Mason Student Health

Mason Student Health Fairfax Semester hours, see website for other clinics

Student Health’s mission is to provide high quality health care to George Mason University students.

Student Health Services’ mission is to provide high quality health care to all enrolled George Mason University students. We provide care from diagnosis and treatment of illness and injury, to women’s and men’s health, to immunizations and prescriptions. Student Health Services has clinics at Fairfax, Arlington and Science and Technology campuses. Hours listed here are general fall hours for the Fairfax clinic.

Mission: Our mission is to provide high quality health care, counseling, health education and prevention services to George Mason University students. Our efforts and initiatives support University Life core values and university policy #1201.

Happy New Year! If you've made some resolutions for better health this  year, check out some tips from MyPlate to help y...
01/01/2019

Happy New Year! If you've made some resolutions for better health this year, check out some tips from MyPlate to help you meet your goals. Get healthy recipes and explore resources at www.choosemyplate.gov

Baking this holiday season? Make a small change and use unsweetened applesauce or a mashed ripe banana instead of butter...
12/18/2018

Baking this holiday season? Make a small change and use unsweetened applesauce or a mashed ripe banana instead of butter in your recipe. Get more tips for a healthier holiday at choosemyplate.gov.

The deadline is January 22, 2019 for newly admitted students for Spring 2019 to submit the Immunization Record Form. Eas...
12/17/2018

The deadline is January 22, 2019 for newly admitted students for Spring 2019 to submit the Immunization Record Form. Easily upload the form to the online patient portal.

12/12/2018

Winter Break Hours of operation have started at Fairfax Clinic. Arlington and SciTech clinics are closed for Winter Break. Visit our website for detailed hours and closings shs.gmu.edu.

If Student Health is closed, students can call 703-993-2831 to speak with the free nurse advice service.

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12/12/2018

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This is the last week for healthcare.gov marketplace open enrollment. Deadline is December 15, 2018. Get more informatio...
12/10/2018

This is the last week for healthcare.gov marketplace open enrollment. Deadline is December 15, 2018. Get more information on health insurance at www.healthcare.gov.

Spring/Summer open enrollment for the student health insurance plan begins today, Dec. 6, 2018. Enrollment deadline is F...
12/06/2018

Spring/Summer open enrollment for the student health insurance plan begins today, Dec. 6, 2018. Enrollment deadline is Feb. 15, 2019. Domestic students and dependents of enrolled students can sign up online. Get plan & eligibility details: http://shs.gmu.edu/insurance

The Immunization Record Form is due by January 22, 2019 for all newly admitted or re-admitted students in Spring 2019. D...
12/05/2018

The Immunization Record Form is due by January 22, 2019 for all newly admitted or re-admitted students in Spring 2019. Details and form: shs.gmu.edu/immunizations.

Are you doing it - getting tested for HIV? Knowing your status can help you stay healthy and works to help us all end HI...
12/04/2018

Are you doing it - getting tested for HIV? Knowing your status can help you stay healthy and works to help us all end HIV.
Students can walk-in for a free, quick and confidential OraQuick HIV swab test at SSAC (SUB 1, 3200) Mon-Thurs from 12-5pm for the . Or call 703-993-2831 to set up an appointment with Student Health
https://shs.gmu.edu/services/stiscreening/

Students have several choices for health insurance coverage. Explore your options if you will age off a parent's insuran...
12/03/2018

Students have several choices for health insurance coverage. Explore your options if you will age off a parent's insurance plan during your time in college or if you are getting your own health insurance plan for the first time.
Get more information at healthcare.gov or about the student health insurance plan at shs.gmu.edu/insurance.

Today is World AIDS Day. On the 30th anniversary, take action to help end HIV.  Know your status and get tested for HIV ...
12/01/2018

Today is World AIDS Day. On the 30th anniversary, take action to help end HIV. Know your status and get tested for HIV if you are sexually active.
Learn more about STI testing at Mason: https://shs.gmu.edu/services/stiscreening/

11/30/2018
#MyPlateMyWins for Beverages

Sip smarter! Small changes in your drink choices add up over time. #MyPlateMyWins for Beverages https://youtu.be/zNuWUyb6TGI via @YouTube

The USDA’s Center for Nutrition Policy and Promotion introduces the second in a collection of short animated videos showing how to make small, practical chan...

