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George Mason University Student Life

George Mason University is on a 817-acre campus in a suburban setting in Fairfax, Virginia, not far from Washington and DC. There are many activities and organizations for George Mason University students to participate in – chorus, theater groups, a campus newspaper, a radio station and more.

George Mason University has not reported any data on the presence of fraternities or sororities.

George Mason University Housing

George Mason University offers housing.

Most George Mason University students live off campus. In 2021, 10% of undergrads at George Mason University lived in some kind of on-campus housing and 90% of students lived off-campus or commuted to George Mason University.

George Mason University offers coed housing and housing for students with disabilities.

Is George Mason University Safe?

College is like a home away from home. Whether you're walking to class or coming back from late-night studying (or partying!), it's important to feel safe on campus.

Plan a Visit to George Mason University

Visiting colleges is one of the best ways to get a sense of the campus and student body. If you'd like to visit to George Mason University, take Interstate 95 to Fairfax, VA. If you need to fly, book your flight to Dulles International airport.

While you're planning, check out other schools in Virginia you may want to visit too. Click the heart at the top of each school's page to save it to your college list.

Want to visit but can't make the trip? Explore George Mason University's campus without leaving home by taking a virtual campus tour

George Mason University Students

50%

Women

50%

Men

80%

Full Time

20%

Part Time

91%

In State

9%

Out-of-State

Ethnicity

37%

22%

16%

11%

5%

5%

3%

0.17%

0.10%

Undergraduate Students

27,105

Graduate Students

11,437

Non-Resident / International Students

1,380

George Mason University Campus Services

Student Services
  • 31515C82-8D2D-421D-B67C-E215D0E49BE9 Counseling
  • 31515C82-8D2D-421D-B67C-E215D0E49BE9 Health Clinic
  • 31515C82-8D2D-421D-B67C-E215D0E49BE9 Women's Center
  • 31515C82-8D2D-421D-B67C-E215D0E49BE9 Veterans Affairs
  • 31515C82-8D2D-421D-B67C-E215D0E49BE9 Career Planning
  • 31515C82-8D2D-421D-B67C-E215D0E49BE9 Alumni Networking
  • 1E1A89E0-A58D-422D-B45D-7554EC36A535 ESL
Campus Security
  • 31515C82-8D2D-421D-B67C-E215D0E49BE9 Late-Night Transport / Escort
  • 31515C82-8D2D-421D-B67C-E215D0E49BE9 24-Hour Emergency Phone / Alarm
  • 31515C82-8D2D-421D-B67C-E215D0E49BE9 24-Hour Security Patrol

© 2021 College Confidential / Concentrical LLC, Data provided by IPEDs and Peterson's Databases, © 2020 Peterson's LLC.

Quick Facts

Total Enrollment

38,542

Campus Setting

Suburban

Acceptance Rate

Unknown

Tuition and Fees

In State

$13,014

Out-of-State

$36,474

Fall Freshmen
Application Deadline

Unknown
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