Welcome to your new home! When you move into your new home on Sunday, January 14, 2018, your journey at Fairfield begins. Please check in at the Office of Residence Life, located in the Barone Campus Center Lower Level, room 96.
Check back regularly as this site will keep you updated about everything you need to know regarding your transition to Fairfield University. When you arrive on campus, you will move into your residence hall and meet with your assigned New Student Leader (NSL). They are excited about your arrival and can't wait to introduce themselves!
Below is a list of items to be completed from the online New Student Checklist. Remember to use your University NetID credentials to access the checklist.
Parents/Guardians can assist students with the following checklist items:
The New Student Guide is created to assist you during your first semesters at Fairfield. This book will serve as your 'go to' resource for everything Fairfield. It is packed with information regarding buildings on campus, academic planning, action items, office locations, and contact information. When you receive it, read the booklet thoroughly as it will help greatly with your transition and any questions you may have.
New students move-in is scheduled for Sunday, January 14, 2018. Room keys will be available in the Office of Residence Life located in the lower level of the Barone Campus Center. (Visit the last page of your Guide for suggestions about what to bring to campus.)
Commuter Students should also plan to come to campus on Sunday, January 14, 2018 for orientation activities.
Orientation is essential for all new students. Orientation occurs Sunday, January 14, 2018 and Monday, January 15, 2018 and allows new students to connect with each other and the Fairfield community before classes begin. Highlights of Orientation include interacting with New Student Leaders, and attending a day-long exciting team-building excursion.