Part-Time Degree Seeking

Make Your Next Step the Greatest One Yet

Let Fairfield University help you make the change you need by setting you on the path to start or complete your bachelor’s degree as a part-time student. As an institution, we offer many benefits to our part-time degree-seeking students including:

  • Custom enrollment advising
  • Discounted tuition fees
  • High transfer credits
  • Traditional, hybrid and online classes
  • Flexible and accelerated one, five or seven week courses
  • Credits for life/work experience

Best of all, you’ll earn a degree from a nationally ranked and respected university with an experienced staff dedicated to helping you succeed on schedule that works for you.

How to Apply

Are you seeking to register and enroll in a credit course(s) only and are not seeking admissoin to a bachelor's degree at Fairfield University at this time? If you would like to register for a course as a Visiting Student, please go directly to our Course Registration page.


Application to become a degree-seeking part-time student at Fairfield University for the following:

Return to an application in progress (if you need to upload documents into your online application or check on documents received)

Application Questions
If you have any questions or need help with the application process, please contact the Office of Admission for Part-Time and Continuing Studies at (203) 254-5532 or

Speak to an Advisor

Bachelor’s Degree Programs for Part-Time and Continuing Studies Students

Fairfield University provides a variety of stepping stones on a path to starting or completing your undergraduate degree. With flexible part-time day, evening, weekend, intersession and online courses, you can successfully go back to school as busy adult learner.

To learn more about bachelor’s degree opportunities that are best suited to your educational and career goals, please contact one of the following representatives. We will be happy to answer your questions or to set up an advising session regarding a particular degree. 

School of Nursing

  • RN to BSN Degree
  • Second Degree Nursing Program

Carol Pomarico
(203) 254-4150

College of Arts and Sciences

  • Traditional Arts & Science majors
  • Bachelor of Liberal Studies

Cathy O'Donnell
(203) 254-5532

Charles F. Dolan School of Business

  • Traditional Business majors

Cathy O'Donnell
(203) 254-5532

School of Engineering

  • Traditional Engineering majors

Cathy O'Donnell
(203) 254-5532

Request Information

Thank you for your interest in Fairfield University's programs for Part-time and Continuing Studies. We will include you on our mailing list and other communications to provide information on existing and new programs for part-time students which may be of interest to you. If you have any questions, please contact the Office of Part-time and Continuing Studies Admission at (203) 254-5532 or

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