Applications to graduate programs in the Humanities and Social Sciences are processed by the College of Humanities and Social Sciences Graduate Admissions Office.
For the most successful application experience, we encourage you to follow these steps:
Explore our graduate programs and learn more about the application process. Consider:
Mason is transitioning to a new online application system. Start the application process by visiting the Office of Graduate Admissions website.
Submit your application online on or before the deadline. Departments may not review applications submitted after the deadline.
If submitting official documents, send documents to:
Office of Graduate Admissions
George Mason University
4400 University Drive, MSN 4C8
245 Johnson Center
Fairfax, VA 22030
Your application will not be forwarded to the department for academic review until it is complete. Your application is not complete until all required documents have been submitted.
Applicants to graduate certificate programs should refer to Applying to a Graduate Certificate.
Applicants for non-degree graduate study apply online. Information about non-degree study.