Fairfield University hosted two Orientation sessions in June, with over 1900 in attendance! We were so happy to meet the families and students of the Class of 2021, and are excited about welcoming you to the Fairfield family this fall.
Check out pictures from this year's orientation!
View the presentations
University Welcome | Video
Welcome Class of 2021!
Parent/Guardian Guidebook | PDF
Class of 2021 Orientation
How can families best prepare to send their student off to Fairfield? Dr. Thomas Pellegrino, vice president for Student Affairs, was joined by various Student Affairs administrators to answer families’ questions.
Learn what it means to live and learn in an academic community as faculty, staff, and students discuss the Core Curriculum--our institutional commitment to educating the whole person and the difference a Jesuit education can make in the life of the mind.
Hear what it means to live and learn in an academic community as faculty, staff, and students discuss the Core Curriculum, our institutional commitment to educating the whole person, and the difference a Jesuit education can make in the life of the mind.
Financial Planning (Parents/Guardians) | PowerPoint
From tuition payments and financial aid, to meal plans and purchasing books and computers, this session highlighted how to finance and plan for four years at Fairfield.
Varsity Athletics Information Session | PowerPoint
This session focused on the role of athletics at Fairfield University and what it means to be a Fairfield student-athlete.