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Fairfield University

Fairfield, CT, USA
3.81 Average Rating

Fairfield University was founded by the Society of Jesus and today is a member of the Association of Jesuit Colleges and Universities. The “more selective” university has a test-optional admissions program. Fairfield is listed at #3 in Regional Universities North by U.S News & World Report and a “Best Northeastern” college by The Princeton Review. Fairfield houses a combustion turbine-based heat and power plant which awarded the university an Energy Star by the United States Environmental Protection Agency.


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  • Not for Profit
  • Roman Catholic
  • Coed
Level of Institution 4 Year
Campus Setting Suburb
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What Students Are Saying

3.81 Average Rating
Fairfield University is a great community-building university. There are always students around, who are friendly and willing to work together. Group interactions are always encouraged.
from Woodbury, CT
Fairfield has a beautiful campus year round. It is close and convenient to get to New York City. The is always something for everyone, whether it be majors, sports, clubs, or organizations.
Katherine from Woodbury, CT

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