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Academic Advising – Adjusted Summer Hours

The Office of Student Success and Academic Services will be working on an adjusted schedule during the summer term through Friday, August 17th. Advising hours for the week of July 16th: Monday, July 16:  9:30-11:30 am (No Afternoon Advising Due to Orientation) Tuesday, July 17:  9:30-11:30 am and 1-4 pm *No evening advising available during […]

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ATTENTION! Internship Spotlight for School of Business Students!

Did you complete an internship in Summer 2018? Are you completing an internship in Fall 2018? Career Services wants to hear from you about your unique work experience! The School of Business, Marketing and Communications team will be interviewing students for “Internship Spotlights” for those who have completed or are completing an internship. Click here to […]

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Business Core Courses: Three-Attempt Policy

Dear School of Business Students, As you know the School of Business has a three-attempt policy on Business Core courses and Accounting Major courses. In previous semesters, we had been adding an Academic Advisor hold on your account after the second failed attempt to prompt a conversation with your Academic Advisor, but we have changed […]

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APPLY NOW! Event Assistant with Virginia Tech Research Center

About Us The Virginia Tech Research Center — Arlington, at 900 N. Glebe Road, is a highly visible state-of-the-art facility designed to further the university’s mission to expand its research portfolio in the National Capital Region. The region offers great opportunity for partnerships with corporate research entities and close proximity to government agencies and other […]

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Handshake Replaces HireMason!

ATTENTION STUDENTS!!! Handshake is now LIVE! As we make the transition from HireMason to Handshake, be sure to log in and get acquainted! If you have any questions or need help navigating this new system, feel free to set up an appointment with one of our advisors or come to our office during walk-in hours. […]

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Apply Now to be a Student Ambassador for the School of Business!

Dear members of the School of Business community, The School of Business is seeking current students to serve as Student Ambassadors to aid and build our undergraduate platform. The selected candidates will work with the Recruitment and Outreach team in providing a student perspective to events with students, families, alumni, and other community members present. […]

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Internship Spotlight: Kristen Talman

  Kristen is a rising Junior studying Management  who completed a fall 2017 and early spring 2018 internship at Global Business Travel Association in Alexandria, VA. Read the full article here about her experience as an intern focused on national and international contracts within a middle-sized non-profit! Kristen also discusses her experience as an international […]

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APPLY NOW! Four Marketing Intern positions with Ace Physical Therapy & Sports Medicine Institute

Extended Deadline to Apply! About Us ACE Physical Therapy and Sports Medicine Institute was founded on the principles of high ethical standards, integrity, honesty and professionalism. When you step inside one of our eight convenient locations in the Washington Metro area, your goal becomes ours: returning you to your normal lifestyle as quickly and safely as possible. […]

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ATTENTION ALL STUDENTS!!! Fraudulent Employer Scam

It has come to our attention that an employer listed on HireMason is engaging in fraudulent activities directed at students who applied to their internship posting.  We heard from students who received an offer from Pershing LLC in March. No interviews were conducted, yet students received a job offer by email. Some of the students […]

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New Finance Elective for Fall 2018

FNAN 491, Fintech: Blockchain Technology – Friday 1:30 – 4:10 pm The booms and busts in Bitcoin prices has drawn tremendous media buzz to its underlying technology known as blockchain, a decentralized and cryptographically chained database. In addition to its apparent application to finance as a peer-to-peer digital currency, many other use cases have been […]

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National Small Business Week, Presented by Sage Solutions GTM, LLC—Sessions to Attend

Where? 1961 Chain Bridge Road, McLean, VA 22102 Tysons Corner Center Mall, 2nd Level Microsoft Tysons Store next to Banana Republic Who should attend? School of Business majors interested in learning about small businesses, 8-A Certification, M365 for Business, LinkedIn and Opportunities for Women and Minorities. Space is limited! Please RSVP by emailing your interest […]

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Summer 2018 BUS/ACCT 492 Applications Due – Friday, May 25th

Are you completing an internship this summer? Learn how to receive academic credit for an internship relevant to your major for summer 2018. The course is completed online through Blackboard, where you will submit assignments, evaluations and a research paper based on your internship experience and/or industry. Please review the requirements to participate here. If […]

