Fairfield College Preparatory School is a Jesuit, Catholic school of excellence founded in 1942. With an enrollment of 900 boys in grades 9-12, Prep attracts young men from diverse backgrounds throughout Southern Connecticut. The mission of Fairfield Prep is to form young men of intellectual competence, who possess the conscience to make wise decisions, a compassion for others, and a commitment to justice in our global society. Fairfield Prep is unique in its relationship with a Jesuit University and the resources available to it. As a division of Fairfield University, Prep enjoys a host of first-class facilities.