A friend or partner may need encouragement to get tested for HIV. So get talking! There are many convenient places to ge...
11/28/2018

A friend or partner may need encouragement to get tested for HIV. So get talking! There are many convenient places to get testing and the HIV OraQuick swab is free, quick, and painless testing option. On campus? Walk in to SSAC (SUB 1, 3200) Mon-Thurs from 12-5pm for this free test. Or, call SHS to schedule an appointment.
Find a local testing site near you: https://gettested.cdc.gov/

It is HIV/AIDS Awareness Week around campus! Check out the events going on this week at ssac.gmu.edu.Know your status an...
11/26/2018

It is HIV/AIDS Awareness Week around campus! Check out the events going on this week at ssac.gmu.edu.
Know your status and get tested for HIV if you are sexually active. On campus, SSAC and Student Health offer the free OraQuick HIV swab test. Or, use the CDC locator tool to find a testing location near you! https://gettested.cdc.gov/

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Leftover pumpkin from your holiday meal? Explore these 5 tasty and healthy pumpkin recipes at whatscooking.fns.usda.gov!
11/24/2018

Leftover pumpkin from your holiday meal? Explore these 5 tasty and healthy pumpkin recipes at whatscooking.fns.usda.gov!

What is the health insurance marketplace? How do I find coverage? Get answers to your common questions at www.healthcare...
11/22/2018

What is the health insurance marketplace? How do I find coverage? Get answers to your common questions at www.healthcare.gov.
Open enrollment continues until December 15, 2018.

Hope everyone has a wonderful Thanksgiving holiday! MyPlate has some great tips for a healthier holiday feast.
11/19/2018

Hope everyone has a wonderful Thanksgiving holiday! MyPlate has some great tips for a healthier holiday feast.

Happy NP Week 2018! Thank you to our Nurse Practitioners for all the great work you do!
11/16/2018

Happy NP Week 2018! Thank you to our Nurse Practitioners for all the great work you do!

11/15/2018
www.quitnow.net

Having support can make all the difference for someone who is trying to quit tobacco or smoking. If you have friends or family trying to quit, let them know how much you support their efforts. If you are trying to quit, there are resources available to help you.

Call the Virginia Quitline anytime: 800-QUIT-NOW (1-800-784-8669) or visit https://www.quitnow.net/virginia/

The most important thing you can do to improve your health is to quit smoking. Quitting can be hard, but you don't have ...
11/14/2018

The most important thing you can do to improve your health is to quit smoking. Quitting can be hard, but you don't have to stop in one day - just start with Day One. Learn more at the Great American Smokeout event Thursday, November 15, 12-2pm in SUB 1, Patriot Lounge.

Want to start today? Get info on quitting smoking or tobacco at shs.gmu.edu/services/cessation or schedule a free appointment (703-993-2831) with a healthcare provider at Student Health Services.

Open enrollment for health insurance through healthcare.gov is going on now. The deadline is December 15, 2018 to sign u...
11/13/2018

Open enrollment for health insurance through healthcare.gov is going on now. The deadline is December 15, 2018 to sign up for a 2019 plan. Details: www.healthcare.gov.

If you would like more information about the student insurance plan option, visit: shs.gmu.edu/insurance.

Quitting smoking isn't easy. It starts with a plan. Join the Great American Smokeout event on Thursday, November 15th fr...
11/12/2018

Quitting smoking isn't easy. It starts with a plan. Join the Great American Smokeout event on Thursday, November 15th from 12-2pm, SUB 1 Patriot Lounge and start your plan to quit smoking or using tobacco. Get support and learn more.

Volunteers are needed for the cigarette butt clean up around campus on the same day and time. Details and to volunteer: ssac.gmu.edu/great-american-smokeout.

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11/12/2018

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Be a flu fighter get your flu shot! Flu shot clinic today, 2:30-5:30pm Johnson Center Cinema. http://ow.ly/yQDK30m4nBp
11/09/2018

Be a flu fighter get your flu shot! Flu shot clinic today, 2:30-5:30pm Johnson Center Cinema. http://ow.ly/yQDK30m4nBp

Dirty hands can be scary!! Wash your hands regularly, it is one of the best ways to prevent the spread of illness.
10/31/2018

Dirty hands can be scary!! Wash your hands regularly, it is one of the best ways to prevent the spread of illness.

Drop off expired prescription drugs, over-the-counter medications, or pet medication at the Mason Police and Safety Head...
10/25/2018

Drop off expired prescription drugs, over-the-counter medications, or pet medication at the Mason Police and Safety Headquarters on the Fairfax campus during the drug take back event on Sat. Oct. 27 from 10-2.

