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Office of Institutional Effectiveness and Planning - George Mason University


Mason Facts and Figures 2022-2023

2022-2023 Facts and Figures



New Undergraduate, Degree-Seeking Fall 2022
First-Time Freshmen 4,144
New Transfers 2,636


First Generation Students Fall 2022
First-Time Freshmen 20%
Undergraduate Degree-Seeking 24%


Students Living On Campus Fall 2022
Degree-Seeking Undergraduates 5,571
Graduate Students 177
Other Students 105
Fall 2022 Enrollment and Student Profile (US Campus Only)
Students Fall 2022 Enrollment
Total Enrollment (Including Mason Korea) 39,607
Total Enrollment (US Campus Only) 39,049
Student Profile, Fall 2022 (US Campus Only):
By Student Level
Undergraduate Degree-Seeking 26,513
Graduate Degree-Seeking Certificates 592
Graduate Degree-Seeking Master’s 7,873
Graduate Degree-Seeking Doctoral 2,266
Professional (Law) 844
Non degree-Seeking Undergraduate 501
Non degree-Seeking Graduate 396
By Course Load
Full-Time Enrollment (69%) 27,062
Part-Time Enrollment (31%) 11,987
By Domicile
In-State Students (78%) 30,387
Out-of-State Students (22%) 8,662
By Ethnicity
Asian 7,438
Black or African American 4,445
Hispanic / Latino 5,607
Native American / Alaska Native 49
Native Hawaiian / Pacific Islander 41
White 14,374
Two or More 1,567
Not Reported 1,602
Non-Resident International 3,926


Degree Programs Offered 2022-23
Undergraduate 78
Graduate (Master’s
– 94; Doctoral – 38)
Professional (Law) 1
Total 211


Faculty Fall 2022
Full-time Instructional Faculty Headcount 1,475
Full-time Research Faculty Headcount 248
Part-time Faculty FTE 460.6


Tuition and Fees FY23
In-State Undergraduate $13,404/year
In-State Graduate $17,035/year
In-State Law School
Law School
$42,417 /year


Room and Board FY23



Financial Aid Profile FY23
Students Receiving Aid (67%)
Average Grant $8,952
Average Loan $13,144
Average Work Study $2,152
Student Aid Grand Total $404.7 million


Buildings Fall 2022
Arlington 3
Main Campus 107
Mason Korea 1
Off Campus 25
Science and Tech PW 12
Total 148


Buildings Under Construction FY23
Institute for Digital Innovation Building (Arlington Campus)
Life Sciences and Engineering Building (Science and Technology Campus)


Facilities Open to the Public
Aquatic and Fitness Center
Aquatic and CenterThe 81,580 square-foot, two-pool complex includes a 3,500-square-foot fitness gallery, four classrooms, a whirlpool and co-ed sauna with men’s and women’s shower/locker rooms, and a family changing area.
Center for the Arts
ConcertThe Center for the Arts complex includes the 2,000-seat Concert Hall, two experimental theaters, three dance studios, and music and fine arts studios. Five hundred Concert Hall tickets are available free to students for each performance.
Freedom Aquatic and Fitness Center
The 110,000 square foot complex is located on the Science and Technology Campus as a result of a partnership between George Mason University, Prince William County, and the City of Manassas. The center includes a 50-meter 10-lane competition pool, 7,000 square foot leisure pool with a two-story figure-eight waterslide, current channels and a whirlpool, weight training room, fitness assessment labs, cardiovascular fitness areas, 2 basketball courts, elevated running/walking track, 3 racquetball courts, and daycare facilities for infants and toddlers.
George W. Johnson Center
The Johnson Center has eight acres of floor space and houses an over 145,000-volume book collection, media center, computer labs, bank, bookstore, convenience store, and food services. Specially outfitted spaces provide opportunities for film, dance, meetings, and private study. The center fosters university-wide learning by integrating students’ curricular and extracurricular activities and by strengthening relationships between the university’s communities.
Eagle Bank Arena
EagleBank Arena is a 10,000-seat sports and entertainment arena designed for basketball, concerts, and other sports and entertainment events.
Hylton Performing Arts Center
The Hylton Performing Arts Center opened on Mason’s Science and Technology Campus in the spring of 2010. The 86,000-square-foot center provides a state-of-the-art setting for major touring artists and local performers and features a reception space, an art gallery, and two theaters. The center is named for the Cecil D. and Irene V. Hylton Foundation of Dale City.
Recreation and Athletic Complex
The “RAC” features three gymnasiums, two racquetball courts, two squash courts and a two-story fitness gallery spanning more than 15,000 square feet. It also boasts six basketball courts, seven tennis courts, seven volleyball courts, a batting cage, golf and archery nets, fencing lanes, locker rooms and saunas. It also features a 400-meter outdoor track, soccer field, baseball diamond, and general athletic fields.


Athletic Programs
About 513 student-athletes compete in 22 men’s and women’s Division I sports – baseball, basketball, cross country, golf, lacrosse, rowing, soccer, softball, swimming and diving, tennis, indoor and outdoor track and field, volleyball, and wrestling.  Intercollegiate men’s and women’s teams are members of the Athletic Association (NCAA) Division I, the Atlantic 10, the Eastern College Athletic Conference (ECAC), the Eastern Intercollegiate Volleyball Association (EIVA), the Eastern Wrestling League (EWL), and the Intercollegiate Association of Amateur Athletes of America (IC4A).  Web site: