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Imagine yourself here. Then, come to campus and see for yourself.

Visit Us During Our Undergraduate Open House

Open Houses and campus tours offer prospective undergraduates opportunities to meet fellow students and faculty, have your portfolio reviewed, participate in a Q&A and see the spaces where you'll be practicing, performing and perfecting your craft. 

We will hold an Open House, on October 14, 2017, for prospective students and their families and an Open House in March for admitted freshmen and their families. We hope you can join us. Learn more about dates for the 2017-18 year and detailed schedules.

Contact Undergraduate Programs Directly for More Information

School of Art | 703-993-8898

  • Schedule a Visit  (From the drop down menu, select "Prospective Undergraduate Student Visit (30 minutes)

Computer Game Design | 703-993-5734

School of Dance | 703-993-1114

Film and Video Studies | 703-993-3287

School of Music | 703-993-1380

School of Theater | 703-993-1120

Graduate College-Wide Information Sessions

The College of Visual and Performing Arts provides college-wide information sessions that allow you to visit the Fairfax campus and learn more about our graduate programs as well as give information on how to sit in on a class or take in an event. Sessions will resume in April 2017.

If you have specific questions about your program of interest, please feel free to reach out to them directly. Contact information for each program can be found at the bottom of the Grad Admissions FAQs pagePlease note that programs cannot give you updates on your application. For assistance with your application, please contact the Office of Graduate Admissions

In addition, some of our departments offer program-specific information sessions:

Art Education

  • Coming soon

Arts Management

Accelerated Master's Information Sessions

Accelerated Master's programs are a great way for students to save time and money on two degrees while at Mason. CVPA hosts an information session each semester to discuss  Accelerated Master's program options and policies within our college. The university also hosts a showcase each year for all program options across campus. Please check back in for future dates soon. 

For more information about the Acclerated Master's programs available through the College of Visual and Performing Arts, visit our information page

Mason's Showcase of Graduate Studies

Each Fall, George Mason University hosts the Showcase of Graduate Studies, which highlights all Graduate and Professional programs across the university. This free event is open to all current students as well as anyone interested in pursuing graduate studies at Mason. Come meet with admissions staff and faculty to learn more about what opportunities are available to you at GMU.  

This year's event has already taken place. For details about our next showcase, check back in Summer 2017. 

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