Camps and Recreation

Summer Camps

School's out? Send your child to college.

Students and counselor pose for photo at summer STEM camp on the Sci Tech campus of George Mason University
Mason summer camps are a blast!

Mason hosts a variety of summer camps with a wide array of topics and themes from the arts, to recreation to STEM-related programs.

Choose from such areas as debate, environmental science/conservation, forensics, game design, writing, and robotics. We also have sports and recreation.

The Mason Community Arts Academy features music, theater, and visual arts. The College of Science’s STEM Accelerator ifocuses on science, engineering and mathematics.

Interested in hosting a youth camp or program at Mason? Contact Business Services at 703-993-2840 for more information.



Get Fit on Campus

Community members are welcome to register for membership at George Mason University's well-equipped sports and workout facilities at affordable rates.

Fairfax Campus Recreation Facilities

  • Recreation and Athletic ComplexEncompassing 120,000 square feet, the Recreation and Athletic Complex (RAC) boasts three gymnasiums, racquetball courts, squash courts, and a two-story fitness gallery. For more information, c all 703-993-5323.
  • Aquatic and Fitness CenterThe AFC supports a wide range of activities for the University community.  Members have access to a variety of fitness and wellness programs and services, cardio and strength equipment, and aquatic amenities and programs. For more information, call 703-993-3939.
  • Skyline Fitness CenterThis facility on the Fairfax Campus has a variety of cardio, weight-training, and strength equipment, as well as a basketball court. he facility is available to full-time students, part-time student members and all other members of Mason Recreation. Skyline is closed on holidays and summer and winter breaks. For more information, call  703-993-5055.

Fairfax Campus Recreation Membership Details


Manassas Campus Recreation Facilities

  • Freedom Aquatic and Fitness CenterThis facility features two pools, a whirlpool, a full gymnasium, cardio, aerobic, and strength studios, and racquetball courts. For more information, call 703-993-8444.


Challenge Yourself

Learn together, laugh together, grow together through teamwork at The EDGE

Schedule a positive and powerful experiential learning experience for your team of colleagues or volunteers. The EDGE at Mason on the Science and Technology Campus in Manassas will empower your group to excel through physically and mentally challenging activities such as high and low ropes courses, scavenger hunts, and other collaborative decision-making tasks led by expert facilitators.