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.

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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.

Appointment Policies:

  1. Be Prepared! Prior to advising, students must:
    • Complete an online Endorsement form, including all relevant coursework information.
    • Submit unofficial transcripts for all coursework (from Patriot Web is acceptable for George Mason students) for an initial review, and if scheduling a follow up appointment, be sure to submit any updated transcripts.

  2. Arrive On Time!
    • If you are 15 minutes late for your scheduled appointment you must reschedule, no exceptions.

  3. If you need to cancel your appointment...
    • If you need to cancel your appointment, please do so as soon as possible (24 hours minimum notice appreciated) so we may offer that time to another student.
    • You may cancel or reschedule your appointment directly from your appointment confirmation e-mail if it is 24 hours prior to your appointment start time. If it is less than 24 hours and you must cancel or reschedule please contact your advisor via phone or e-mail as soon as possible.

  4. If you are not able to meet in person for advising… please contact the Endorsement Specialist, Mary Slone, at endorse@gmu.edu to make alternate arrangements.

** Walk-Ins: It is up to the advisor's discretion if he/she will be able to see a student(s) on a walk-in basis.


How to Schedule an Appointment:

Students may schedule appointments no less than 24 hours in advance and no more than 2 weeks in advance. These restrictions are built into the system. If no appointments are available then please check back in a day or two to see if new times have opened up.

  1. Select your advisor’s (for Endorsements, select Endorsement Advising) calendar from the drop-down menu below and schedule an available time.
    • Bold dates = Available/Open Time Slot
    • Gray dates = Unavailable/Already Taken

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