We invite you to join us to learn more about the Schar School of Policy and Government and our academic programs. Explore our upcoming graduate and undergraduate events.
Master’s and Certificate Virtual Open House | October 21, 2021
Learn about the Schar School's graduate programs during this online session.
Master's and Certificate Open Houses
- Schar School Research Showcase, Thursday, October 28, 6-7:00 p.m. ET (Virtual Event)
Learn about many of our research centers and the exciting opportunities for students to get involved.
- Careers in Public Administration Advancing the Common Good, Thursday, November 4, 6-7:00 p.m. ET (Virtual Event)
POLICY EXCHANGE: CONVERSATIONS WITH THE SCHAR SCHOOL
The Policy Exchange series features interactive discussions with Schar School faculty regarding some of today's most pertinent topics.
- What is Strategic Trade? Wednesday, October 27, at 6:00 p.m. ET (Virtual Event)
- Featuring faculty from the Master's in International Commerce and Policy program.
VIRTUAL SAMPLE CLASSES
- Reforming the U.S. Criminal Justice System: Is It Possible?, Wednesday, November 3, at 6:00 p.m. ET (Virtual Event)
Featuring Faye Taxman, Schar School professor and founding director of the Center for Advancing Correctional Excellence!.
ADMISSIONS DROP-IN HOURS
Have an application or admissions question for our Graduate Admissions Team? Please connect with us during our drop-in hours and we will be happy to help! Just use this link at any of the below times.
Master’s Drop In Hours:
- Tuesday, November 2, 4-5:00pm ET
- Tuesday, November 16, 4-5:00pm ET
- Tuesday, November 30, 4-5:00pm ET
PhD Drop in Hours
- Thursday November 18, 4-5:00pm ET
- Thursday December 9, 4-5:00pm ET
Members of the Schar School community, including faculty and current students, are looking forward to meeting you at several upcoming Admissions events! Learn more and register at events.admissions.gmu.edu.
On-Campus University-Wide Events
Virtual University-Wide Events
- Virtual Fall Premiere on Tuesday, October 26
- Virtual Transfer Visit Day on Thursday, November 4
Prospective students and their families can get to know the Schar School by setting up an informational appointment with Kali Woods, Schar School Undergraduate Recruiter, at ScharUAA@gmu.edu or 703-993-6564.
Schedule a one-on-one appointment with a member of the graduate admissions team for an opportunity to ask questions, discuss your academic and professional goals, and learn more about our degree programs and admissions process. Please email firstname.lastname@example.org or call us at 703-993-8099 if you have any questions