US Colleges

Fairfield University

Fairfield University

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Carnegie Classification 2010: Master’s Colleges and Universities (larger programs)
Suburb: Large
Region: New England
Address: 1073 N Benson Rd, Fairfield, Fairfield, 06824-5195, CT
fairfield.edu/
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Fairfield University is a private school based in the New England of the United States, in the state of Connecticut. School campus is located in a large suburb of Fairfield at 1073 N Benson Rd. This school has total of 4919 students and 262 full-time faculty members, which makes the student to faculty ratio 11.

Fairfield University ‘s religious affiliation is Roman Catholic. The school’s retention rate is 87 and in order to apply for Fairfield University SAT/ACT is neither required nor recommended. Tuition fees for the 2014-15 school year were $43770.

4919

Number of students

3546

Full Time Undergraduates

  • Fairfield University has total of 4919 students, making it smaller than an average college
  • Student to faculty ratio is 11, which is lower than average
  • Retention rate in Fairfield University is 87, which is higher than average
  • 6 year graduation rate is 82, which is much higher than average
  • Fairfield University has acceptance rate of 71, which is considered easy to get into
  • Tuition fees for In-State students are $59840, which are considered expensive

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Historically Black College

Students

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Faculty

11

Student to Faculty Ratio

15

*Average Student to Faculty Ratio

262

Full Time Faculty

0

Graduate Assistants Teaching

*Average for 4 year Public Schools in US

Endowment

57869

$ Endowment per Student

10775

$ Instruction per student

6361

$ Institutional Support per Student

4263

$ Academic support per Student

5320

$ Student Services per Student

486

Public Service Expenses per Student

Applicants

9254

Applicants Total

  • Applicants Men

  • Applicants Women

71%

Admitted Total

15%

Enrolled Full Time

SAT/ACT Scores

SAT/ACT Neither required nor recommended

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Tuition

59840

$ Total Price In State Students

59840

$ Total Price Out-of-State Students

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Degrees offered

  • Biological and Biomedical Sciences

  • Business Management Marketing and Related Support Services

  • Communication Journalism and Related Programs

  • Engineering

  • English Language and Literature

  • Foreign Languages Literatures and Linguistics

  • Health Professions and Related Programs

  • History

  • Liberal Arts and Sciences

  • Mathematics and Statistics

  • Physical Sciences

  • Psychology

  • Social Sciences

  • Visual and Performing Arts

After College

69000

$ Median earning for students working after 10 years of graduation

26778

$ Median Debt for graduates

92%

Students earning over 25K After 10 years of graduation

0.9%

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Other Facts

Religion Affiliation

Calendar

Division

Football Conference

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Cross Country Track Conference

Roman Catholic

Semester

NCAA D1

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Metro Atlantic Athletic Conference

Metro Atlantic Athletic Conference

Metro Atlantic Athletic Conference