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APPLY NOW! Associate, Office of the CEO with The RockCreek Group

About the Company RockCreek is a trusted global investment manager to foundations, endowments, pension funds and other institutional clients. Our talented and diverse team embodies a culture of curiosity, debate and a relentless drive to excel. Selecting from an array of strategies, geographies and asset classes, we tailor customized portfolios to fit clients’ unique investment […]

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Registering for BUS 498 in the Summer Term

Greetings Students! The criteria to take BUS 498 – Capstone Course: Advanced Business Models in the summer is limited to the following: 90 graded credits Graduation application on file Last class needed to graduate In addition, the following course requirements must be met: Required Prerequisites: (ACCT 301D, 303D, 330D, L301, L303 or L330) and (BULE 302D, 303D, […]

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Mason Scholarship Application Deadline: April 30th!

The Mason scholarship application is now open for the 2018-2019 Academic Year! This is a new application portal so it is important that you start the process early. There are hundreds of scholarships that you might be eligible for including ones in the School of Business. Application Deadline: April 30, 2018. Who can apply? Students […]

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Career Preview Program with PwC – Summer 2018

Don’t miss the opportunity to apply to PwC’s Career Preview program, learn more below! What is Career Preview?  PwC‘s Career Preview is a three day program that will provide participants an opportunity to experience the challenges, excitement, and camaraderie of life at PwC. Participants will work alongside peers and mentors to learn about personal leadership and […]

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Course Registration Errors? View This Checklist for Help!

“Repeat hours exceeded 6” Registration Error – If you received this error while trying to register for a course in Patriot Web, it is most likely because you are trying to register for your third attempt of one of the School of Business Core Courses or Accounting Major courses that fall under the School of […]

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Midterm Grades Available for 100-200 Level Courses

Midterm grades for 100-200 level courses are currently available for review in Patriot Web. You will not receive a printed report, nor will the midterm evaluation appear on your transcript, but you will receive an email from the Academic Advising office if you have an unsatisfactory midterm grade. Follow the instructions below to view your […]

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Academic Advising – Appointments vs Walk-ins

The Office of Student Success and Academic Services would like to remind students of the difference between walk-ins and appointments for academic advising. Come to Enterprise Hall Room 008 to see an advisor today! Walk-ins– are: 15 minute advising sessions designated for quick questions, major changes, schedule checks, re-enrollments, etc. are not: for returning from […]

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Summer 2018 Course Registration is Here!

Summer 2018 course registration is underway for current Mason students! See an academic advisor to help you plan or ask any questions! Check your registration time ticket in Patriot Web for your specific registration time. Summer 2018 Priority Dates and Time Tickets Priority Dates Class Code  March 26 Graduate Students and Seniors (90+ hours earned) […]

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Register Now: Finance Boot Camp Abroad

Are you looking for a chance to have an enriching and international learning experience in the financial heart of Europe? Register for The Finance Boot Camp 2018 at Frankfurt School of Finance & Management in July! There are only a few weeks left before the registration deadline closes. Complete the registration form from the website […]

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Bachelors/Accelerated Master’s Showcase – April 17th

Come explore over 50 different program options, meet our faculty, and speak with admissions representatives from our graduate programs. Representatives from the graduate School of Business will be available to answer questions about the Bachelor’s/Accelerated Master’s in Accounting program format, eligibility requirements, and application process. We hope to see you there! DATE:  Tuesday, April 17th TIME:  […]

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Fall 2018 Schedule Available to View

“Failing to plan is planning to fail.” – Alan Lakein To best plan ahead, we recommend making an appointment soon to come and see an advisor in the Office of Student Success and Academic Services before registration. We have walk-ins, limited appointments, and evening sessions available throughout the week. Priority Dates and Time Tickets Registration […]

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Spring 2018 Ask the Professionals Videos on YouTube!!

