New Student Checklist
Confirm your attendance: Contact your advisor and discuss academic expectations, resources, and graduate orientation requirements
Sign up for a Patriot Pass account to access Patriot Web, myMason, Library databases, and other campus sites
Check deadlines and register for classes on Patriot Web.
Get your Mason photo ID
Activate your email account in MasonLive to receive all official university communications regarding your student status
Use People Finder to find students, faculty, and staff
View a map to get familiar with campus and find your classes
Submit your required Immunization Record
Check Student Health Services for student health insurance
Pay your tuition and fees
Enroll in the Mason Alert emergency messaging system
Supplies, Housing, and Food:
Purchase your textbooks from the campus bookstore
Need a computer or software? Get discounts at Patriot Computers
Eating on campus? Check out Dining and Meal Plans
Are you an on-line education student?
Are you a Military or Veteran student?
GAPSA – Graduate and Professional Student Association
Graduate Student organizations
Bookmark the Graduate Student Life website
Check out the Grad Life Events page
Meet your fellow students in the lounge or use the study area in the Graduate Student Center, 310 and 311E Johnson Center, Fairfax Campus