Welcome Home to Mason!

Please review the move-in instructions below and plan to arrive at your scheduled date and time. As you can imagine, moving in several thousand students in a few days can be tricky, so thank you for following these directions, arriving at your scheduled time, and entering campus at the correct location. While we do everything we can to minimize waits, please expect to wait up to 60 minutes to complete the stages of your move-in. We appreciate your patience!

Failure to arrive at your scheduled time or to enter at the correct location will lead to delays in your move-in. You may not check-in earlier than your scheduled time.

*EARLY MOVE-IN OPTION : Upperclass students may apply to move-in early.(Applications available in July) 

Upperclass early move-in begins on August 17, 2014.  

*MOVECREW VOLUNTEERS:  Students that are volunteering for move in as a Move Crew Volunteers must complete assigned volunteer shifts during move-in to receive a credit to your account for up to three nights of early-move-in housing. If you have questions please email movecrew@gmu.edu.


  1. Fill out your registration card online. Registration cards must be completed by August 8, 2014. You will not be allowed to check-in unless your registration card is complete. You'll need to review the Resident Student Handbook to complete your registration card.
  2. Login to view your scheduled move-in time. (Available in late July)
  3. Print your neighborhood map.
  4. Label each container that you are bringing to campus with your Name, Building Name and Room number. This will help our volunteers know what room the items should go to.
Housing & Residence Life
George Mason University
4400 University Drive
MS 3F6
Fairfax, Virginia

703.993.2720 (phone)
703.993.2744 (fax)