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University closed Wednesday, February 20th, due to inclement weather

On Wednesday, February 20th, classes are canceled and administrative offices are closed across all campuses of George Mason University due to inclement weather.

The university will provide updates, if necessary, on the university’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 canceled. 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.

Mason Shuttles:

Mason 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 university parking decks 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 9:00 a.m. Thursday, February 21st.

Eagle Bank Arena, Center for the Arts, and Hylton Performing Arts Center: Events hosted at these facilities may be postponed or canceled. Please visit the appropriate website for more information.

Science and Technology Campus Freedom Aquatic and Fitness Center: visit their website to confirm operating hours.

Student Centers (Johnson Center, SUB I, and the Hub) will close one hour after the early closure time indicated above. See for more information.

University Libraries: Visit for operating hours and online library resources.

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