The Office of Graduate Education supports George Mason University in leading research in the Commonwealth of Virginia and beyond.

As graduate students, faculty, and staff begin their academic journey at George Mason University, we believe it is important to create visibility for the resources that can support you. Please review the following sections to learn more about the resources and opportunities we provide for your research;

  • Dissertation and Thesis Support: For graduate students and or faculty supporting students who seek to submit a thesis or dissertation, review the proper guidelines and protocols through the University Library.
  • Graduate Faculty Status: This is a position reserved for those who are significantly engaged in academic and research activity as assessed by their program/department, Dean, and the Office of the Provost.
  • Responsible Conduct of Research (RCR) Training: To conduct research at George Mason University, specific trainings maybe required. 
  • Research News: Learn more about the work at George Mason University and the community.