How much does Fairfield University cost?

Fairfield University Cost of Attendance
In-state $47,165
Out-of-state $47,165
On-Campus Room and Board $14,280
Off-Campus Room and Board $13,520
Average Annual Cost $37,799
Average Cost by Family Income
Family Income Average Cost
Under $30,000 $20,350
$30,000-$48,000 $25,839
$48,000-$75,000 $31,827
$75,000-$110,000 $35,864
Over $110,000 $42,119

Fairfield University Financial Aid and Debt


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Financial Aid Breakdown for Full-time Incoming Freshman

Aid Type % Receiving Average Amount
Grant or scholarship aid 94% $22,323
Federal Grants 13% $4,996
Pell grants 13% $4,500
Other federal grants 8% $864
State/local goverment grant or scholarships $4,097
Institutional grants or scholarships 90% $23,633
Student loan aid 61% $9,274
Federal student loans 61% $6,650
Other student loans 11% $23,314

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Micro-scholarships* Colleges Awarding Amount
Play a sport 147 Up to $1,500
Take a challenging class 302 Up to $3,000
Do an extracurricular activity 280 Up to $2,000
Do community service 279 Up to $500
Take a foreign language class 172 Up to $5,000
Have work experience 174 Up to $10,000
Visit a college campus 283 Up to $6,000
Have perfect attendance for a year 207 Up to $2,000

*GPA and other eligibility restrictions may apply

Fairfield University Admissions

What is Fairfield University's admissions rate?
Acceptance Rate 61%
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Fairfield University Campus Life


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Student Population

Campus Life
Total undergraduates 4113
Living on campus
Transfer Students 100%
Under Age 25
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Black or African American
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About Fairfield University

Felician University engages over 2,300 undergraduate, graduate, and adult students through programs in arts & sciences, business, nursing, and education. Universal Franciscan values of social justice, compassion, and respect for human dignity serve as an inclusive foundation for transforming the lives of tomorrow’s leaders. Felician University’s education is ranked 3rd best return on investment for private colleges in New Jersey 2018 by the College ROI Report and is ranked the #1 safest college campus in the state by To learn more about Felician University please visit


1073 N Benson Rd
Fairfield, CT

Type Private
Profit Status not-for-profit
Category Master's Colleges and Universities
Setting Large Suburb
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