Working Here

You're joining a vibrant community of scholars. "Freedom and learning" is more than our motto; those principles guide how we teach the next generations and conduct research to create a better world.

Working at George Mason University is a collaborative experience. This site, designed with faculty members in mind, is intended to direct you to resources that will help you become familiar with campus as you embark on your career at Mason.

The Office of the Provost oversees and manages many critical academic initiatives for the university. All faculty, department/unit heads, and graduate students can find important resources regarding various aspects of academic and campus life. 

Mason embraces diversity and inclusion, access to excellence, and an entrepreneurial spirit as part of our core values. We are also committed to sustaining a just, inclusive, thriving community for all. As a valued member of our community, please familiarize yourself with our Code of Ethics.

If your question isn't answered here, please contact Faculty Affairs and Development.

Mini Resource Checklist

  • Sign up for Mason Alert to stay updated on campus emergencies
  • Submit or update your information in People Finder, Mason's online directory
  • Review the Academic Calendar to stay on track with your planning
  • The Rave Guardian app provides instant communication with friends, family, co-workers, campus safety, and 9-1-1. Download today for free from the App Store or Google Play.
Mason's Fairfax Campus, on 677 wooded acres

Mason's Fairfax Campus, on 677 wooded acres, will enhance your workday. A variety of dining options, walking trails, and cultural and historic events also make it an ideal place to enjoy your free time.