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Northern Virginia Regional College Fair

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The Office of Admissions at George Mason University invites representatives from your institution to participate in one of Northern Virginia’s largest college fairs!

Northern Virginia Regional College Fair
Wednesday, March 29, 2017
6:30pm – 8:30pm
EagleBank Arena (formerly the Patriot Center)
George Mason University
Fairfax Campus

High school students, counselors, and their parents from Arlington, Fairfax, Loudoun, Prince William, and Fauquier counties, as well as Falls Church and Alexandria Cities, will attend the program (representing over 50 high schools). We expect over 200 colleges and universities to participate.

Please click on one of the buttons below to learn more about your participation in the college fair.

Students and parents are not required to register for the fair. Doors will open at 6:30pm and you are encouraged to arrive no earlier than 6:15PM. Please park in Lots A or L across from the EagleBank Arena (formerly the Patriot Center.)

Student Resources

Download the NVRCF Flyer (PDF)

Download the NVRCF PowerPoint Announcement

Planning for College Calendar (PDF)

Tips for Preparing for the Fair (PDF)

Questions & Special Accommodations

If you or a member of your party have any questions or require any special accommodations to fully participate in this event, please contact Ms. Selina Kirwan, Events Manager (skirwan@gmu.edu), at least 3 business days prior to the event.

Lodging

For your convenience, George Mason University provides a list of hotels close to the Fairfax campus, some of which offer special rates for prospective students, Mason families, and visitors to the university. These hotels provide Mason with a small percentage of the proceeds from reservations made here, which we use to support our programs. To see a list of area hotels, please click here.




Event Schedule

4:00 pm
Doors open for early set up
5:00 pm
Hospitality Room Opens for Dinner
6:30 pm
College Fair Begins
8:30 pm
College Fair Ends, students depart

Registration & Fees

The participation fee for colleges/universities and other organizations is $150, which helps offset the costs of a light meal, use of the EagleBank Arena (formerly Patriot Center) - yes, it’s not free even for us!, table rentals, and parking fees.

Unfortunately, the Office of Admissions can no longer take credit card payments. Please submit a check payable to George Mason University.

Please make participation fee checks payable to:

George Mason University
(FED Tax ID: 54-0836354)

Send checks to:

Ms. Selina Kirwan
Admissions Office, MSN 3A4
George Mason University
4400 University Drive
Fairfax, VA 22030

Lodging

For your convenience, George Mason University provides a list of hotels close to the Fairfax campus, some of which offer special rates for prospective students, Mason families, and visitors to the university. These hotels provide Mason with a small percentage of the proceeds from reservations made here, which we use to support our programs. To see a list of area hotels, please click here.

Questions & Special Accommodations

If you or a member of your party have any questions or require any special accommodations to fully participate in this event, please contact Ms. Selina Kirwan, Events Manager (skirwan@gmu.edu), at least 3 business days prior to the event.

Click Here to Register

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