Office of Academic Advising

The Office of Academic Advising is located within Undergraduate Education and provides comprehensive leadership and advocacy for a consistent and quality undergraduate academic advising experience at George Mason University. This is achieved through collaboration with leadership in academic units across the university and other stakeholders to provide consistent administration of academic advising processes, procedures, and policies for undergraduate academic advising. Advising program evaluation and professional development for advisors are central to the administrative charge of this office to determine data-driven best practices and advising program improvement.

Our Vision

The Office of Academic Advising aims to ensure equitable and inclusive campus-wide academic advising that is transformational, high quality, consistent, and collaborative, resulting in systemic change in retention and graduation rates for an ever-changing diverse student population.

Our Mission

To facilitate student success at George Mason University, the Office of Academic Advising provides

Our Student Services

We provide direct advising services for Pre-Health, Exploratory, Non-Degree, and undergraduate students re-directed from their major. Academic advising services for specific majors and minors are provided by the affiliated departments.

We are located in the Johnson Center, Suite 228 (directly above the Patriot Tech store) and can be reached at

If you are a current or prospective student seeking academic advising, see the Advisor Locator to find contact information.