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Inclement Weather Policy 

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NOTE In accordance to University Policy 2207: If there is a delay opening, only workshops beginning at or after the specified time will be held as scheduled. If there is an early release, only workshops begin before the early release will be held as scheduled. Students, Faculty and Staff should observe official announcements regarding operating schedules or conditions posted on the university homepage, Blackboard, Mason Alert, University Information (703-993-1000), or other media outlets.

Re-opening: Unless specific announcements extending cancellations are made, classes will resume the next regularly scheduled class day and the university will re-open at the beginning of the next morning shift or regular business day.


IT Training provides the George Mason community—faculty, staff, students, and affiliates—with access to technology, fiscal services, and compliance, diversity and ethics workshops which is available through a number of departments here on campus.

Available workshops provide a group learning experience for acquiring basic to intermediate skills in selected applications, technologies and softskills.

Skillport, an online training application, provides a supplement to our workshop offerings that is flexible to meet the needs of the members of the university community.

How to Register for a Workshop


Before every fall and spring semester, the Training and Certification office also hosts BYTE week (Build Your Technology/Teaching Expertise).

January 12, 2015 – January 16, 2015 | Workshops will posted in the month of December. | View quick guides for selected workshops

BYTE workshops are presented to faculty, staff, graduate research assistants, and graduate teaching assistants in an effort to increase their technology skills to support the classroom and the university.

These workshops range from learning specific software applications (web, digital images, office applications, etc.) to incorporating various technologies into the syllabus and other aspects of work life.

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  • Mason Alert: George Mason University Opening at 10:30 a.m. Tues Jan 27 January 27, 2015
    George Mason University administrative offices will open at 10:30 a.m. Tuesday January 27th due to inclement weather. Classes beginning at or after 10:30 a.m. will be held as scheduled. Shuttle services will begin at 9:30 a.m. Please use good judgment and travel safely. University events may be postponed or cancelled. Please check with the event […]
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