Core Campus Project

Landscaping Work on Wilkins Plaza

Posted: March 22, 2019 at 1:33 pm

Facilities will perform landscaping work on Wilkins Plaza on Saturday, March 23. Students, faculty, and staff should consider alternate routes because of intermittent closures around the entire plaza. Safety precautions will be in place at the work site. Expect noise related to this work. Visit for more information about the Core Campus Project. Contact Cathy Pinskey at with questions.

Tree Removal on Wilkins Plaza

Posted: March 11, 2019 at 10:19 am

Work associated with the Core Campus Project will continue with the removal of the 16 willow oak trees that line Wilkins Plaza from Tuesday, March 12, through Friday, March 15. The trees are being removed to accommodate the refurbishment and extension of the plaza to Southside. New trees that will line both sides of the […]

Parking and Traffic Advisory: March 2019

Posted: February 28, 2019 at 2:16 pm, Last Updated: February 28, 2019 at 2:17 pm

Because of construction related to the Core Campus Infrastructure Project, as well as several major events, George Mason University’s Fairfax Campus will experience road closures and parking restrictions during the month of March: From March 1–31, the short-term parking spaces on Aquia Creek Lane by SUB I and the Aquia Building will be closed because […]

Traffic Advisory: Lane Closures and Sidewalk Closures

Posted: February 25, 2019 at 9:40 am

Lane closures will affect Patriot Circle at the intersection of Rivanna River Lane from Tuesday, February 26, through Friday, March 1, from 6 a.m. to 4 p.m. Flaggers will direct alternating one-way traffic on Patriot Circle. Expect delays and avoid this stretch of Patriot Circle, if possible. Sections of the sidewalk on the north side of Rivanna River Lane […]

Construction Trucks between Robinson Hall and Fenwick Library

Posted: February 1, 2019 at 8:49 am

Trucks will be staged adjacent to the construction fence between the Robinson Hall demolition area and Fenwick Library to accommodate welding work in the demolition area over the next several weeks. Pedestrian traffic will be maintained and cones will be placed around trucks. Please use caution when passing through the area. For questions, contact Cathy […]