Frequently Asked Questions

Have a question but still don’t see the answer you need below? Please email the First-Gen Info team at firstgen@gmu.edu.

What is FERPA?

Students educational records are private, but as a family member you may want to know how your student is doing?

How Can I Pay for College?

How Do I Get Involved on Campus?

How Do I Get To/From Campus?

How to Get Academic Help


Other Campus Resources


Students walking on the Fairfax Campus in Fall.


Students attend Mason Day at the Fairfax campus.


Mason Day 2018.


Fall on Fairfax Campus.