Fairfield, CT
Fairfield University


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Recent Reviews

Thomas
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Originally, I didn't want to go to Fairfield. However, after touring, I immediately fell in love with it and have never looke...

What is your overall opinion of this school?

Originally, I didn't want to go to Fairfield. However, after touring, I immediately fell in love with it and have never looked back on my decision. The endless opportunities to get involved start as soon as you put down your deposit--you just have to go out and seek them. Every day, there is something to do, and the student groups do an excellent job in staying active. The amazing Jesuit education available is life-changing, and you will learn SO much by being a Stag. The community is so tight, and everywhere you go, you will find a familiar face. I love being a Fairfield Stag, and am extremely in love with my school.

Taylor
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The University offers small classes and direct contact with professors and Deans. The University continues to grow and offer...

What is your overall opinion of this school?

The University offers small classes and direct contact with professors and Deans. The University continues to grow and offer more activities and academic concentrations. Activities are offered on campus as well as off campus which provide opportunities to further engage in an academic environment, career and internship opportunities as well as extracurricular sports and arts activities.

Catherine
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I love the graduate program I'm in and wouldn't want to be anywhere else!

What is your overall opinion of this school?

I love the graduate program I'm in and wouldn't want to be anywhere else!

Katherine
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The campus is beautiful and constantly being renovated. For example we just got a new dining hall, new gym with an indoor tra...

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The campus is beautiful and constantly being renovated. For example we just got a new dining hall, new gym with an indoor track and a new school of nursing building. We are known for our school of nursing and business. We have no big sports like no hockey or football.

John
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I really like Fairfield University. We have a very nice campus that is being improved almost non-stop. They just completed ...

What is your overall opinion of this school?

I really like Fairfield University. We have a very nice campus that is being improved almost non-stop. They just completed a new parking garage and a new dorm and business center are under construction. The courses are challenging, but the professors are easily available for extra help and I am learning a lot. My two gripes would be that the food could be a lot better and I wish downtown Fairfield CT was closer. The university offers a free bus service, but it is unpredictable. There are a lot of things to do in Fairfield and the surrounding towns, but since Freshman are not allowed to have cars on campus, we have to Uber a lot.

Joseph
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Fairfield University is a great institution that is well known for its academics. The classroom sizes allow for a dynamic cla...

What is your overall opinion of this school?

Fairfield University is a great institution that is well known for its academics. The classroom sizes allow for a dynamic classroom where each and every student is able to engage and ask questions. This helps to promote a deeper learning of the material and allows each student to get clarification where needed. The only criticism of Fairfield is that often times events on the weekends are few and far between. A suggestion would be to add more on/off campus events that allow students to have something to do on the weekends if they are not at the beach or doing homework. Also the athletics could use a bigger support system because often times there are few fans at the home games for many of the sports.

Mariana
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Fairfield University is a highly academically accredited university that will provide students with many opportunities to a ...

What is your overall opinion of this school?

Fairfield University is a highly academically accredited university that will provide students with many opportunities to a successful future. Fairfield has a beautiful campus, conveniently located near the beach and town of Fairfield, Ct. The students are friendly, kind, and very inviting. The campus life seems very exciting with many different clubs and activities available to students.

Nina
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As an undergraduate at Fairfield University, I pursued a degree in Communication in the College of Arts & Sciences with conce...

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As an undergraduate at Fairfield University, I pursued a degree in Communication in the College of Arts & Sciences with concentrations in marketing and public relations. Throughout my tenure at Fairfield University, my Communications curriculum focused on the theoretical, critical and scientific studies of how humans communicate with one another. I was given the opportunity to examine theories of communication and how they can be applied in interpersonal, public and social media environments. My undergraduate degree has provided me with a foundation from which to build on my education within this field while I expand my knowledge with more practical techniques and relevance to real world situations. I have been provided comprehensive view of key aspects of theory, research and practice. I was able to develop and hone my communication skills while exploring different frameworks of communication; specifically, as they relate to culture, media and social relationship. Throughout my years at the University, I succeeded inside and outside of the classroom. Through my academics, I strived to be a present and positive contribution in the classroom and have cultivated relationships with my professors and mentors. Outside of the classroom, I have been involved in communications and public relations through my internships with Isaac Mizrahi NYC, Atlantic Records and RCA in New York, New York and with Moffly Media in Westport, Connecticut. I have been a committed and effective member within the immediate Fairfield University community with my involvement in campus culture. Briefly, I was a member of the Fairfield University Student Association (FUSA) during my four years at Fairfield. I held the position of Associate Director of Marketing during my junior year. During my senior year, I was appointed to the highest student marketing position in the organization: Director of Marketing & Public Relations for the 2016-2017 academic year. I was a member of the Communications department club, Comm Unity, as the Marketing & Communications representative. I am the founding member of the Spoon University chapter on campus. I initiated the process with a petition, meetings, meeting with deans and professors or all schools and various students in order to create a platform for the organization that has sustained itself over the past three years. Overall, these positions and experiences have given opportunities to me to apply my knowledge of Communications in real-time scenarios and develop my skills and expertise in practical situations. I achieved my objective to learn and apply these aspects of interpersonal and relational communication theories. In my future endeavors as a graduate student, I strive to connect and broaden this area of study Fairfield University is the extraordinary foundation to further my knowledge and drive my ambition to become a dynamic and meaningful asset in pursuit of my career as well as remain an integral member of the Fairfield University community.

mohammed
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Is an amazing school wish they put more help to finicial packages for students that come from a low income family from othe ...

What is your overall opinion of this school?

Is an amazing school wish they put more help to finicial packages for students that come from a low income family from othe Connecticut district beside Bridgeport. I come milford and got accepted but still don't get a lot of finicial help wish they could change this then.

Michelle
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If your mind's eye envisions your college experience as rolling green lawns, brick academic buildings, brilliant professors a...

What is your overall opinion of this school?

If your mind's eye envisions your college experience as rolling green lawns, brick academic buildings, brilliant professors and the near guarantee you will meet your lifelong friends, you should highly consider Fairfield University. The modest size allows you to become a well known member of the community fabric, instead of just a face or name. No matter what your intended major, you will receive a well-rounded education stepped in the Jesuit traditions of intellectual and personal growth, becoming a wholesome individual to give back to society, and leading a life of purpose. Due to the small size, our school spirit and sport life isn't as intense as other schools, but you will never find yourself bored on campus, in Fairfield town, or the short train ride into Stamford and NYC! If you're looking for a high quality four years where you will learn, play, and thrive - Fairfield is the place for you!

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  • 4,032
  • Tuition & Fees
  • $46,000
  • Acceptance rate
  • 61%

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