If you’ve missed an Ask the Professionals event, we’ve got you covered. Throughout the semester, we’ll be posting the links to our YouTube videos of each event. That way you can see and hear the discussion for yourself, even if you couldn’t make it to the live panel event. Marketing ISOM Finance Entrepreneurship Business Analytics […]

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Now Accepting Nominations for the Class of 2018 Degree Celebration Student Speaker!

The 2018 School of Business Degree Celebration address will be given by a selected undergraduate degree seeking business student.  The selected undergraduate student speaker will have 7-10 minutes to address the graduating class. Students can be nominated by peers, faculty or staff, or can self-nominate. Below is a list of the criteria for proposal and […]

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APPLY NOW! Analyst, Business Development with Crescent Hotels and Resorts

About the Company: Headquartered in Fairfax, Virginia, just outside of Washington D.C., Crescent Hotels & Resorts is one of the top ranked hotel management companies in North America. With an emphasis on accountability, measurable results, diversity, communication and integrity, our highly-principled approach to hotel management and development is the cornerstone of our success. Our initial […]

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2018 Mason LeaderShape Institute: Apply Now!

APPLY TODAY FOR THE 2018 MASON LEADERSHAPE INSTITUTE PROGRAM!!! You can apply online at: https://lead.gmu.edu/leadershapeinstitute/. The deadline to apply is March 23, 2018. Here’s what students are saying about Mason LeaderShape Institute: “In six days, the Mason LeaderShape Institute embodied what George Mason University stands for, a message that takes some students their entire college career […]

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Summer 2018 Class Schedule is Available to View!

“Failing to plan is planning to fail.” – Alan Lakein To best plan ahead, we recommend making an appointment soon to come and see an advisor in the Office of Student Success and Academic Services before registration. We have walk-ins, appointments, and evening sessions available throughout the week. Priority Dates and Time Tickets Registration times […]

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5th Annual Maker Faire: Student Volunteers Needed!

The Center for Innovation and Entrepreneurship is hosting the 5th annual Maker Faire NoVa this year on the Fairfax campus on March 18th from 11am-5pm. We are looking for student volunteers! Please visit the Maker Faire NoVa website for more information about this regional event: https://nova.makerfaire.com/ . It’s a great opportunity for students that are […]

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GWSCPA 2018 Scholarship Opportunities

2018 Scholarship Fund Awards Program Students who meet the application criteria are invited to apply for a scholarship award from the Scholarship Fund. Students must be attending an eligible university, meet the application criteria, and submit a completed package by the application deadline: March 31, 2018.  In addition to financial awards, winners receive a one year […]

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WelcomeFest 2018 T-Shirt Design Entries due This Week!

ATTENTION SCHOOL OF BUSINESS STUDENTS: DISPLAY YOUR CREATIVITY! The School of Business is having a T-shirt Design contest to determine what design will be used on our Fall 2018 Welcome Fest t-shirts.  Welcome Fest is the largest School of Business event and is an opportunity for students to meet faculty, explore student organizations and clubs, […]

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Ask the Librarian: Tuesday Evening Walk-ins Available for Business Majors

Spring 2018 Research and Study Resources for Business Majors If you need assistance with research or with finding resources in the Mason Libraries, please be sure to visit Jo Ann Henson, the Mason Libraries Business & Economics Librarian. Jo Ann will have office hours on Tuesdays from 4:00pm-6:15pm in Enterprise Hall 008. To meet with Jo Ann […]

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May and August Graduates: Planning to Walk in the Spring Graduation Ceremony?

There are several questions on the graduation process and when students should apply to graduate. There is no application to participate in the graduation ceremony. However, when you apply to graduate, you are simply stating that you will complete all degree requirements at the end of that term. Therefore, if you have classes to complete […]

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Accounting & Financial Women’s Alliance Undergraduate/Graduate Scholarship-$1,500

About Us We are proud to announce that The District of Columbia Chapter of the Accounting and Financial Women’s Alliance (AFWA) is offering an undergraduate or graduate scholarship opportunity for $1,500 for an eligible candidate!  The scholarship is intended for use for the Fall 2018-Spring 2019 school year. Candidate Requirements: Accounting or Finance Major Completed […]

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Opportunity to Work With President Cabrera!

