How much does George Mason University cost?

George Mason University Cost of Attendance
In-state $12,564
Out-of-state $36,024
On-Campus Room and Board $11,946
Off-Campus Room and Board $12,186
Average Annual Cost
Average Cost by Family Income
Family Income Average Cost
Under $30,000 $16,204
$30,000-$48,000 $17,060
$48,000-$75,000 $20,468
$75,000-$110,000 $16,204
Over $110,000 $25,480

George Mason University Financial Aid and Debt

73%

Students paying down their debt

$19,750

Typical Total Student Debt

$204

Typical Monthly Loan Payment

Financial Aid Breakdown for Full-time Incoming Freshman

Aid Type % Receiving Average Amount
Grant or scholarship aid 74% $7,507
Federal Grants 27% $5,109
Pell grants 27% $4,602
Other federal grants 11% $519
State/local goverment grant or scholarships 38% $3,583
Institutional grants or scholarships 37% $8,664
Student loan aid 49% $8,323
Federal student loans 47% $6,737
Other student loans 9% $17,826

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Micro-scholarships* Colleges Awarding Amount
Visit a college campus 305 Up to $8,500
Have work experience 214 Up to $12,000
Play a sport 154 Up to $1,500
Attend a summer program 154 Up to $4,500
Take a challenging class 320 Up to $3,000
Do community service 311 Up to $500

*GPA and other eligibility restrictions may apply

George Mason University Admissions

What is George Mason University's admissions rate?
Acceptance Rate 87%
Average GPA
SAT Submissions 72% of applicants
SAT Reading 560-660
SAT Math 550-660
SAT Writing
ACT Submissions 8% of applicants
Composite Score 24-30

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George Mason University Campus Life

16:1

Student to Faculty Ratio

194

Forbes Ranking

50%

Four-Year Graduation Rate

71%

Six-Year Graduation Rate

Student Population

Campus Life
Total undergraduates 25010
Living on campus 4%
Transfer Students 10%
Under Age 25
Gender Balance
Women
50%
Men
50%

Student Diversity

76%
Diversity Index: Chance you’ll bump into a diverse range of students
White
41.28%
Asian
20.04%
Hispanic or Latino
14.20%
Unknown
13.01%
Black or African American
11.04%
Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander
0.31%
American Indian or Alaska Native
0.14%

George Mason University Graduation Success

First Year Student Retention

50%

Four-Year Graduation Rate

$58,100

Average Salary After Graduation

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About George Mason University

Address

4400 University Dr
Fairfax, VA

Type Public
Profit Status
Category Research Universities
Setting Large Suburb
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