George Mason University

4400 University Dr
Fairfax, VA 22030
(703) 993-1000

Quick Facts

Enrollment: 45145

Type: Public 4-year or above

Main Website:

Financial Aid: financial aid link

Annual Costs

Tuition and fees: $10,382.00

Total Cost In-State On-Campus: $26,070.00

Total Cost Out-State On-Campus: $45,648.00

Quick links: Admissions | Test Scoring | Financial Aid | Degrees | Majors | Scholarships

Test Scoring
25th Percentile* 75th Percentile*
SAT Critical Reading 520 620
SAT Math 530 630
SAT Writing
ACT Composite 23 28
ACT English 22 29
ACT Math 23 27
ACT Writing

*Click here for an explanation of 25th and 75th Percentile scoring.

Financial Aid
Percentage of students receiving any financial aid 66%
Percentage of students receiving Federal Grants 24%
Average Federal Grant $4,634.00
State Aid
Percentage of students receiving state aid 27%
Average state aid $3,102.00
Institutional Aid
Percentage of students receiving institutional aid 16%
Average institutional aid $9,071.00
Student Loans
Percentage of students receiving a student loan 50%
Average student loan $7,217.00
Administration of Special Education
Adult and Continuing Education and Teaching
Animation, Interactive Technology, Video Graphics and Special Effects
Applied Mathematics
Area Studies
Art History, Criticism and Conservation
Art Teacher Education
Art/art Studies
Athletic Training/Trainer
Atmospheric Sciences and Meteorology
Bioengineering and Biomedical Engineering
Biological and Biomedical Sciences
Biological and Physical Sciences
Biology/Biological Sciences
Biomedical Sciences
Business Administration and Management
Cinematography and Film/Video Production
Civil Engineering
Clinical Laboratory Science/Medical Technology/Technologist
Clinical Nutrition/Nutritionist
Cognitive Science
Community Health and Preventive Medicine
Computer and Information Sciences
Computer and Information Systems Security/Information Assurance
Computer Engineering
Computer Science
Computer Software Engineering
Computer Systems Networking and Telecommunications
Construction Engineering
Counselor Education/School Counseling and Guidance Services
Creative Writing
Criminal Justice/law Enforcement Administration
Criminal Justice/Police Science
Critical Infrastructure Protection
Curriculum and Instruction
Cyber/Computer Forensics and Counterterrorism
Data Modeling/Warehousing and Database Administration
Dispute Resolution
Drama and Dramatics/Theatre Arts
Education/Teaching of Individuals With Autism
Education/Teaching of Individuals With Vision Impairments Including Blindness
Educational Leadership and Administration
Educational Psychology
Educational/Instructional Technology
Electrical and Electronics Engineering
English Language and Literature
English Literature (British and Commonwealth)
Environmental Science
Fine and Studio Arts Management
Fine Arts and art Studies
Foreign Languages and Literatures
Forensic Science and Technology
Geographic Information Science and Cartography
Geological and Earth Sciences/Geosciences
Geology/Earth Science
Graphic Design
Health and Medical Administrative Services
Health Communication
Health Policy Analysis
Health Professions and Related Clinical Sciences
Health Teacher Education
Health/Health Care Administration/Management
Higher Education/Higher Education Administration
Hospital and Health Care Facilities Administration/Management
Humanities/Humanistic Studies
Industrial Engineering
Information Science/Studies
Information Technology
International Public Health/International Health
International Relations and Affairs
International/Global Studies
Latin American Studies
Legal Professions and Studies
Legal Research and Advanced Professional Studies
Liberal Arts and Sciences Studies and Humanities
Liberal Arts and Sciences/Liberal Studies
Management Sciences and Quantitative Methods
Marketing/Marketing Management
Mathematical Statistics and Probability
Mathematics and Computer Science
Mathematics and Statistics
Medical Informatics
Microbiological Sciences and Immunology
Multi-/Interdisciplinary Studies
Music Performance
Near and Middle Eastern Studies
Nursing Practice
Operations Research
Organizational Behavior Studies
Peace Studies and Conflict Resolution
Physical Education Teaching and Coaching
Physical Sciences
Political Science and Government
Professional, Technical, Business, and Scientific Writing
Project Management
Public Administration
Public Administration and Social Service Professions
Public Health
Public Policy Analysis
Reading Teacher Education
Real Estate
Registered Nursing/Registered Nurse
Religion/Religious Studies
Rhetoric and Composition
Russian Studies
Science, Technology and Society
Social Work
Special Education and Teaching
Speech Communication and Rhetoric
Sport and Fitness Administration/Management
Sustainability Studies
Systems Engineering
Teacher Education and Professional Development, Specific Levels and Methods
Teaching English as a Second or Foreign Language/ESL Language Instructor
Tourism and Travel Services Management
Visual and Performing Arts
Women's Studies

Virginia Scholarships

Grellet C. Simpson Scholarship
Scholarship for undergraduate students attending Mary Washington University (MWU), planning to study abroad. Applicant must have completed 36 graded credit hours at MWU. Selection based on academic achievement and student's ability to complete and benefit from the international experience. Due date and number of awards varies. more...
John Lee Pratt Scholarship
Scholarship for undergraduate students enrolled full-time at Hollins University. Number of awards and award amount may vary. more...
Melvin Will Jr. Endowed Scholarship
Scholarship for graduate students attending James Madison University full-time, majoring in Communication Sciences and Disorders. Applicants must have demonstrated financial need. Due date and number of awards varies. more...
Saad El-Fayoumy Scholarship
Scholarship for undergraduate students attending Norfolk State University in Virginia full-time, majoring in Business. Applicant must have a minimum 3.0 GPA. Number of awards and award amount varies. more...
Forbes Media Scholarship
Scholarship for African American, Asian American, Hispanic American, Native American, multiracial, or multiethnic graduate students enrolled at the Virginia Commonwealth University Adcenter majoring in Advertising with a concentration in Media. Students must demonstrate financial need, commitment, leadership skills, and be U.S. citizens/permanent residents. Due date and number of awards may vary. more...
New Jersey Mayor's Task Force, Elizabeth NJ Scholarship
Scholarship for New Jersey residents who are undergraduate students attending a UNCF member college or university. Applicants must have a minimum 2.5 GPA and financial need. Number of awards may vary. more...
James L. Bugg Scholarship
Scholarship for entering freshmen at Old Dominion University who are the children of an Old Dominion alumni. Applicants must have participated in extracurricular activities and community service and have top academic achievement. Number of awards and award amount may vary. more...
Rosamond Berry DeJarnette Scholarship Fund
Scholarship for undergraduate students attending Randolph-Macon College. Applicants must have financial need. Deadlines and award amounts may vary. more...
Cocke Family Memorial Scholarship
Scholarship for undergraduate students enrolled full-time at Hollins University. Preference given to descendants of the founding Cocke Family. Number of awards and award amount may vary. more...
Emil R. Schnellock Scholarship in Art History
Annual award for undergraduate student (seniors not eligible) attending Mary Washington University full-time, majoring in Art History. Applicant must have a minimum 3.0 GPA. Submit specific cover sheet with essay and a portfolio of 10-15 works, slides only, with application packet. Selection based on clear prose and statement of intention, quality of work and good writing skills. more...

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