I just changed my major. When will this change be reflected on my audit?

Posted: January 26, 2024 at 12:35 pm, Last Updated: January 26, 2024 at 1:05 pm

Any changes made to your academic record will appear the next day. This includes changes of major, final grades being reported, or the addition of any concentrations, minors, etc. 

Who can I contact with questions about my degree audit?

Posted: January 26, 2024 at 11:52 am

Your academic advisor should be your primary contact for any questions you have about your degree audit. If you have an assigned advisor, their information will appear in the upper section of your audit. If you’re not sure who your academic advisor is, reach out to your program. Undergraduates can use the “Find My Advisor” […]

Why are some courses showing up as ‘Unmatched’?

Posted: January 26, 2024 at 11:25 am

If a class you’ve taken doesn’t fit into one of the program requirements as those requirements have been coded in the degree audit, that class will appear at the bottom of your audit as “unmatched.” Literally, the class didn’t match one of the requirements so it was not applied anywhere in the audit. Unmatched courses […]

What should I do if something doesn’t look right on my audit?

Posted: January 26, 2024 at 11:22 am

If something doesn’t look entirely correct on your audit, don’t panic. The first step is to contact your academic advisor. They can assist with questions about the program requirements and the way classes you’ve taken are fulfilling requirements. There may be a difference in the way the requirements are articulated in the new degree audit […]

Degree Audit – Student Login

Posted: January 25, 2024 at 5:46 pm, Last Updated: January 25, 2024 at 5:54 pm

You will receive a notification from the Office of the University Registrar when your program is live in the new Mason Degree Audit. Once your program is live, follow these instructions to log in to review your audit: Log into Patriot Web (https://patriotweb.gmu.edu), then click on the Student Services tab or link: From the Student Services […]

Degree Audit – Advisor Login

Posted: January 25, 2024 at 5:37 pm

To log into the new Mason Degree Audit as an advisor, log into Patriot Web (https://patriotweb.gmu.edu), then click on the Faculty and Advisor Services tab or link: On the resulting menu, click on Mason Degree Audit – Authorized Access Only:  

Can I run a “what if…?” audit?

Posted: January 24, 2024 at 5:19 pm

Yes, the new degree audit enables students to explore the way their academic history applies to the requirements of programs they have not officially declared. A student can add programs (majors, additional majors, and minors) to their audit by selecting the “add or edit programs” link in the header of their degree audit. Search by […]

What does the progress bar mean?

Posted: January 24, 2024 at 4:33 pm, Last Updated: January 24, 2024 at 4:43 pm

The green bar indicates courses that you have already completed. The golden yellow bar indicates courses that are currently in progress (in the Planned view, this will include all courses you have added to your plan, and in the Official view, it will include courses for which you are registered but have not yet completed). […]

Does adding something to my plan (e.g., future course, major, minor) make it official?

Posted: January 24, 2024 at 4:23 pm, Last Updated: January 24, 2024 at 4:29 pm

No. Adding courses or a major or minor in the planner within the degree audit does not add it to your student record. The planner lets you explore options and see how your program requirements are affected, but the planner does not modify your official student record. Contact or meet with your advisor to confirm […]