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George Mason University

Graduate Students

Our graduate residence options are a vibrant gathering of diverse scholars.

As a graduate student, you're looking for housing that offers independent living while also providing access to the student community. You can find that at Mason. 

Beacon Hall, Science and Technology Campus

Beacon Hall offers graduate and doctoral students a selection of studio, one-bedroom, and two-bed/two bath apartments. Each is fully furnished with full kitchens with a dishwasher, as well as individual washers and dryers. Rates include all utilities, cable TV, local telephone service and Internet. Apply to live in Beacon Hall through eLiving.

The on-campus location provides a convenient walk to class on the Science and Technology Campus in Prince William and access to all campus facilities, including the Freedom Aquatic & Fitness Center. Students who have classes on the Fairfax Campus can get there on a free shuttle, available for all Mason students.

Placement at Beacon Hall is processed on a first-come, first-served basis. You must already be fully admitted/accepted to a Mason masters or doctoral program to get a Mason email adress and G number, which are required to complete the application. Access the application through MyHousing.

If you've started an application , or think you might already be registered in the Mason Housing database, log into MyHousing with your Mason email ID and password to review your information.

Rates for Beacon Hall are from August through June. The agreement is for a full academic year. Payments will be split in half for each semester.

Pricing Structure (academic year)
Studio, $10,910
One bedroom, $13,990
Two bedroom, $8,290 (one bedroom rate within two bedroom)


Beacon Hall residents must renew their assignments by March to stay in their current locations for the following year. We accept applications on a rolling basis, and accommodate students as space becomes available. Assignments will be confirmed via email once your application is complete and your $299 deposit is paid. Renew through eLiving. For more information, call 703-993-2720​.