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Academic Rigor
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4.4286
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Most Helpful Review for Fairfield University
  • Category: Did learn a lot
  • Review by: Stephanie from Franklin Square, NY
  • 9 out of 14 people found this review helpful

The small classes were ideal.

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  • Jessica from Mansfield, MA
  • Dec-31-2014 I am a current student here

    Fairfield University is a small, tight-knit community with a big personality. One step on the campus will show you how proud the Fairfield Stags are to call this beautiful campus their home. Whether you are walking to class past the magnificent Bellarmine Hall, playing basketball in the gym, lounging on the grass in the Quad, or sitting in the Starbucks in the library, there is always that feeling of comfort coming from the outgoing student, the helpful teachers and the friendly workers who are along side you.

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  • Shantel from Stamford, CT
  • Dec-09-2014 I am a current student here

    I am a graduate student, and the program I am in (MFT) is really good. Starting with the interview process the faculty made you feel like family. The professors at the school help you to succeed, will work with you if you talk to them about having any concern in your classes. The campus is beautiful, very woodsy quiet vibe to it. They also provide a campus bus to take you around the small town it is located in, and will take you back to campus. Very helpful for students who have to commute.

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  • Morgan from Longmont, CO
  • Apr-01-2014 I am a current student here

    Although Fairfield University is a small school I am happy with my decision to come here because I love the friends I have made and the education I am getting. The professors are always willing to help and the students are friendly. Go Stags!

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  • Vincenzo from Wolcott, CT
  • Dec-05-2013 I am a current student here

    Fairfield University is a prestigious and nice university. It may be expensive, but their focus on creating countless student activities, trying to prevent students from drinking and smoking, and their rigorous and helpful core curriculum is what makes it a good place to attend. Although they don't focus their attention as much on the commuter students including me, I can tell that they are making some sort of effort.

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  • Anonymous
  • Nov-02-2013 I am a current student here

    Fairfield offers a friendly environment to learn, inspire and thrive at what you wish do to after college. There are millions of resources at the touch of your fingertips. The community is very friendly and everyone in the community is there to help you do your best and have a comfortable transition from high school to college.

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  • Student at Fairfield University from CT
  • Sep-21-2013 I am a current student here

    Fairfield University is a beautiful Jesuit university, focusing on Liberal Arts. Its strong programs include majors in the College of Arts and Sciences, Engineering School, Nursing Programs, Natural Science, and of course one of the top-ranking business schools. Fairfield University has a high-quality education with very knowledgeable professors, teaching theory as well as practical skills in the world.

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  • Recent Alumni
  • Sep-16-2013 I am a past student here

    Fairfield University is a great university, with a good selection of majors, with faculty that's a hit-or-miss, and an administration that is hard to get along with. The students there are overall friendly, but just like anywhere, people do make their cliques. Overall, you will get a good education that everyone will admire for years to come.

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  • Nejem from Bridgeport, CT
  • Jul-31-2013 I am a current student here

    it is a great catholic university with a strong background in the sciences and a strong premed program that will help me get into medical school.

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  • Fairfield Girl
  • Jul-20-2013 I am a past student here

    Fairfield is a preppy, New England school on the coast of Connecticut. Its business school is ranked in the top 100 nationally and the nursing school is popular too. Fairfield's athletics are division 1 and play in the MAAC conference.

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