Mason Card is your official university ID card and your key to life on campus! The Mason ID Card is the all-in-one card to access your Mason Money, meal plan, campus facilities, athletic events, and more. No need to carry cash when there’s so many benefits!
The first Mason ID is FREE. If treated properly, the card will last your entire stay at Mason.
The Mason ID will display the legal name.
$20 replacement fee for lost, damaged and stolen cards.
Do not puncture, laminate, or fold the Mason ID.
Mason IDs are not transferable. The Mason ID is for campus use and is intended to be used by the individual whose name and photo appears on the front of the card. Misuse is subject to judicial proceedings.
Get the Mason ID Card at any campus from one of these locations.
|Fairfax Campus||Mason Card, MSN 5A5|
Sub 1, Room 1203
|SciTech Campus||University Life, MSN 3A2|
Beacon Hall, Room BE 1034
|Arlington Operations, MSN 5A7|
Van Metre Hall, Room 220
(Must be arranged in advance)
21335 Signal Hill Plaza, MSN 1G9
Sterling, VA 20164
Click Here for instructions on picking up IDs at the Loudon site.
Your Mason ID Card comes with a lot of perks!
The Mason ID can be used for keyless entry into rooms, buildings, and resident halls.
Meal Plan & Mason Money
No need to carry cash! Purchase your breakfast, lunch, or dinner using the Mason ID to access Mason Money or Meal Plans.
Photo copying & computer lab printing
Both Mason IDs and Patron cards can be used for coping and printing. Patron cards can be purchased for $1 at any of the Card Management Centers located within each Library.
The Mason ID serves as a library card for George Mason University and the Washington Research Library Consortium:
University of DC, Catholic University, Marymount University, George Washington University, Georgetown University, American University, Gallaudet University, Howard University
Free Cue Bus Rides
Discounts and/or priority seating on specified EagleBank Arena events
Use of Field House
Obtain a Mason Affinity Debit Card
Access to Patriot Perks (Discounts) offered by local businesses
To obtain your Mason ID:
Picture ID Guideline:
Mason Card now accepts pictures electronically for Mason ID Cards. Pictures can be submitted to the Online Mason Card Office. In addition to uploading a photo, a valid form of government photo ID will have to be submitted for identity verification. Click here for the process.
If your card is lost or stolen, contact Mason Card at (703) 993-1004. If after business hours, leave a voice mail requesting that your Mason ID be deactivated, clearly stating your name, G Number, and contact information. Then, log into the Online Mason Card Office to freeze your Mason ID. This will prevent any unauthorized usage of Mason Money and meal plans. If you can't find your card, Mason Card will make your replacement for a $20 fee. Contact your office or building manager should your card be used for building access.
For a list of Mason Card hours and locations, check here.
Your account and personal information will be kept strictly confidential as per the Family Educational Rights and Privacy Act. Outside parties will not be privileged to information about you, your account, or the purchases you make without your express consent unless such disclosure is in compliance with a court order or government legislation.