Human Resources

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Physical Location:
Melady Hall, 2nd Floor
5151 Park Avenue
Fairfield, CT 06825
Mailing Address:
Office of Human Resources
5151 Park Avenue
Fairfield, CT 06825

Office Hours

Mon - Fri: 8:30AM - 4:30PM

Contact Us

Tel: 203-365-7633
Fax: 203-365-7527

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We take pride in our employees and our campus. The Sacred Heart University Human Resources function actively supports the mission and strategic plan of the University, in partnership and collaboration with the Colleges and Divisions by providing strategic leadership in organizational development and in the design and implementation of Human Resources policies and programs that facilitate the best contributions of all members of the University Community. We strive towards excellence in customer service.

Current Employees
The current employees website is designed to assist you in understanding all the services the Human Resources function provides as well to be an informational resource for you on specific human resource matters.
This website is designed to assist you in understanding the University as a place to work and to be a resource to you to pursue career opportunities.  We are proud of what we have to offer SHU employees and prospective employees and of what we do here at Sacred Heart University.
Smoke Free Campus
For maps of the designated smoking areas, and more information on this initiative, visit Smoke-Free SHUPlease note the smoking cessation resources available below.
Ceridian Life Works
Ceridian Life Works offers a free online and telephonic Health Coaching program. Find out how the LifeWorks health coaching program can help you. Just call 888-267-8126 anytime and ask to speak with a health coach. You can also visit and click on iCan Health Management Resources under Specialty Solutions.
Aetna offers a free online and telephonic Healthy Lifestyle Coaching program. You are matched with a wellness coach, determine coaching sessions that fit your schedule and earn rewards for sticking with the program. Go to and log in to your secure Aetna Navigator® member website. Click on the “Simple Steps To A Healthier Life® program” link to answer some health questions in the Health Assessment. Or call 1-866-213-0153. Click to learn more about Healthy Lifestyle Coaching.

The mission of the Sacred Heart University Human Resources function is to contribute to Sacred Heart University's strategic plan by:

  • Developing and strengthening the university culture consistent with the people values and philosophy of the President, senior management, and the Board of Trustees.
  • Ensuring that the quality and productivity of Sacred Heart University people continue to serve as a primary competitive advantage.
  • Serving as an advocate for Sacred Heart University's People Principles, Human Resources Philosophy and Human Resource Mission.
  • Supporting the leadership team, administration, staff and faculty and sustaining a work environment which attracts, motivates, develops, rewards, and retains the highest caliber people.
  • Providing centralized expertise and service in a way that adds value and/or achieves economics of scale.
  • Enhance career opportunities for employees for individual growth and development.