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Student Retention Coordinator, CEHD Student and Academic Affairs

Contact Information

Send email to Mr. Lane

Phone: 703-993-4378
Fax: 703-993-2082
Email: tlane20 (

George Mason University
Fairfax Campus
Thompson Hall 2306
4400 University Dr.
Fairfax, VA 22030



Ty Lane, M.S.W obtained his Masters in Social Work from Radford University and a Bachelor of Science in Business Management at Virginia Tech. Ty serves as Student Retention Coordinator and assist students recover from academic warning, probation, and suspension. Ty has over 10 years of experience in coordinating student success initiatives that includes student development, behavioral management, and student mentoring. Ty has designed innovative workshops and leads initiatives to promote healthy student lifestyle choices. His areas of interest include stress management, student development theory, and diversity and inclusion. Currently, he enriches his life-long learning by participating in post graduate research in higher education.