Fairfield University

#1338 / #399
Global Influence / U.S. Influence
Most Desirable School
University located in Fairfield, Connecticut

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About Fairfield University

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

Fairfield University's Online Degrees

Fairfield University Admissions, Retention, and Graduation Information

Annual Applications Acceptance Graduation Rate Median SAT Score Median ACT Score
12,586 56% 82% 1280 28

How Much Does Fairfield University Cost To Attend?

Tuition (in-state)
Price by Family Income
Income Average 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 Body Under-Grads Graduates
5,217 4,524 693

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 Criminal Justice, Nursing, and Psychology. Here are some of Fairfield University's most famous alumni:

Kevin Nealon
Kevin Nealon
An American comedian.
Peter Pronovost
Peter Pronovost
An American physician.
Charles Dolan
An American businessman.
John L. Flannery
John L. Flannery
An American business executive.
Frank Figliuzzi
Frank Figliuzzi
A FBI agent.
Daniel C. Burbank
Daniel C. Burbank
An American astronaut.
Robert J. Wicks
Robert J. Wicks
An American writer .
E. Gerald Corrigan
E. Gerald Corrigan
An American economist.
Githa Hariharan
Githa Hariharan
An Indian writer.
William P. Egan
An American investor.
John T. Lis
An American geneticist.
Charles E. Schaefer
An American psychologist .

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