Mason Alert: George Mason University Closed Today 1:00 pm Sat Feb 21

Posted: February 21, 2015 at 4:11 pm

George Mason University administrative offices will close today Saturday February 21st at 1:00 p.m. and classes beginning at or after 1:00 p.m. are cancelled due to inclement weather. Arlington Campus events and classes may be held as scheduled, please contact the event organizer.

Mason shuttle service to/from the Prince William Campus will continue until 1:00 p.m. (last departure from Fairfax at 12:00) and Mason to Metro shuttle service will end at 1:30. Visit for more information.  Please use good judgment and travel safely.

The university will provide updates, if necessary, on Mason’s operating status via Mason Alert. Please visit, call 703-993-1000, and read Mason Alerts for the latest information.

University Events: University events may be postponed or cancelled. Please check with the event coordinator, event website, or University Events Management at for more information. Allow additional travel time to and from campus and plan activities accordingly. For operating hours of university services please see the links and information below.

Campus Recreation:

Dining Services:

Employees: for information related to faculty and staff accounting for your time during delayed openings or early closings, please refer to the Inclement Weather Guide at:

Parking and Transportation: students and employees may park in Rappahannock or Shenandoah parking deck for the duration of the storm. Parking deck fees and pass requirements are temporarily suspended. Employees and students should return their vehicles to the appropriate parking areas by 2:00 a.m. Monday February 23rd.

Patriot Center and Center for the Arts: events hosted at these facilities may be postponed or cancelled.  Please call the Patriot Center Box Office at 703.993.3000 or the Center for the Arts Box Office at 703.993.8888 for scheduling information.

Prince William Campus Freedom Aquatic and Fitness Center:  visit to confirm operating hours.

Public Transportation: visit the Washington Metropolitan Area Transit Authority website public transportation options and operating status.

Student Centers:

University Libraries:

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