George Mason University Office of Military Services

Freshmen

Thank you for your interest in George Mason University! We're glad you're interested in joining an outstanding community of scholars at one of the nation's top public universities.

Be part of something great--apply today!

Am I a Freshman student?

You are considered a freshman if you are still a high school student or if you have not enrolled in any college courses after graduating from high school. Click here to learn more about applying for admission as a freshman.

Apply Now!

Make the decision to be part of something great today by applying for admission. Use our fast and easy online application.

Admission Deadlines

When you apply for admission, it's very important to meet the deadlines. Click here for a complete list.

Application Hints

Don't forget! We cannot review your application until we've received every required item. Use this list to ensure your application is complete.

Application Tracker

Track the status of your application, anytime!

After Acceptance

Learn what you need to do to complete the process.

Academic Credit by Exam Requirements

Students may accelerate their graduation from college by taking special exams. Students may also be able to earn college credit for advanced high school courses they took

Campus Visits for Freshman Students

To get a close-up look at our campus and its people, programs and services, you can't beat a campus visit. The Office of Admissions is your first-stop source for arranging your campus visit, and offers you the several visit opportunities.

Education Benefits for Veterans

If you are a veteran, the University has a number of resources available to assist you in navigating through the admission and certification processes.

Frequently Asked Questions

A list of frequently asked questions about the admissions process for military and veteran students