Come meet students, alumni, faculty, and staff, to discover what the Schar School has to offer. We host open houses and information sessions throughout the year. You can also schedule an appointment to visit the Schar School graduate admissions office, sit in on a graduate class, or connect with Mason's undergraduate admissions office.
OPEN HOUSES & WEBINARS
We invite you to learn more about our programs by attending an open house. You will have the opportunity to discuss our graduate programs with program directors, faculty, admissions staff, current students, and alumni. The current schedule is reflected below, but be sure to sign up for emails from the Schar School's Graduate Admissions Office to be notified of future admissions events!
Master's Open House
Thursday, September 12, 2019 at 6:30 p.m.
PhD Open House
Thursday, September 19, 2019 at 7:00 p.m.
Course samplers are taught exclusively for prospective students. These events are offered during the fall and spring semesters on the Schar School's Arlington, Virginia Campus. Sample classes are small and fill up quickly, so sign up soon!
Sample Class: Education Reform Wars - Latest Chapters
Taught by professor Anne Holton
Wednesday, July 17, 2019 at 6:30 p.m
Sample Class: Regulating the Internet – Surveillance, Revenge Porn, and Monopolies
Taught by professor Siona Robin Listokin-Smith
Thursday, July 25, 2019 at 6:30 p.m.
Sample Class: Immigration Policy
Taught by professor Justin Gest
Tuesday, October 29, 2019 at 6:00 p.m.
GRADUATE CLASS VISIT SCHEDULE
Sit in on a scheduled class with Schar School graduate students. Classes are offered during the fall and spring semesters, excluding exam dates and other dates set by faculty.
Master’s and Certificate Classes
CONNECT WITH AN AMBASSADOR
Gain an inside look at life as a Schar School student by connecting with one of our volunteer graduate student ambassadors.
SCHEDULE AN INFORMATIONAL APPOINTMENT WITH GRADUATE ADMISSIONS STAFF
The Schar School's graduate admissions team is available for individual telephone and in-person appointments most weekdays at 3:00 p.m. and 4:00 p.m. In-person appointments are held in Van Metre Hall on the Arlington campus. Please schedule ahead of time by requesting an appointment via email at firstname.lastname@example.org. We look forward to connecting with you!