About Learning Services

Learning Services  provides Mason students with one-on-one peer academic coaching, academic success workshops, and online resources. Students can schedule an appointment with a peer academic coach online or stop by our office in SUB I, Suite 3129.

Peer Academic Coaches 

Our Peer Academic Coaches are committed to helping fellow students identify useful study strategies on a variety of topics, from time management to note-taking. Students can schedule a free appointment anytime throughout the semester. 

Academic Success Workshops

Achieving academic success depends on developing strong academic skills. Our Academic Success Workshops are designed for students to have a chance to learn, discuss, and practice study strategies geared toward overcoming obstacles that interfere with academics, such as getting beneficial sleep, taking effective notes, and managing time. Click here to learn more information about our workshops and view the schedule.

Online Resources

Learning Services is committed to ensuring Mason students have access to online study videos, academic strategies, and information on campus tutoring. Be sure to check our website throughout the semester for new additions and study tips!

Location:

SUB I, Suite 3129
George Mason University 
Fairfax Campus 

Mailing Address:
Learning Services, MSN 2A2
4400 University Drive
Fairfax, Virginia 22030-4444
Call (703) 993-2380
Fax (703) 993-2378

Office Hours:

Monday 8:30AM – 5:00PM

Tuesday 8:30AM – 7:00PM* 

Wednesday 8:30AM – 7:00PM* 

Thursday 8:30AM – 5:00PM

Friday 8:30AM – 5:00PM

*Office closes at 5PM when classes are not in session


Frequently Asked Questions

Upcoming Academic Workshops

September 2019
Sunday Monday Tuesday Wednesday Thursday Friday Saturday
September 1, 2019 September 2, 2019 September 3, 2019

6:00 pm: Memory Strategies

6:00 pm: Memory Strategies
September 4, 2019 September 5, 2019

1:30 pm: Focus Better

1:30 pm: Focus Better
September 6, 2019 September 7, 2019
September 8, 2019 September 9, 2019 September 10, 2019

10:30 am: Note Taking During Class

10:30 am: Note Taking During Class
September 11, 2019

4:30 pm: Overcoming Procrastination

4:30 pm: Overcoming Procrastination
September 12, 2019 September 13, 2019 September 14, 2019
September 15, 2019 September 16, 2019

3:00 pm: How to Study for Online Courses

3:00 pm: How to Study for Online Courses
September 17, 2019

10:30 am: Motivation & Goal-Setting

10:30 am: Motivation & Goal-Setting
September 18, 2019 September 19, 2019 September 20, 2019

12:00 pm: College Reading Strategies

12:00 pm: College Reading Strategies
September 21, 2019
September 22, 2019 September 23, 2019 September 24, 2019

3:00 pm: Scheduling & Time Management

3:00 pm: Scheduling & Time Management
September 25, 2019

4:30 pm: Exam Strategies

4:30 pm: Exam Strategies
September 26, 2019 September 27, 2019

1:30 pm: Sleep Better

1:30 pm: Sleep Better
September 28, 2019
September 29, 2019 September 30, 2019

1:30 pm: Managing Academic Anxiety

1:30 pm: Managing Academic Anxiety
October 1, 2019 October 2, 2019

4:30 pm: Note Taking During Class

4:30 pm: Note Taking During Class
October 3, 2019

3:00 pm: Science & Math Study Strategies

3:00 pm: Science & Math Study Strategies
October 4, 2019 October 5, 2019

Upcoming Events