About Our Nursing School

Fairfield Egan is ranked among the top 100 nursing schools in the nation for 2023 by U.S. News & World Report.

A Degree to Make a Difference.

Fairfield Egan

As a student in our accelerated BSN program, you’ll learn by doing and succeed by caring. Blending the latest simulation technology with the depth of a Jesuit education, our nursing program in Texas equips you to make a positive difference in the lives of patients—and prepares you to lead in nursing. With the ASDNU program, you can grow personally as well as professionally.

Earn A Degree in Nursing


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Realizing Your Dream with a Fairfield Nursing Degree

A Fairfield University nursing education offers a lifetime of benefits, both personally and professionally, and its value can far exceed the expenses involved. Financial aid is available to those who qualify.

A Jesuit Foundation.

Mission and Vision

Students wearing blue scrubs practicing on a fake patient in a nursing class.

A Jesuit Foundation.

Mission and Vision

Our Mission

Consistent with the mission of Fairfield University to develop men and women for others, the Marion Peckham Egan School of Nursing and Health Studies inspires students to become leaders across social and healthcare environments. These students are actively engaged with faculty in practice, policy, scholarship and service. As a modern Jesuit institution, we aim to improve health outcomes with particular attention to the needs of underserved or vulnerable populations.

Our Vision

Our vision is to inspire professional leaders who demonstrate excellence across environments of care. Building on a tradition of caring, our commitment is to provide evidence-based, culturally sensitive interprofessional nursing and health studies education that promotes social justice and facilitates reflection and life-long learning.

Our Location

Fairfield University’s Austin accelerated BSN program is located at 7951 Shoal Creek Boulevard, Austin, TX 78757.