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Fairfield University

Campus Life and Facilities

Fairfield University Students Say...

Although some students can “get stuck in the ’Fairfield bubble,’” New Haven and “New York City [are] not that far away,” and “it’s easy to get on the train and go to the city if you want real fun.” On campus, “students attend parties on the weekends, concerts on campus, or local concerts.” The convenient loca­tion “enables students to visit other s... More More

Visiting And Contact Information

1073 North Benson Road

Fairfield, CT 06824-5171

United States

Phone: 203-254-4100

Fax: 203-254-4199


Campus Life
Quality of Life Rating: 84
Fire Safety Rating: 87
Green Rating: 78
Environment:Town (population 25,000 - 74,999)
Campus size: (number of acres): 200.00
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Campus Safety
Campus Security Report: http://www.fairfield.edu/media/fairfielduniversity...

The Jeanne Clery Act requires colleges and universities to disclose their security policies, keep a public crime log, publish an annual crime report and provide timely warnings to students and campus employees about a crime posing an immediate or ongoing threat to students and campus employees.

Please visit The Princeton Review’s page on campus safety for additional resources: http://www.princetonreview.com/safety/

Student Housing
All Undergraduates Living on Campus: 80.00
Housing Options:Coed dorms
Special housing for disabled student
Apartments for single students

All rooms, apartments, and townhouses are single sex. In the traditional Halls they are single sex by wing or floor.
Assistance Finding Off-Campus Housing:No
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Student Activities
Registered Student Organizations:92
Student Activities:Academic Groups
Chamber Orchestra
Debating Club
Gay, Lesbian, and Bisexual Groups
Glee Club
Improv comedy
International Student Groups
Literary Magazine
Minority Student Groups
Political Discussion Groups
Radio Station
Religious Groups
Singing Groups
Social Services Group
Speakers Forum
Student Union
Theater Program
Number of Honor Societies:22
Number of Social Sororities:0
    % of women who join:0%
Number of Social Fraternities:0
% of men who join: 0
Number of Religious Organizations:3
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Student Services
Other Services:DayCare
Lesbian, Bisexual, Transgender Support Groups: Yes
Minority Support Groups: Yes
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Athletic Division:1
Men's Sports Team Name:Stags
Women's Sports Team Name:Stags
Team Mascot:Stag
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Army ROTC Offered:At Cooperating Institutions: University of New Haven
Air Force ROTC Offered:At Cooperating Institutions: Yale University
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Technology On Campus / Facilities
Campus-wide Internet Network: Yes
Email and Web Access Available: Yes
% of Classrooms with Wireless Internet: 100
Number of Computer Labs / Classrooms: 21
Average Number of PC's per Lab: 35.00
Network Access in Dorm Rooms: Yes
Network Access in Dorm Lounges: Yes
Fee for Network Use: No
Student Web Pages Permitted: Yes
Student Web Pages Provided: Yes
Partnerships with Technology Companies: Yes
Online Class Registration Available: Yes
Personal computer included in tuition for each student: No
Require Undergraduates to Own Computers: No
Recommend: Laptop
Undergraduates that Own Computers: 99.00
Discounts Available with Hardware Vendors: Yes
Description: Apple and CDW-G (HP)
Webcasting, Digital Audio or Video-Streaming of Courses: Yes
Webcasting, Digital Audio or Video-Streaming of Campus Radio / TV Stations: Yes
Special Facilities:Quick Center for the Arts, Bellarmine Museum, 2 art galleries, media center, TV studio, language learning labs, a rehearsal and improvisation theater, computer center for teacher education, Business Experiential, Simulation & Trading Floor (BEST) at the School of Business. School of Nursing Learning Resource center is a simulated hospital environment with a Human Patient Simulator (SimMan) for simulation based learning.
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