Master's and Certificate Orientation

Welcome to Mason!

Welcome to the Schar School! We are excited you will be joining us for the Fall 2024 semester. Orientation will provide you with all of the information you need to start your semester off on the right track. You will have the opportunity to meet your advisor, talk with professors, and learn about the policies, resources and programs that will guide you through your time at the Schar School.

Don't hesitate to reach out and schedule an appointment with your Academic Advisor to get started. We are happy to welcome new graduate students personally and get you started on your academic journey, as well as connect you with representatives and resources from around the university.

SAVE THE DATE

Fall 2024 Orientation: August 19-24, 2024

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Goals of Orientation

  • Meet faculty, staff and your new peers
     
  • Learn about the courses you will take in your program
     
  • Understand the policies and procedures that affect your time as a student
     
  • Connect you to resources inside the Schar School and around the university
     
  • Get you started on the path to success in graduate school

Orientation Information and Registration

Welcome to the Schar School!  We are excited you will be joining us for the Fall 2024 semester.  Orientation will provide you with all of the information you need to start your semester off on the right track.  You will have the opportunity to meet your advisor, talk with professors, and learn about the policies, resources and programs that will guide you through your time at the Schar School.

Other Admitted Student Rescources

For additional information or questions, email schargss@gmu.edu.