Fairfield-Worcester Region
Fairfield-Worcester Region

The following list reflects the USA Northeast Province Jesuit communities and Ignatian ministries that are located in the Fairfield-Worcester Region.

College of the Holy Cross, 1 College St Worcester, MA 01610

Fr. Philip L. Boroughs, SJ, President

The College of the Holy Cross, or better known simply as Holy Cross, is a private Jesuit liberal arts college in Worcester, Massachusetts. Founded in 1843, Holy Cross is the oldest Catholic college in New England and one of the oldest in the United States.

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College of the Holy Cross Jesuit Community 1 College St Worcester, MA 01610

Fr. James Stormes, SJ, Rector

Jesuits in the College of the Holy Cross Jesuit Community not only teach and minister at the College but also serve people in the city of Worcester.


Fairfield Jesuit Community, 1073 N. Benson Rd., Fairfield, CT 06824
Fr. Michael F. Tunney, SJ, rector

The Fairfield Jesuit Community is a vital part of the soul of Fairfield, serving the University, the Prep, and at many parishes in the Diocese of Bridgeport especially St. Anthony of Padua Church. The community continues its reputation for being friendly, collegial, and welcoming to faculty, students, friends, and brother Jesuits.


Fairfield Prep, 1073 N. Benson Road, Fairfield, CT 06824

Fr. Thomas M. Simisky, SJ, president

For just over 75 years Fairfield Prep has fostered a Jesuit education that provides students with learning that will last a lifetime and an awareness of how God is involved in their lives and in the world. Service opportunities, local and international, enrich that awareness and learning.
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Fairfield University, 1073 N. Benson Road, Fairfield, CT 06824
Mark R. Nemec, PhD, president

Fairfield University prepares students to find their calling and be successful at it. As a modern university, its programs emphasize innovative experiential learning and the development of the whole person.  Its Murphy Center for Ignatian Spirituality has been established to maintain and develop the Jesuit values foundational to the heart and culture of Fairfield University.
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Nativity Worcester, 67 Lincoln Street Worcester, MA 01605  

Patrick T. Maloney, president

Nativity School of Worcester is an accredited, independent, Jesuit middle school that provides a quality, all-scholarship education to underserved boys of all faiths.  Drawing upon four pillars – strength, scholarship, character, and service – a Nativity education inspires self-discovery, responsibility, spiritual growth, and a lifelong dedication to learning.

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Loyola House of Retreats
Loyola House of Retreats is located on 30 acres of beautiful lawns, gardens and woodland in a quiet section of Morristown, N.J.