Private 4 Year

Fairfield University

Fairfield, Connecticut

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Student Population
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Location Fairfield, Connecticut
Online fairfield.edu
School Type Private 4 Year
Setting Large Suburban
Religious Affiliation Roman Catholic
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Size Mid-size
Status Non-profit
On Campus Housing Yes
Level of Study Undergrad/Graduate
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Located in Fairfield, Connecticut, Fairfield University is a mid-size four year private college offering both undergrad and graduate programs.   The school has a religious affiliation with the Roman Catholic faith. In the most recent statistical year 11,361 prospective students applied, and 6,851 were granted admission.  Of those admitted 1,091 enrolled in the school.  4,461 students are enrolled on a full time basis, and 812 attend part time. In-state tuition for 2018/2019, excluding room and board, is $47,650 plus fees of $700.



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Admission Standards
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GPA 3.36
Applications Accepted
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Applications Due Jan 15, 2021
Applicant Competition Low

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Annual Cost to Attend

Costs for Fairfield University
Fee Cost
Books and Supplies$1,150
Other Fees$700
Room and Board $14,710
Budget for Other Expenses$1,730
Total One Year Cost$65,940

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Average Salary After 10 Years
$77,100 per year
Bachelor's Degree Graduation Rate
82% within 6 years

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Popular Areas of Study

Popular subjects studied by Fairfield University students
Subject Percent of Class
Business 34%
Social Sciences 14%
Health Professions 11%
Communication 8%
English and Literature 7%

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