Properly disposing of expired medications can benefit the health of our communities and our environment. https://takebackday.dea.gov/

Get your flu shot today from 9-11am at the Global Center lobby. #FluFact: Flu vaccine prevents millions of illnesses and...
10/23/2018

Get your flu shot today from 9-11am at the Global Center lobby. #FluFact: Flu vaccine prevents millions of illnesses and flu-related doctor’s visits each year.

Students can learn how to manage your health, with a focus on women's health, at the upcoming event hosted by SHAB (Stud...
10/22/2018

Students can learn how to manage your health, with a focus on women's health, at the upcoming event hosted by SHAB (Student Health Advisory Board) on Wilkins (North) Plaza Oct. 23, from 10:30am-3pm.

Students: walk-in and get your flu shot today 4-6pm at the Arlington clinic!  Get a flu shot every year for the best pro...
10/18/2018

Students: walk-in and get your flu shot today 4-6pm at the Arlington clinic! Get a flu shot every year for the best protection. Cost is $25 for students. Students with the UnitedHealthcare StudentResources health insurance can get their flu shot for free, the insurance covers the cost of the vaccination at SHS. http://ow.ly/ZOUw30m4gtC

Flu shot clinic today 11am-2pm, Johnson Center Cinema. Fight the flu, protect yourself and our Mason community! http://o...
10/18/2018

Flu shot clinic today 11am-2pm, Johnson Center Cinema. Fight the flu, protect yourself and our Mason community! http://ow.ly/nkHC30m4mKz

Be prepared; flu activity often begins to increase in October; get a #flu vaccine now for the best protection. Stop by a...
10/18/2018

Be prepared; flu activity often begins to increase in October; get a #flu vaccine now for the best protection. Stop by an on-campus flu shot clinic today!

Be a flu fighter - get your flu shot today! Walk-in to to the Student Health SciTech clinic during open hours. http://sh...
10/17/2018

Be a flu fighter - get your flu shot today! Walk-in to to the Student Health SciTech clinic during open hours. http://shs.gmu.edu

Don't let the flu keep you from missing out! Get your flu vaccine each year to protect yourself, as well as our communit...
10/16/2018

Don't let the flu keep you from missing out! Get your flu vaccine each year to protect yourself, as well as our community.
More info and on-campus flu shot clinics: bit.ly/shs-flushot

Donate a new pair of socks to help someone in need during Socktober. There are drop-off locations around the George Maso...
10/15/2018

Donate a new pair of socks to help someone in need during Socktober. There are drop-off locations around the George Mason campus. Small acts of kindness can make a big difference!

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Be a flu fighter - get your flu shot today! Walk-in to to the Student Health SciTech clinic during open hours. shs.gmu.e...
10/15/2018

Be a flu fighter - get your flu shot today! Walk-in to to the Student Health SciTech clinic during open hours. shs.gmu.edu

Stop by for fun activities and great information at the Give Cancer the Boot event Thursday, Oct. 11, 12-2pm Wilkins Pla...
10/10/2018

Stop by for fun activities and great information at the Give Cancer the Boot event Thursday, Oct. 11, 12-2pm Wilkins Plaza (formerly North Plaza).

Its that time of year... we're heading into flu season. Protect yourself and our George Mason community, get your flu sh...
10/09/2018

Its that time of year... we're heading into flu season. Protect yourself and our George Mason community, get your flu shot each year! Stop by one of the on-campus flu shot clinics, or go to a local healthcare facility.
On campus flu shot clinics: bit.ly/shs-flushot

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Address

Fairfax Campus: SUB I, Suite 2300 Arlington Campus: Founders Hall, B 102 Science & Technology Campus: Colgan Hall, Room 229
Fairfax, VA
22030

General information

All currently enrolled Mason students are eligible to receive health care. There is no charge to be seen by one of our healthcare providers. There are fees for lab work, medications, treatments, physicals, and supplies. For detailed hours of operation Fairfax, Arlington and Science and Technology campuses, please visit our website. Please note that hours listed here are general fall/spring hours for the Fairfax clinic. Services Offered Include: Primary and Acute Healthcare Allergy Clinic Women's Health Clinic Smoking Cessation Program Sexually Transmitted Infection (STI or STD) screening Immunizations Travel Clinic Student Health Insurance Laboratory Flu Shots and Immunizations And more...

Opening Hours

Monday 08:30 - 16:30
Tuesday 08:30 - 16:30
Wednesday 08:30 - 16:30
Thursday 08:30 - 16:30
Friday 12:30 - 16:30

Telephone

(703) 993-2831

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