Mason Alert: George Mason University Opening at 10:00 a.m. Tuesday February 16th

Posted: February 16, 2016 at 7:57 am

George Mason University administrative offices will open at 10:00 a.m. Tuesday, February 16th, due to inclement weather. Only classes beginning at or after 10:00 a.m. will be held as scheduled. Shuttle services will begin at 9:00 a.m.

Roadways and sidewalks throughout the region may be icy or covered in snow.  Allow additional travel time to and from campus and plan activities accordingly. Please use good judgment and travel safely.

Students who are concerned about safely getting to and from the university on Tuesday to attend classes should discuss their individual circumstances with their faculty. Faculty and staff who have challenges getting to and from work should discuss informal telework or leave requests with their supervisor.

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.

Residential students who are currently parked in university parking decks should return their vehicles to their assigned lots between 8:00 a.m. and 12:00 p.m. Tuesday morning.

University events may be postponed or cancelled. Please check with the event coordinator, event website, or University Events at for more information.

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:

Thank You,
Mason Alert
To change your preferences visit