Information for Advisors

If you are a new advisor at Mason, changed advising positions, or have taken on a new advising role, please submit this form to get started.

Mason Academic Advisor Onboarding

All new Mason advisors, whether you are new to Mason or new to an advising role, are required to complete the Mason Academic Advisor Onboarding training.

Professional Development

After or during completion of onboarding, Mason advisors have opportunities for ongoing professional development provided by the Office of Academic Advising and the Mason Academic Advisor Network.

Awards and Recognition

There are multiple ways and opportunities for Mason advisors to be recognized for their work. See our Mason Advisor Awards and Recognition page for more information.

Office of Academic Advising

The Office of Academic Advising supports all staff and faculty advisors at George Mason University. We know the importance of holistic academic advising and our goal is to promote excellence in advising across the entire Mason community.

Please feel free to contact us at if we can assist you or your department with academic advising information or if you have any suggestions, questions, comments, or concerns in regards to advisor training, development, communications, etc.

VCCS Advisors

An updated page for VCCS advisors will be published soon. In the meantime, please use the current page.