University Announcements Official announcements for George Mason University. en-us <![CDATA[Friday, 3.6.15: Mason Classes Delayed and Administrative Offices Open at 11:30 a.m.]]> Mason University administrative offices will open at 11:30 a.m. on Friday, March 6, 2015 due to weather. Only classes beginning at or after 11:30 a.m. will be held as scheduled.

Shuttle services will begin at 10:30 a.m. The Fairfax Prince William shuttle route will begin at 10:00 a.m. University parking decks are open to all users.

Please use caution as sidewalk and road conditions may vary throughout the region. Allow additional travel time to and from campus and plan activities accordingly.

University events may be postponed or cancelled. Please check with the event coordinator, event website, or University Events Management at for more information.

The university will provide updates, if necessary, on Mason's operating status via Mason Alert (sign up at Please visit, call 703-993-1000, and read Mason Alerts for the latest information.

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:

Student Centers will open one hour before a delayed opening time. To confirm specific Student Center hours, signs will be posted on all exterior entrances to the Johnson Center, Hub, and SUB I and an e-mail will be send to all Student Center facility tenants.

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