Visit SHU

Fairfield, Connecticut

In the spirit of community that remains such a vital part of life at SHU, we believe that spending time on campus with our faculty, staff and current students is the best way to get a full understanding of all aspects of living and learning at SHU and look forward to seeing you soon!

Prospective Student Opportunities  |  Admitted Student Opportunities

Information Sessions, Tours & Interviews

For prospective freshmen (including current sophomores & juniors in high school) and transfer students:

Spring Tours, Information Sessions and Interviews
Available through Tuesday, May 1, 2018

  • Monday - Friday at 9:30AM, 12PM and 2PM (some exceptions may apply)
    • Tours of the new Center for Healthcare Education offered most Tuesdays and Thursdays after the 9:30AM and 12PM tours only
    • "Twilight Tours" offered most Tuesdays and Thursdays at 5PM until April 26, 2018
  • Select Saturdays and Sundays at 9:30AM and 12PM
  • Interviews available by appointment after each weekday tour only, based on staff availability - FOR HIGH SCHOOL SENIORS ONLY

Interview with an Admissions Counselor (Must have prior visit to campus)
For high school seniors who have already visited campus and would like to meet one-on-one with an admissions counselor.

Group Tours
For groups of 10 or more high school students in grades 9-12.

Virtual Campus Tour and Interactive Campus Map
View our campus without ever leaving your home!

Welch Wednesday
An in-depth look at SHU's AACSB-accredited Jack Welch College of Business including academic programs, the Welch Experience, study abroad opportunities, career development resources and a luncheon with business faculty.

Spring Preview Day
For high school sophomores and juniors and their parents, Spring Preview Day will provide insight into all aspects of living and learning at SHU and our personalized admissions process!

Admitted Student Events Spring 2018

For high school seniors and transfer students who have been admitted to SHU for the Fall 2018 semester:

On-Campus Events

Final Admitted Student Day
Celebrate your admission to SHU and learn more about what your college experience will be all about!

SHU Dance Team Auditions
For admitted students interested in joining the SHU Dance Team for fall 2018

SHU Cheerleading Tryouts
For admitted students interested in being a part of SHU Cheerleading for fall 2018

Where is Sacred Heart University?

Conveniently located in Fairfield, Connecticut, just 55 miles northeast of New York City, Sacred Heart University is situated in the center of corporate America and is easily accessible by automobile, bus, train and airplane. The hustle and bustle of big city life in NYC and Boston is not far from Fairfield – nor is the natural beauty of Connecticut's scenic coastline, providing a variety of experience few private liberal arts colleges can match.

Beyond the opportunities for learning and living on the Sacred Heart University campus, Fairfield County offers a remarkable variety of cultural and recreational activities—and if you're looking for employment, it's home to numerous Fortune 500 companies. From museums and historical sites, to shopping and theater, Fairfield County is a great place to call home.

Directions to our Fairfield, CT campus