College of Education and Human Development - George Mason University
Graduate School of Education - George Mason University

Our Graduate School of Education is the alma mater for one third of teachers and administrators in Northern Virginia’s world-class school systems. Each year, more than 3,000 graduate students enroll in our innovative academic programs, which include advanced study for teachers and school leaders, instructional design and technology, and a renowned PhD in Education program that is among the largest in the country.


School of Recreation, Health, and Tourism - George Mason University

The School of Recreation, Health, and Tourism (SRHT) offers exciting, career-ready majors in dynamic fields such as athletic training, tourism and events management, health and physical education, kinesiology, sport management, and recreation management. SRHT features renowned faculty, cutting-edge research, six laboratories and centers, and a diverse student body of more than 1,000 undergraduate and graduate students each year. Each major requires one or more internship or clinical experiences, ensuring that students graduate not just with a transcript but with a resume that demonstrates their professional aptitude and skills.

George Mason University recognizes every donor.

Special societies are listed below, so please consider being among our strongest supporters.

The Mason Society recognizes the university's most generous benefactors; alumni and friends in this society have made lifetime commitments exceeding $100,000. The Mason Society is named for George Mason, known as one of the greatest founding fathers of the United States and the man for whom our university was named.

The Legacy Society honors alumni and friends who have invested in the university's future through documented deferred or planned gifts, of any amount, in support of George Mason University. These gifts include bequests, trusts, annuities, and other plans in which the George Mason University Foundation has been named as beneficiary.

The university recognizes individuals who have generously contributed $1,000 or more during the fiscal year (July 1 - June 30) with membership in the President's Circle. Gifts and pledges totaling $1,000 and above qualify donors for membership. Donors can be recognized in both the Mason Society and the President's Circle, as annual gifts count toward Mason Society recognition.