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George Mason University

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Acceptance Rate 89 %
SAT Average 1,200
Tuition & Fees $36,579
($13,119)
Student Population 38,541
Average Financial Aid Amount Received $7,838

Academic Overview

George Mason University Campus, Fairfax, VA
George Mason University is a public, four-years institute located in Fairfax, Virginia. It is a Research University (very high research activity) by Carnegie Classification and its highest degree is Doctor's degree - research/scholarship and professional practice.
The 2022 tuition & fees is $13,119 for Virginia residents and $36,579 for out-of-state students. The school offers both undergraduate and graduate programs and a total of 38,541 students are enrolled. The acceptance rate of undergraduate school is 89% and the graduation rate is 72% last year.
The salary after graduation from George Mason University varies by major programs where the average earning after 10 years is $63,900. You can check the average salary by the major programs on the area of study page.

2022 Tuition & Fees

For undergraduate school, in the academic year 2021-2022, GMU's tuition & fees is $13,119 for Virginia residents and $36,579 for non-residents. For graduate programs, its 2022 average tuition & fees are $16,644 for in-state students and $37,956 for out-of-state students.
2022 Tuition & Fees
Virginia ResidentsOut-of-State
Undergraduate$13,119$36,579
Graduate$16,644$37,956
[Chart] 2021-2022 Tuition & Fees

Key Academic Statistics

The following chart illustrates the 2022 key academic statistics at GMU. The acceptance rate of GMU is 89% and the yield (enrollment rate) is 22%. The average graduation rate is 72% and the transfer-out rate is 15%.
The average received amount of financial aid is $7,838 and 59% of undergraduate students received grants or scholarship aid. A total of 38,541 students is attending including both undergraduate and graduate students, and the student to faculty ratio is 17 to 1.
Acceptance Rate for George Mason University is 89 %.
Acceptance Rate
89%
Graduation Rate for George Mason University is 72 %
Graduation Rate
72%
Transfer-out Rate for George Mason University is 15 %
Transfer-out Rate
15%
Retention Rate for George Mason University is 87 %
Retention Rate
87%
Student Population for George Mason University is 38,541
Student Population
38,541
Student to Faculty Ratio for George Mason University is 17 to 1
Student to Faculty Ratio
17 to 1
The average received amount of financial aid is $7,838 at George Mason University.
Financial Aid Amount
$7,838

Directory Information

Directory Information
Address4400 University Dr, Fairfax, VA 22030-4444
Phone703-993-1000
WEBhttps://www2.gmu.edu/
Admissionhttps://www2.gmu.edu/admissions-aid
Online Applicationhttps://www2.gmu.edu/admissions-aid/apply-now
Financial Aidhttps://www2.gmu.edu/admissions-aid/financial-aid
Net Price Calculatorhttps://gmu.studentaidcalculator.com/survey.aspx
Veterans Tuitionhttps://registrar.gmu.edu/students/certifications/veterans/
Athletichttps://irr2.gmu.edu/New/N_IRRHome/HEOA/Athletic%20Federal%20Graduation%20Rate%20Report%202011%20Cohort.pdf
Disability Serviceds.gmu.edu/

Offered Degrees

GMU offers 272 major programs through online and on-site education where 32 programs are available through distance learning. The following table lists the number of programs by offered degree with online class availabilities.
Offered Major Programs
Award LevelTotal Number of ProgramsAvailable Online Class
Bachelor's Degree703
Post Bachelor's Degree7515
Master's Degree8714
Doctor's degree - research/scholarship390
Doctor's degree - professional practice10

Special Learning Opportunities

George Mason University offers online education (distance learning opportunities) for both undergraduate and graduate programs. The school provides ROTC, teacher certification and study abroad - opportunity which a student completes part of the college program studying in another country programs to its students.
Special Learning Opportunities
Online ClassUndergraduate , Graduate
ROTCArmy, Air Force
Weekend/Evening College
Teacher Certification
Study Abroad
Campus Housing
(Dormitory Capacity:6,307)
Board/Meal Plan
(Typical Annual Charge: $4,490)

Veterans Benefits

George Mason University has programs, benefits and/or services to veterans, military service members, or their families.
Veterans Benefits
Yellow Ribbon Program
(officially known as Post-9/11 GI Bill, Yellow Ribbon Program)
Credit for military training
Dedicated point of contact for support services for veterans, military service members, and their families
Recognized student veteran organization
Member of Servicemembers Opportunity Colleges