The Leadership Education and Development (LEAD) Office and the Office of the President are hosting the President’s Leadership Seminar.  Students are encouraged to apply to be a part of the 2018 Spring Cohort experience.  The President’s Leadership Seminar is an 7-8 week seminar that allows students to participate in a cohort leadership experience with the University President, Dr. Ángel Cabrera and Dr. Gregory Unruh. Students […]

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Ask the Librarian: Walk-In Hours for Business Majors

Fall 2017 Research and Study Resources for Business Majors If you need assistance with research or with finding resources in the Mason Libraries, please be sure to visit Jo Ann Henson, the Mason Libraries Business & Economics Librarian. Jo Ann Henson will have office hours on Tuesday evenings from 4:00-6:30pm in Enterprise Hall 008 during […]

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New Way to Schedule an Academic Advising Appointment

Greetings School of Business Undergraduate Students! This week you may walk-in to see an Academic Advisor, but starting next week, there is a new way to schedule an appointment with your Academic Advisor through the Student Success Collaborative! BENEFITS: Schedule your own appointments! See your preferred Academic Advisor’s availability from your browser! Let your advisor […]

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Stages of Going Back to School

When you realize summer is coming to an end But then you realize how excited you are to see all of your friends again Finally classes are here! You (think) you got a great schedule! But then you go to a class you thought you were going to love but end up hating So you […]

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Welcome to Our New Dean

The School of Business Office of Student Success and Academic Services would like to extend a warm welcome to our new Dean Dr. Maury Peiperl. Dr. Peiperl is coming to us from Cranfield University in England where he has served as director of the the Cranfield School of Management and Pro-Vice Chancellor of Cranfield University. We […]

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Academic Advising Hold for Two Unsuccessful Course Attempts

In accordance with the 3-Attempt Policy listed below, those students who have TWO (2) unsuccessful attempts in a course in which the policy applies after the completion of the spring 2017 semester, now have (or will have) an Academic Advising Hold placed on their account. Please meet with an Academic Advisor in the Office of […]

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Center for Global Education Renamed to Mason Study Abroad

On December 7 the Center for Global Education changed its name to Mason Study Abroad. The office location in the Johnson Center, Room 235 remains the same. The new website is studyabroad.gmu.edu. New email and web address: Email: GoAbroad@gmu.edu Web: studyabroad.gmu.edu Current social media accounts: Facebook: facebook.com/MasonStudyAbroad Twitter: twitter.com/MasonGoAbroad Instagram: instagram.com/MasonStudyAbroad Pinterest: pinterest.com/MasonGoAbroad Flickr: flickr.com/MasonStudyAbroad

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APPLY NOW! Graduate Professional Assistant, Marketing and Community Education with GMU’s Learning Services

About Us Learning Services provides a variety of experience-based learning opportunities through which students explore a wide range of academic concerns. About the Position The purpose of the Graduate Professional Assistant is to develop marketing campaigns to promote Learning Services to Mason students, faculty, and staff and to coordinate Learning Services community education efforts in […]

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APPLY NOW! Marketing Assistant with GMU’s Learning Services

About Us Learning Services provides academic success training to students seeking to improve their academic performance, students with academic difficulties, and students with learning differences such as learning disabilities or attention deficit hyperactivity disorder. Additional information on our programs and services may be accessed online at http://learningservices.gmu.edu About the Position: Marketing Assistant Time Commitments: The position […]

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APPLY NOW! Marketing Internship with Cristina Dougherty & Associates

About Us Cristina Dougherty & Associates is a highly successful residential real estate team with Long and Foster based in Fairfax, VA. The team has three Agents working with a variety of buyers and sellers spanning Fairfax, Loudoun and Prince William Counties. About the Position: Marketing Intern  The team is currently looking for an intern to […]

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APPLY NOW! Financial Services Refund Specialist with Inova

About Us Inova is a global leader in personalized health, which leverages precision medicine to predict, prevent and treat disease, enabling individuals to live longer, healthier lives. At Inova, we serve more than two million people each year from throughout the Washington, DC, metro area and beyond. We are shaping the future of health through […]

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