Fairfield University is known for being a fairly selective school. They receive 12,674 applications each year . With regards to the overall acceptance rate, it tends to be around 56 percent which equates to about 7,100 students being accepted to the institution. However, when the year starts, about 1,280 students will choose Fairfield University as their school of choice. The institution tends to have 40 percent of the students who applied are men compared to 59 percent who are women. When the term begins, about 56 percent of those accepted women enrolled at Fairfield University and 43 percent were males. First-year students are requested to submit their ACT or SAT scores to Fairfield University when filling out the application. Usually, an ACT score between 27 - 31 or an SAT score between 1,230 - 1,380 is the range that students have greater chances to be accepted. This school also allows submissions of Advanced Placement (AP) credits. Fairfield University’s undergraduate application fee is $60. To apply at Fairfield University, you will need to have these required documents: Completion of college-preparatory program, Recommendations, Secondary school GPA, and a Secondary school record.

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Student ACT Scores

25th %
75th %



Student SAT Scores

25th %
75th %



First-Year Admission Statistics

Application, Acceptance, Enrollment Statistics from the 2021 Admissions Cycle
Applications
12,674
Male 5,088
Female 7,586

 

Acceptance
7,097
Male 3,001
Female 4,096

 

Enrollment Total
1,277
Male 557
Female 719


Acceptance Rate
56%
Male
59%
Female
54%

 

Yield
18%
Male
18.6%
Female
17.5%


Application Fees and Other Information

Application Fees

Undergraduate

$60


Graduate

$65



Credit from AP or Pre-college classes

  • Advanced Placement (AP) credits

    Admission considerations

    Required

    Completion of college-preparatory program
    Recommendations
    Secondary school GPA
    Secondary school record
    TOEFL (Test of English as a Foreign Language)



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