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 $38,527
Average Cost by Family Income
Family Income Average Cost
Under $30,000 $25,444
$30,000-$48,000 $26,620
$48,000-$75,000 $34,414
$75,000-$110,000 $35,789
Over $110,000 $42,001

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 93% $21,208
Federal Grants 13% $5,341
Pell grants 13% $4,608
Other federal grants 8% $1,207
State/local goverment grant or scholarships 3% $3,413
Institutional grants or scholarships 90% $21,382
Student loan aid 55% $9,171
Federal student loans 55% $6,893
Other student loans 9% $22,162

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Micro-scholarships* Colleges Awarding Amount
Have perfect attendance for a year 202 Up to $750
Have work experience 158 Up to $10,000
Take a challenging class 297 Up to $3,000
Do an extracurricular activity 272 Up to $2,000
Do community service 274 Up to $75
Play a sport 148 Up to $1,500
Take a foreign language class 162 Up to $5,000
Attend a summer program 139 Up to $6,000
Visit a college campus 276 Up to $6,000

*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 4511
Living on campus
Transfer Students 9%
Under Age 25 56%
Gender Balance

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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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