Graduate Admissions Application

Applying to Mason is the first step in your journey to heal and repair the world, no matter your course of study.

At Mason, we believe that to solve grand challenges, it takes all of us. Together. That means embracing a diversity of identities, origins, circumstances, and perspectives. But it also means the world needs talented, gritty, passionate people working together in the arts, science, humanities, and technology.

With 132 master’s and doctoral degree programs, as well as more than 100 graduate-level certificates, you’ll find a path that is true to yourself and that leads to joining the next generation of fearless leaders.

Before you begin an application, it is important that you consider which program is the best fit for your educational and career goals. Additionally, our graduate degree programs may have different deadlines and requirements. You can explore all our graduate programs and corresponding deadlines and requirements here:

Please note, admission application links are found on the individual program page(s) within the Deadlines & Requirements page.

Application Fee

Applicants to our graduate programs pay a $75 application fee.

All application fees are non-refundable. Some applicants may be eligible for an application fee waiver.

Application Fee Waivers

Find out if you qualify for an application fee waiver