Affording Prep

A Fairfield Prep education will have a transformative impact on your son’s future. At Prep we are committed to forming future leaders from a wide range of backgrounds independent of their financial circumstances.Currently there are two forms of tuition assistance offered at Fairfield Prep:

  • Need-Based Financial Aid: Our Financial Aid Office strives to accurately assess financial need and to equitably distribute grants to those families who demonstrate such need. For the 2021-2022 school year, Fairfield Prep awarded $3.1 million in need-based financial aid, and the average award offset tuition by 46%.

Need-Based Financial Aid   

  • Merit ScholarshipsMagis Sholarships are funded annually through the generosity of passionate and loyal Fairfield Prep Alumni. The class of 2025 was awarded $640,000 in Merit Scholarships! These awards were established by our graduates to insure that future Prep men embrace the same excellence and passion for the Jesuit mission and education of the whole person that has been the hallmark of our school since the founding in 1942. Recipients of the Magis Scholarships receive an annual grant that is renewable provided students maintain Cum Laude status and an impeccable standard of good citizenship and commitment to the Fairfield Prep mission.

  Magis Scholarships  

Tuition 2021-22

Tuition for the 2021-2022 academic year is $22,650.

Tuition for International Students for the 2021-22 academic year is $28,300.

Additional Fees

Textbooks: Between $250 and $500 each year for e-textbooks.

Shuttle Bus to Fairfield Railroad Station: $300 This is for students commuting by train. Note: It does not include Metro-North monthly student discount commuter pass.


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Student Life

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