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Special Announcement

Due to the current Covid-19 pandemic and CT state's guidelines on hosting events, Grad Stag Day will now take place virtually. Please continue to save the date, as the virtual experience will take place on August 22, 2020, between 9:30 a.m. and 3 p.m. More information will be emailed to students regarding registration for the virtual experience.

Grad Stag Day

Fairfield University’s Office of Student Engagement and five graduate schools invite all new and returning graduate students to attend GRAD STAG DAY – a unique on-campus orientation experience that welcomes and connects graduate students to the Fairfield community.

Students will have the opportunity to meet directly with their program director and faculty, classmates, and complete onboarding items such as registering your vehicle, picking up your parking pass and StagCard, and much more.

Bring your family! All activities are free and lunch is provided.

To register for Grad Stag Day, visit your Graduate Student Online Checklist.

2020 Orientation Dates:

Winter and spring admits: No Orientation – Check your mailbox for a special welcome package.

Summer Admits: Please refer to your graduate student website for your onboarding processes to the university. Be sure to connect with your college for program-specific onboarding processes.

Fall Admits: Saturday, August 22. From 9:30 a.m. – 3 p.m. Tentative

Note: Students and their families are welcome to register for any of the above sessions regardless of their starting term.

Have questions about acclimating and transitioning to graduate student life? Find your answers on the Graduate Student Resource Page.

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