General Advisories

Parking and Traffic Alert: Housing Move-In, August 21–25

Posted: August 16, 2019 at 9:33 am, Last Updated: August 16, 2019 at 10:03 am

Several parking and traffic closures will occur on the Fairfax Campus from August 21–25 to accommodate the move-in of over 6,000 residential students (including over 2,300 freshmen). A successful move-in process is a university priority. Key units across the university coordinate to make the experience as efficient as possible. Your patience and cooperation are appreciated. […]

Building Name Changes at Arlington and SciTech Campuses

Posted: June 28, 2019 at 12:37 pm, Last Updated: November 13, 2020 at 9:59 am

On Monday, July 1, the following university building name changes officially go into effect: Arlington Campus: Founders Hall becomes Van Metre Hall SciTech Campus: Bull Run Hall becomes Katherine G. Johnson Hall

Parking and Traffic Advisory for Commencement Exercises and Special Event: May 15–18

Posted: May 14, 2019 at 2:15 pm

Parking and traffic on the Fairfax Campus will be extremely busy during George Mason University Commencement and degree celebrations, May 15-18. Please allow extra time when coming to and leaving campus. To avoid the heaviest traffic, faculty and staff are encouraged to park on the north side of campus, including the Rappahannock Parking Deck, and […]

Update: Pedestrian Detours on Fairfax Campus

Posted: April 9, 2019 at 4:22 pm, Last Updated: April 9, 2019 at 4:38 pm

The sidewalk between the fencing on Wilkins Plaza and the fencing around the Robinson A construction site will close overnight from 10:30 p.m. to 6 a.m., April 8-14, to accommodate the installation of chilled water piping as part of the Core Campus Project. To reach the west side of Wilkins Plaza (toward the Mason statue), […]

Sidewalk and Paving Work

Posted: April 2, 2019 at 2:56 pm

Sidewalk and paving repairs will be done on the Fairfax Campus on Wednesday, April 3, and Thursday, April 4, from 6 a.m. to 6 p.m. in the following areas: de Laski Performing Arts Building Footbridge to the Recreation and Athletic Complex (RAC) Ike’s Diner Lot K entrance and crosswalk at Patriot Circle Sandy Creek Parking […]