Advisories

TIMELY WARNING NOTIFICATION

Posted: September 3, 2016 at 6:30 pm

What is this notice? Timely Warning Notifications are released by the George Mason University Department of Police and Public Safety (Mason Police) to alert the campus community about crimes that pose a serious or continuing threat to safety. These public notifications are intended to enable campus community members to protect themselves. To the George Mason […]

Mason Alert: Power Restored to the Fairfax Campus Tuesday May 10th 10:30 p.m.

Posted: May 10, 2016 at 6:48 pm

Power has been restored to the Fairfax Campus. If you need immediate assistance, University Police can be reached by dialing 9-1-1 from any campus phone or (703)-993-2810 by cell phone. Due to technical difficulties, crews are still working to restore power to Sandbridge and Blue Ridge Halls. Thank you, Mason Alert To change your preferences […]

Mason Alert: Fairfax Campus Power Outage Tuesday May 10th 9:00 p.m.

Posted: May 10, 2016 at 5:19 pm

The Fairfax Campus has experienced a power failure. If you need immediate assistance, University Police can be reached by dialing 9-1-1 from any campus phone or (703)-993-2810 by cell phone. • Discontinue all non-essential work until utilities are restored. • Exit the building and assist faculty, staff and students who may not be familiar with […]

Update: Student Incident

Posted: March 23, 2016 at 11:55 am

Dear Patriot: We want to share an update regarding the recent incident involving three George Mason University students. We understand your concerns and frustrations, given recent events both on campus and in the world around us. We want to assure you that campus safety remains our highest priority. The students who were arrested are barred […]

Mason Alert: Optional Tornado DRILL 9:45 a.m. and Mason Alert TEST

Posted: March 22, 2016 at 10:18 am

This message marks the start of the March 22nd, 2016 Virginia Statewide Tornado Drill. This is only a DRILL and TEST of the Mason Alert emergency notification system.  This drill will begin at 9:45 a.m. and end at 10:00 a.m. today; there will be no further Mason Alert messages. Participation in this drill is optional. […]

Message to Mason Community

Posted: March 21, 2016 at 6:15 pm

Dear Patriot, On Wednesday, March 16, the George Mason University Police Department received a report of flames coming from a window in Jefferson Hall. When police arrived, they found sufficient cause to request a search warrant for possible drug paraphernalia. University Police immediately obtained a search warrant and found drug paraphernalia as well as items […]

Timely Warning

Posted: March 21, 2016 at 5:00 pm

WHAT IS THIS NOTICE? Timely Warning notifications are released by the George Mason University Department of Police and Public Safety (Mason Police) to alert the campus community about crimes that pose a serious or continuing threat to safety. These public notifications are intended to enable campus community members to protect themselves. Trigger warning: This notification […]

Mason Alert: Emergency shutdown of DC Metrorail Wednesday, March 16

Posted: March 15, 2016 at 6:33 pm

The Washington Metro Area Transit Authority has announced that the entire Metrorail system will be shut down from midnight Wednesday, March 16, until 5:00 a.m. Thursday, March 17.  For information about this closure and alternate public transportation services throughout the region, please visit http://www.wmata.com/. Students who are concerned about getting to and from the university on […]

Mason Alert: Fairfax City Seeking Individual Suffering Medical Emergency

Posted: March 8, 2016 at 1:48 pm

Mason Alert: Fairfax City is seeking an individual who may be suffering from a medical emergency. This individual does not pose a threat to himself or others. The individual is a 75 year old Asian-American male who may be using a motorized wheelchair.  This gentleman was last seen in the vicinity of George Mason University […]

Important Information About Emergency Preparedness

Posted: February 16, 2016 at 2:47 pm

Dear Patriots, Safety is a top priority at George Mason University. We are committed to creating an environment where everyone in our community feels safe and can thrive without fear and it’s important to remember that everyone can play a role in sustaining this environment. With this in mind, please take a moment to review […]

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