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George Mason University Admissions

George Mason admissions is somewhat selective with an acceptance rate of 81%. Students that get into George Mason have an average SAT score between 1120-1320 or an average ACT score of 24-30. The regular admissions application deadline for George Mason is January 15. Interested students can apply for early action, and the George Mason early action deadline is November 1.

Admissions Statistics

Acceptance Rate
81%
Early Decision Acceptance Rate
Total Applicants
19,557
SAT Range
1120-1320
SAT Reading
570-660
SAT Math
550-660
Students Submitting SAT
71%
ACT Range
24-30
ACT English
23-31
ACT Math
23-28
ACT Writing
Students Submitting ACT
9%

Admissions Deadlines

Application Deadline
January 15
Early Decision Deadline
Early Action Deadline
November 1
Offers Early Decision
No
Offers Early Action
Yes
Application Fee
$70
Accepts Common App
Accepts Coalition App
No

Admissions Requirements

What Really Matters When Applying
  • High School GPA
    Required
  • High School Rank
    Considered but not required
  • High School Transcript
    Required
  • College Prep Courses
    Required
  • SAT/ACT
    Considered but not required
  • Recommendations
    Considered but not required
Poll
64%
of students say the admissions process made them feel like the school cared about them as an applicant.135 responses
Poll
70%
of students feel the admissions process evaluated them individually as a real person, not just a set of numbers.135 responses
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