Health & Safety

At Fairfield, your health comes first. And second. And third. Not only do we maintain one of the safest campuses anywhere, our Student Health Center and Counseling & Psychological Services work in tandem to ensure your whole health: mind, body, and spirit. 

adm_security_bikes_08The Student Health Center, staffed with nurse practioners and nurses, is open Monday through Friday: 8 a.m. to 8 p.m. (last appointment at 7:30 p.m.) and Saturday and Sunday: 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. (last appointment at 3:30 p.m.). Call (203) 254-4000 ext. 2241 for more information.

Counseling & Psychological Services is a confidential service for full-time undergraduate students and offers a single session for graduate students including the Collegiate Recovery Program. Services include psychological counseling, crisis intervention, psychiatric treatment, and substance abuse assessment and treatment. Call (203) 254-4000 ext. 2146 for more information.

The Department of Public Safety, located in Loyola Hall, is responsible for personal safety, investigations, emergency medical care, and traffic/parking enforcement.

In an emergency, dial ext. 4090 or 911.

Environmental Health & Safety and the Office of the Fire Marshal, located in Dolan Hall 210, is responsible for EH&S compliance, fire safety (prevention, inspection, and investigation), trash & recycling administration, and campus elevators.