Message to Mason Community Regarding Student Deaths

A Message to the Mason Community Regarding Student Deaths

Dear Mason Community,

We are saddened to share with you today that there have been two unexpected student deaths in the past week. This has been heartbreaking for our community, and we grieve together.  Please know that each of you is a valued member of the Mason community. We each face unique challenges, that alone, can sometimes feel difficult to bear.  Know that you are not alone, and that help is available.

If you feel impacted by this loss or any other stressors in your life, please reach out for support:


Faculty and Staff

In community,

Rose Pascarell
Vice President for University Life

Rachel Wernicke, Ph.D.
Chief Mental Health Officer and Associate Dean
University Life

Posted in Letter from VP, Wellbeing.