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.
- Not for Profit
- Roman Catholic