Our campus is located in Fairfax, Virginia – one of the safest and highly developed counties in the United States, and just minutes away from the nation’s capital, Washington, D.C. Whether you are driving, riding a bike, using a ride share service such as Lyft or Uber, or taking public transit, Fairfax is easy to get around. Use some of these resources to help get started on your journey.
FXUA students and visitors can take advantage of the local metro and bus system, WMATA (Washington Metropolitan Area Transit Authority), which serves the Washington D.C. Metropolitan area along its main routes.
The most convenient bus route to FXUA is 1C going from Dunn Loring Metro Station (Orange Line):
For information on using WMATA, including maps, travel times, and trip planning, please visit www.wmata.com
Fairfax University of America is conveniently located at the crossroads of the major highways I-66, US-50 and US-29 allowing FXUA visitors an easy access from local airports.
Free parking is available on campus!
There are many off-campus places of worship in the Fairfax area and many on campus resources to support students’ spiritual needs (including Multifaith Rooms for prayer and meditation).
Fairfax is a beautifully diverse area with a variety of spices and foods items easily found.
America and International
Latin Food Market
Middle Eastern & Halal
There are many banks and phone providers with locations in the Fairfax area.
Below are some of the many banks with locations in the Fairfax area.
Below are some of the many phone providers with locations in the Fairfax area.
pre-paid data & wifi options
Check out Visit Fairfax to learn what there is to do in and around Fairfax County. This website has great lists of events, restaurants, hotels, and other fun things to do.