Application Deadlines

Below are the priority deadlines for admission to the semester programs.  Students are encouraged to submit complete applications by the priority application deadlines.  Applications will be accepted after the below dates on a space available basis.

Application Timeline for Fall Semester 

For Mason Students

May 1st Priority SMSC Application Deadline
May 15th Admission Enrollment Deposit of $250 Due

For non-Mason Students

April 15th Priority SMSC Application Deadline
May 1st Application for Mason non-degree students*
June 1st Admission Enrollment Deposit of $250 due
* Non-Mason students MUST enroll to Mason and be accepted as a non-degree student prior to submitting a Deposit.

Application Timeline for Spring Semester 

For Mason Students

November 1st Priority SMSC Application Deadline
November 15th Admission Enrollment Deposit of $250 Due

For non-Mason Students

October 1st Priority SMSC Application Deadline
October 15th Application for Mason non-degree students*
December 1st Admission Enrollment Deposit of $250 due
* Non-Mason students MUST enroll to Mason and be accepted as a non-degree student prior to submitting a Deposit.

 

If enrollment deposit is not received by deadline, accepted students forfeit their slot in the program and a wait-listed student will be given the opportunity to attend. Those who choose to not attend the program will forfeit their deposit unless the student decides to defer to a later semester. If you have questions, please contact smconservation@gmu.edu or 703-993-5336.

Enrollment for the semester is based on successful admittance to the SMSC semester programs along with a deposit to hold your place in the program of your choice and acceptance into the semester program does not guarantee there will be an opening in the program of your choice.