Student Loans

George Mason University’s Office of Student Financial Aid, located at the Fairfax Campus, provides a variety of services to assist students in financing their education. George Mason University participates in the Federal Direct Loan Program.

Students must complete a Free Application for Federal Student Aid (FAFSA) each year as soon as possible after January 1. To receive priority consideration for available, applicable funds, the FAFSA must be received by the federal processor on or before March 1. Types of financial aid available include Federal Direct Unsubsidized Stafford Loans, Federal Direct Graduate PLUS Loans, and Federal Work-Study.

Students who have questions about financial aid may visit the website of the Office of Student Financial Aid.
Contact Financial Aid Form


The mailing address for the Office of Student Financial Aid is:

Office of Student Financial Aid, MS 3B5
George Mason University
Fairfax, VA 22030-4444

The Office of Student Financial Aid is located at the Fairfax Campus, in the Student Union Building (SUB) 1, on the first floor in suite 1100. They schedule visits to Mason Square during the first weeks of each semester.

Mason’s Title IV school code is 003749.