FAQ

How Do I Register For Fairfield Continuing Education Classes?

1. ONLINE: You can register for Fairfield Continuing Education classes by clicking the login link on the top left of the home page. Simply browse the "all classes" link and add your choices to your shopping cart. If you have any questions, please call (203) 255-8376.

2 .MAIL: Complete the registration form in your catalog and mail your check to Fairfield Continuing Education, 501 Kings Highway East, PO Box 320189, Fairfield, CT 06825. Checks are made payable to FAIRFIELD CONTINUING EDUCATION.

3. FAX: Fax your completed registration form from the catalog with your Visa, MasterCard or American Express information to (203) 255-8243.

4. PHONE: Use your Visa, MasterCard or American Express and call (203) 255-8376  Monday-Friday 8:30AM -3:30PM.

5. IN PERSON: Come to the Continuing Education Office at 501 Kings Highway East, Fairfield, CT 06825 during office hours, Monday-Friday 8:30 AM-3:30 PM.

To offset increased operating costs, a $5 non-refundable processing fee is payable once per semester and covers all the courses for which you may register during the semester.

How Do I Receive A Senior Discount? Senior Citizens (Age 62 and over) pay a course fee of $15 if "AVAILABLE DISCOUNTS" is listed at the bottom of the course description. During checkout, your discount will be applied. Any other fees apply.

Who Is Eligible To Take Classes?  Classes are open to all residents and non-residents 16 years of age and up. Age requirements for youth classes are noted in the course description.
 

How Do I Enroll My Child For A Class? When enrolling your child for one of our classes, please sign on as your child, (the name you want on the class roster), and follow the registration process. If registering multiple children, it is best to do one registration at a time. Credit card payment is verified by billing address, so there is no need to use the payer's name.

What Is The Class Cancellation Policy? Any class may be cancelled for insufficient enrollment or any other reason beyond the control of the Adult Education Director.

What Is The Refund Policy? When Adult Education cancels a course, your tuition fee will be refunded. There are no refunds for snow days. Cancelled classes due to snow will be rescheduled. There will be NO REFUNDS for withdrawal from one session classes. If you withdraw in writing at least 10 days before the start of the first class, your tuition fee will be refunded less a $20 processing fee. NO REFUNDS THEREAFTER. Withdrawal requests must be in writing and may be emailed, Faxed or mailed to us. Email address is: mboice@fairfieldschools.org

What Is The Storm Day Policy? When bad weather closes the Fairfield Public Schools, or there is an "early dismissal", all Continuing Education classes will also be cancelled. If the Fairfield Public Schools have a "delayed opening", Continuing Education classes will be held unless otherwise announced on local radio stations: WICC and WEBE 108. If inclement weather starts in the late afternoon and you are not certain about your class being cancelled, please call our office at 203-255-8376 or check the homepage of our website.

Non-Discrimination Policy/Affirmative Action/EEO It is the policy of the Fairfield Board of Education that no person shall be excluded from participation in, denied benefits of, or otherwise discriminated against under any program, including employment, on the basis of race, color, religion, sex, age, national origin, ancestry, familial status, sexual orientation,disability,genetic information or any other protected group, except in the case of a bona fide occupational qualification or need.

Accessibility and Accommodation Statement If you are a person who requires an accommodation in order to participate in any program or activity, please contact the Continuing Education Office for assistance (203) 255-8376.