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.

Outdoor Adventure Living Learning Community (LLC)

Do you have a passion for the outdoors? Do you want to explore and participate in a wide variety of outdoor activities (ex: hiking, camping, rock climbing, kayaking, and more!).

Mason’s Residence Life, the College of Education and Human Development and Outdoor Adventure have collaborated to provide that opportunity through our Outdoor Adventure Living Learning Community located in Piedmont Hall.

Why join this LLC?

  • Develop partnerships with faculty and staff who share your interests and goals.
  • Increase satisfaction with overall academic experience and persist at a higher rate.
  • Enhance your connection with George Mason University and the surrounding communities.
  • Ease your transition into a large university.
  • Participate in social activities on campus and around the Northern Virginia/Washington, DC area.

Want to learn more about the Outdoor Adventure LLC? Contact Nancy Chamberlain at or by phone at (571) 259-4379.