 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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