Fairfield Campus Life

Campus Highlight
Campus HousingYes (Capacity: 3,159)
Meal PlanYes (Cost: $5,700)
Religious AffiliationRoman Catholic
ROTCArmy, Air Force

Fairfield Campus Housing and Meal Plan

Fairfield University offers campus housing (college-owned, operated, or affiliated) and it's total dormitory capacity is 3,159 (approximately 57.30 % students are living in the housing facilities). The average room & board charge for academic year 2021-2022 is $14,710. In addition, the school has meal plans for all students and the average charge for the meal plans is $5,700 annually.

Special Learning Opportunities

Fairfield University offers the online degrees and courses for both undergraduate and graduate programs. It provides the ROTC, teacher certification and study abroad programs to its students. It also offers weekend/evening classes which is a program that allows students to take a complete course of study and attend classes only on weekends or only in evenings. Next table summarizes the special learning opportunities at Fairfield University for academic year 2019-2020.
Special Learning Opportunities at Fairfield University
Online Degree ProgramGraduate
Online CourseUndergraduate, Graduate
ROTCArmy, Air Force
Weekend/Evening College
Teacher Certification
Study Abroad
Campus Housing
(Dormitory Capacity:3,159)
Board/Meal Plan
(Typical Annual Charge: $5,700)

On-Campus Student Services

Fairfield University provides number of student services including remedial education, academic/career counseling & wellness, employment for students and placement services for completers. In addition, the school has on-campus daycare center for it's students, staffs, and faculties. It has own libraries on its campus. Next table lists student services provided at Fairfield University to its attendants.
Student Services at Fairfield University
Remedial services
Academic/career counseling service
Employment services for students
Placement services for completers
On-campus day care for students' children
Library facilities at institution

Sports Teams and Athletic Information At Fairfield University

Fairfield University is a member of National Athletic Association (NAA) and National Collegiate Athletic Association (NCAA). Next table describes sports and athletic information at Fairfield University campus.
Sports and Athletic Information
Fairfield University
Field Hockey021NCAA Division I-AAA
Golf1210NCAA Division I-AAA
Lacrosse4533NCAA Division I-AAA
Rowing4550NCAA Division I-AAA
Soccer2229NCAA Division I-AAA
Softball018NCAA Division I-AAA
Swimming and Diving1624NCAA Division I-AAA
Tennis1111NCAA Division I-AAA
Track and Field, X-Country1218NCAA Division I-AAA
Volleyball012NCAA Division I-AAA

Veterans Benefits at Fairfield University

Fairfield University has programs, benefits, and services to veterans, military service members, and/or their families. You can check more information about veterans benefits at school's veterans webpage .
Veterans Benefits at Fairfield University
Yellow Ribbon Program
(officially known as Post-9/11 GI Bill, Yellow Ribbon Program)
Credit for military training
Dedicated point of contact for support services for veterans, military service members, and their families
Recognized student veteran organization
Member of Service members Opportunity Colleges

Special Facts about Fairfield University

Fairfield University is an institution that opens to general public. It is religiously affiliated to Roman Catholic. The school does not offer medical degree and it does not have its own hospital. Next table shows additional and special facts about Fairfield University.
Additional Characteristics at Fairfield University
Religious AffiliationRoman Catholic
Historical Black School
Tribal School
Has Hospital
Offer Medical Degree

Academic Library Stats

Fairfield University has a library system that has 1,297,967 physical, digital, and electronic books. Next table shows the statistics related to the academic libraries that Fairfield University has.
Academic Library Stats
Fairfield University
Number of Physical Books373,440
Number of Digital/Electronic Books924,527
Number of Digital/Electronic Databases0
Number of Physical Media13,276
Total Physical Library Collections (books and media)386,996
Total Electronic Library Collections (books and media)1,133,138
Total Physical Library Circulations (books and media)22,002
Total Electronic Library Circulations (books and media)108,118
Number of Branches and Independent Libraries0
Preservation ServiceNot Support