Newly Admitted Students

Start your graduate career on the right track. Prepare yourself with the proper tools, resources, and habits to support your success.

Social work graduate students work on laptops in the hybrid learning classroom in Peterson Hall, Fairfax Campus, GMU
We know you're excited to get to work. There are a few more steps to take to become fully enrolled in graduate studies at Mason.

Becoming a fully enrolled graduate student at Mason involves several steps. The Office of Graduate Education has compiled this list of resources to acquaint you with the enrollment and first-semester processes. While the information listed here is presented from the University perspective, there may be processes and procedures specific to your program that you must follow. Be certain to make contact with your program to ensure that everything is in order.

Resources for New Students

We've compiled selection of the essential resources for students beginning at Mason. For a more comprehensive list, please browse the Student Resources Guide.