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George Mason University

Fairfax, VirginiaPublic

Your chances

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Acceptance rate

91%

Public school in Virginia with 27,000 total undergraduate students
Suburban
Southeast
On campus housing
D1 Basketball
Atlantic 10 Conference
4400 University Dr, Fairfax, VA 22030
(703) 993-1000
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Admissions

Overall acceptance rate
91%
Yield rate - overall
21%

Acceptance rate breakdown

Women
93%

Men
89%

Applicant breakdown

Total number of applicants
20,527

Women: 55%
Men: 45%

Cost & scholarships

Your estimated net cost
$ ? / year
In-state
$26,521
Out-of-state
$52,103

Average net cost after aid

Income
Average net cost

$0–30,000
$9,738

$30,001–48,000
$293

$48,001–75,000
$284

$75,001–110,000
$1,948,776

Over $110,000
$6,651

Published costs and averages can be misleading: they don’t fully account for your family’s finances (for financial aid) or your academic profile (for scholarships).

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Applications

How to apply

Accepts Common App
Test optional
Rec letters optional
Considers class rank
TOEFL required (international applicants)

Tests typically submitted

SAT: 37%

ACT: 3%
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Students

First-year enrolled students (full-time)
3,986
Student diversity
Diverse
4-year graduation rate
48%

6-year graduation rate
71%

Retention rate
87%

Admission policy
Co-ed

International students
5%

Enrolled breakdown by gender

Women: 48%
Men: 52%

Race & ethnicity diversity

Among domestic students
Asian and Pacific Islander
20%

Black
11%

Hispanic
15%

Native American
< 1%

Other
8%

White
45%

Academics

Student faculty ratio
17:1
Calendar system
Semester

Special academic offering

Study abroad

Credit for AP exams

Offers graduate degree

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