George Mason Campus

Appeal Procedures

Students do have the right to an appeal of academic status although appeals are rarely approved. Reasons for an appeal may not be academic (i.e., "My classes were hard").

For an appeal to be considered the student must:

Remember that the restrictions placed on your academic status are there to protect you and help you get back on the road to success.


Please note the following deadlines for submission of academic suspension appeals. If you want to return early for a semester listed below, the appeal must be submitted to Enterprise Hall, lower level, room 008 by the following deadlines:

For Fall return -

  • If suspended at the end of the previous spring - August 1
  • If suspended at the end of the previous summer - August 15

For Spring return - January 10

  • If suspended at the end of the previous spring or summer - December 1
  • If suspended at the end of the previous fall - January 10

Any student wishing to return after a dismissal would need to submit a request to return. The request deadlines are:

For Fall Semester - June 1
For Spring Semester - October 1

George Mason University School of Business

Ranked by U.S. News & World Report in the top 10 percent of all AACSB accredited business schools, the School of Business is one of only 25 percent of business schools accredited in both business and accounting by the Association to Advance Collegiate Schools of Business (AACSB) International.




Main Campus
School of Business 
Enterprise Hall 
4400 University Drive, MS 1B1
Fairfax, VA 22030

AACSB Accreditation