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Fairfield University Student Demographics & Graduation Rate Information

Fairfield, CT

Student Body


Coeducational
Yes
All Undergraduates
4,303
Women
2,548 (59.2%)
Men
1,755 (40.8%)
Full-Time Undergraduates
4,160
Ethnicity of Students from U.S.
0.1% American Indian/Alaskan Native
2.7% Asian
1.9% Black/African-American
7.1% Hispanic/Latino
1.9% Multi-race (not Hispanic/Latino)
0.0% Native Hawaiian/ Pacific Islander
80.3% White
6.0% Unknown
International Students.
3.9% from 50 countries
Average Age
20
All Graduate Students
1,046

Undergraduate Retention and Graduation


First-Year Students Returning
90.0%
Students Graduating Within 4 Years
79.9%
Students Graduating Within 5 Years
82.6%
Students Graduating Within 6 Years
83.0%

After Graduation


Graduates Offered Full-Time Employment Within 6 Months
74%
Average Starting Salary
74%
Graduates Pursuing Advanced Study Directly
23.2%
Disciplines Pursued
Law 4%
Arts and Sciences 5%
Medicine 5%
Education 3%
Other 1%

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