Know what session you want to enroll in? Search for available courses here.
Online courses are offered during the summer, fall, spring and winter intersessions and are designed to accommodate students accelerating their degree program.
Evening courses have reserved slots for part-time and visiting students for the spring and fall semesters. Courses for the summer semester are open to all students on a first-come, first-serve basis.
What is a "Visiting Student"?
There are several types of visiting students at Fairfield:
What are the restrictions on Visiting Students?
A visiting student is restricted to taking three courses a semester with a maximum of six courses total. After six courses, a student will need to apply for a program of study in order to continue taking courses at Fairfield. To register for courses, please go to Course Registration and follow instructions for class registration as a new Visiting Student or a Returning Student.
When do Visiting Students Register?
Visiting Students register for courses during "open" registration periods, which are typically beginning April 1st for Summer, July 1st for Fall and December 1st for Spring. Registration is on a seat available basis.
How do I become a Visiting Student?
Please visit Course Registration to learn more about the steps to register for a course and become a new Visiting Student or how to register for a course as a Returning Visiting Student.