We support every student at Mason, from orientation through graduation. We prepare Mason students for the demands of work, social responsibility, and life in an ever-changing global society.

We believe in:

  • Well-being, post-graduation success
  • Retention and timely degree completion
  • Engagement and student learning
  • The highest level of service and support for students and families

Mason Flu Fighter: Patriot wearing boxing gloves

Be a flu fighter by getting your annual flu shot!

Next Flu Shot Clinic Date: Thursday, November 6 Time: 1pm-4pm Location: SUB 1, Suite 2300 Walk ins welcome! “The best prevention against the flu is the flu shot. Getting vaccinated is a way to help protect yourself, your family, and our Mason community, including those who may not be able to get the flu shot because they are immuno-compromised.” states Wagida Abdalla, Executive Director of Student Health Services. Another vital way to protect yourself and others against the flu, or other illness, is to frequently… Read more

Freshman Kessie Herring meets Tom Rath at the book signing after his presentation on How to Fill Your Bucket. Photo by Craig Bisacre

Best-Selling Author Lauds Mason as First University to Launch Major Well-Being Initiative

Kessie Herring came to George Mason University to major in a field that focuses on wellness and well-being. The freshman, who hopes to become a nurse, also found she’s a member of the first incoming class to be a part of George Mason’s new Well-Being University Initiative. On Oct. 28 at the Center for the Arts on the Fairfax Campus, Herring was among the 1,200 Mason students, staff and faculty who got the chance to hear from Tom Rath, co-author of the best-selling book “How… Read more


Mason Student Conference Emphasizes Connections Between Leadership and Well-Being

By Sudha Kamath Students who take on leadership roles already know how important―and challenging―it is to balance different aspects of their lives. Now a group of them has the tools to do it better after attending George Mason University’s ninth annual Leadership Mason Conference. The event drew a near record crowd of 175 students with its theme of Thriving Together: Leading with Vitality, Purpose, and Resilience. “I’ve always been passionate about teaching mindful leadership and well-being practices to students, especially student leaders,” says Kalia Harris,… Read more


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