FERPA Training

Posted: May 20, 2019 at 10:48 am, Last Updated: April 9, 2020 at 1:31 pm

In-Person FERPA training is available via the MasonLEAPS website.   In-Person FERPA training is postponed until further notice. Please utilize the online FERPA training, on the MasonLEAPS website, until the University is back to normal operations. For questions regarding FERPA training, email Technical issues with the MasonLEAPS website should be directed to All George Mason […]


Posted: December 19, 2018 at 2:17 pm, Last Updated: June 26, 2020 at 11:58 am

Why am I being charged out of state tuition? You will be charged the out-of-state tuition rate if  admissions classified you as out-of-state, or you did not complete the Application for In-State Rates when you applied to Mason. Who can apply for reclassification? All current continuing students or newly admitted students who have indicated their […]


Posted: November 6, 2018 at 11:43 am, Last Updated: June 26, 2020 at 4:24 pm

Announcement: Expanded Eligibility Effective July 1, 2020.  See DACA, Undocumented, and Pending Asylum for more information. Eligibility for In-State Tuition Rates To be considered for in-state tuition, students must meet the residency requirements set forth by the Code of Virginia. To qualify for in-state tuition based on domicile, a student or in the case of a […]

DACA, Undocumented, and Pending Asylum

Posted: May 14, 2014 at 4:38 pm, Last Updated: August 25, 2020 at 9:04 am

IMPORTANT NOTICE:  The recent Supreme Court ruling may effect students eligibility to apply for DACA.  Students should check the USCIS website for updates as they become available. DACA The Office of the Attorney General for the Commonwealth of Virginia published an opinion on April 29, 2014, regarding the ability of students who have been approved […]

Non-Resident Programs

Posted: August 7, 2013 at 4:41 pm, Last Updated: May 28, 2020 at 10:24 am

The DC Tuition Assistance Program (DCTAG) was created by Congress in 1999 by the District of Columbia College Access Act; PL 106-98 and amended by DC College Access Improvement Act 2002 and DC College Access Improvement Act 2007 for the purpose of expanding higher education choices for college-bound residents of the District of Columbia. District of Columbia Tuition Assistance Grant Program […]

Active Duty Military, Veterans, and Military Dependents

Posted: March 21, 2013 at 10:41 am, Last Updated: February 10, 2020 at 10:16 am

Military Specific Domicile Information There are multiple state and federal provision that allow students to qualify for in-state tuition benefits. The best way to determine if you qualify under state or federal provision is to submit an appeal. The one year waiting period required of all other new residents after establishing Virginia domicile is waived […]