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Location with endless opportunities

As a student at George Mason you have access to some of the best cultural, business and research opportunities in the US. You’ll enjoy hands-on learning experiences inside and outside the classroom with professors who are experts in their fields.

Mason provides a great academic environment, and we know you’ll have a lot of fun here too! With Mason students from 130 countries and all 50 states, you’ll meet interesting and enthusiastic new friends from all over the world.

Preparing you for your future

Our students come first at Mason. Faculty members, advisors and staff work hard to provide a transformational learning experience that will help you grow as a person, as a scholar and as a professional in your field of study. By the time you walk across the stage at graduation, you'll be prepared to think critically about global issues and get a job with impact.

Special opportunities abound in the Washington, DC, area with organizations such as The Washington Post, the Smithsonian Institution and numerous Fortune 500 companies. Mason Career Services offers events, workshops, courses and one-on-one advising. You can practice interviewing and job-hunting skills. Each semester you can attend job and internship fairs to connect with more than 170 employers. You might just find your dream job!

Alain Patrick Habimana, Rwanda
"My favorite professor always challenged us to get involved in class if we want to be successful both academically and professionally. I took her advice, and it was rewarding." Alain Patrick Habimana, Rwanda