Fairfield University

#962
Most Influential School
#483
Most Desirable School

University located in Fairfield, Connecticut

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About Fairfield University

According to Wikipedia, Fairfield University is a private, Catholic university run by the Society of Jesus in Fairfield, Connecticut. It was founded by the Jesuits in 1942, and today is part of the Association of Jesuit Colleges and Universities. In 2017, the university had about 4,100 full-time undergraduate students and 1,100 graduate students, including full-time and part-time.

Fairfield University Admissions, Retention, and Graduation Information

Annual ApplicationsAcceptanceGraduation RateMedian SAT ScoreMedian ACT Score
12,58656%82%128028

How Much Does Fairfield University Cost To Attend?

Tuition (in-state)Fees (in-state)
$50,550$775
Price by Family Income
IncomeAverage Net Cost
0 - 30K$30,100
30K - 48K$28,553
48K - 75K$29,699
75K - 110K$33,523
110K+$43,238

Source: National Center for Education Statistics

How Much Do Fairfield University Graduates Make?

If you graduate from Fairfield University, then you can expect to earn an average of $80,100 per year. You also have a 96% chance of being employed after 10 years.

Fairfield University's Demographics

Demographic data is for full-time, on-campus students.

Student BodyUnder-GradsGraduates
5,2174,524693

Where is Fairfield University?

Fairfield University is located at 1073 N Benson Rd, Fairfield CT 06824-5195

How Safe is Fairfield University?

Fairfield has a violent crime rate of less than .01% and a property crime rate of less than .01%.

What Is Fairfield University Known For?

Fairfield University is known for it's academic work in the following disciplines:

Fairfield University's Top Areas of Influence With Degrees Offered

Who Are Fairfield University's Most Influential Alumni?

Fairfield University's most influential alumni faculty include professors and professionals in the fields of Nursing, Sociology, and Business. Here are some of Fairfield University's most famous alumni:

January LaVoy
An American actress.
Paul Marcarelli
Paul Marcarelli
An American actor.
Greg Francis
A Canadian basketball player.
Bryan Harkin
Bryan Harkin
A Northern Irish footballer.
Ron Palillo
Ron Palillo
An American actor, teacher .
Sonia Isabelle
An American journalist.
Stephen V. Kobasa
An American activist.
Carlos M. Cardoso
An American businessman.
Paul Fargis
A Publisher.
Michael Donnelly
A US Air Force officer.
Brett Maron
An American soccer player.
Daniel J. Dinan
An American judge.