Graduate Costs and Aid

Choosing Mason is an investment in a better tomorrow for yourself and your community.

Mason’s student loan default rate of 0.8 percent is among the lowest in the nation, meaning your education here will lead to career-readiness and success. So invest in your tomorrow, and join us in changing the world. 

We know the world will change. Because all of us, together, will be the ones to change it. You’ll take classes with nationally recognized faculty and highly motivated classmates at the nation’s youngest R1 research university. You’ll graduate ready to lead. And as a Mason student, you’ll also gain access to a large career network that will continue to support you once you graduate.

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Graduate Funding

Discover how you can fund your graduate education by taking advantage of fellowships, assistantships and other programs.

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Cost of Attendance

Learn the cost of attending Mason, including tuition, fees, food, housing, books and supplies, transportation expenses, and other personal expenses.

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Net Price Calculator

The net price calculator is designed to help graduate students estimate the cost of attending Mason.

button: Complete Mason's Net Price Calculator to get an estimate of your college costs

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Complete the Free Application for Federal Student Aid (FAFSA) to take the first step in securing federal financial aid.

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