Welcome to George Mason University
As the largest university in Virginia and located just outside Washington, D.C., George Mason University is a top choice for incoming students looking to further their education in our nation's capital. With a close distance and TripAdvisor-renowned service, the BEST WESTERN Fairfax is an excellent, affordable choice for university-bound students and their families.
Reach the main campus in ten minutes by driving south on Chain Bridge Road. Once there, enjoy a tour of the campus and its extensive educational offerings, including over 80 majors, numerous study aboard programs, and excellent internship and career advancement programs in the real world of Washington, D.C.
Before visiting, enjoy a complimentary full breakfast after a restful night's sleep, perfect for you to stay alert and charged as you explore the best of what George Mason has to offer you. Don't miss notable attractions like the Johnson Center library, the Center for the Arts, which hosts operas, ballets, symphony orchestras, and theater performances, or a game featuring the GMU Patriots at the Patriot Center.