Welcome New Students

We wholeheartedly welcome you to George Mason University! This page provides important steps and information for new students at Mason. Please carefully read the information below and be ready for your very first semester at the Korea campus.

Please visit this webpage regularly to check for updates.


Pre-Semester Preparation (Mandatory)


International Students


Pre-Semester Events (Mandatory)


Important Information

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Academic Calendar
Timing is everything, especially when it comes to going to college. Check out all the important dates for planning your semester.

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Math Placement Test
Remember, all Mason students need to take at least one math class to graduate. Some math courses require you to take a placement test before the semester starts. Make sure to check out more information from the web page.

The Math Placement Test for new students will take place at the New Student Orientation.


Tuition and Cost
A college degree is one of the most valuable investments you can make, not only in your education but also in helping you to obtain a promising career and future. Check out the payment process and policies in advance.

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Follow us on Social Media
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Administrative Offices
Have questions? Please feel free to contact us.



We Are Here to Support You

Mason Korea Academic Affairs (MKAA)

Office of Academic Affairs works to facilitate and streamline course registration processes for students and faculty. The office also advises students on their degree progression and helps students understand the University’s policies and procedures.


 - Email: mkaa@gmu.edu
 - Phone: 032-626-5060/5061

  • Academic Advising
  • Academic Performance
  • Student Record & Enrollment Certificate
  • Course Registration


Mason Korea University Life (MKUL)

Office of University Life supports diverse student programs and activities, including University-wide events, student organizations, residence life, and international student services. As part of our office, the Career Development Center prepares students for career readiness starting from their first year through their graduation.

MKUL staff members below are the major point of contact for first-time students.

Mihee Cho

Mihee Cho
Assistant Manager of Student Involvement & Leadership Development
 - Email: mkul@gmu.edu
 - Phone: 032-626-5014

  • General Student Programs
  • Registered Student Organization
  • Student ID Card & Letterman Jacket
  • Student Coaching (Strengths Week, Leadership Academy, MBTI Coaching)


Joanna Park

Joanna Park
Senior Care & Conduct Coordinator
 - Email: mkul@gmu.edu
 - Phone: 032-626-5071

  • General Student Support
  • Student Care Programs
  • Student Code of Conduct
  • Disability Services
Wonseok Park

Wonseok Park
Assistant Manager of International and Residential Services
 - Email: mkul@gmu.edu
 - Phone: 032-626-5019

  • Student Visa (D-2) Issuance & Compliance
  • International Student Support & Programs
  • Campus Transition Support
  • Student Housing & Residential Programs



Mason Korea Student Accounts

The Office of Student Accounts handles tuition billing and collection process.


Francesca Griego
Student Account Coordinator
 - Email: mksacct@gmu.edu 
 - Phone: 032-626-5028

  • Student Tuition Billing, Invoicing, and Collection
  • Student Account Reconciliations
  • Installment Plan Requests
  • Deposit and Payment Inquiries