Mason Money

About Mason Money

Mason Money is a prepaid declining balance account accessed with the Mason ID or Mason Money Card. It provides a fast, safe, and convenient way to make purchases on and off campus. Make deposits, check balances, deactivate lost cards using Mason Money Online.


There are several ways to add funds to Mason Money:

For more information about how to deposit, click here.


Mason Money balances are refundable upon graduation or separation from the university. Early withdrawals are allowed under extenuating circumstances.

Click here for Mason Money Terms and Agreement.

Where To Use

Mason Money can be used on and off campus at select locations. Feel free to grab a bite or shop around at these locations on campus.

On Campus


Off Campus

Want to eat or shop off campus? Look for the Mason Money Accepted Here sign at local businesses. See the current list.

Make Deposit

No need to carry cash when you have Mason Money! Deposited funds are available for immediate use. Deposits can be made easily in person or online.

Depositing Funds Online

  • Online Website — Open 24 hours a day! Visit Mason Money Online.
    Accept the Mason Money Agreement, enter the username and password (same as your masonlive or email). Visa and MasterCard accepted.
  • Mason Money App — Free Android and iOS apps are available. Search for "Mason Money" on the App Store.
  • Guest Deposits  Generous parents, relatives, and friends… Make a guest deposit online for your favorite Mason student by accepting the Mason Money Terms and Agreement. When entering the G Number and use the G plus the following eight digits. Federal privacy laws restrict Mason Card from giving out G Numbers.
  • Mason Money Patron Card Deposits — Use the patron feature for making deposits to a Mason Money Patron Card online.

Note: A $5 minimum deposit is required for making online deposits.


Depositing Funds in Person

  • Mason Card —  Visit Mason Card located in Sub 1, Room 1203. Check, Visa, and MasterCard are accepted.


Mason Merchants

Mason Merchants are local businesses that accept Mason Money for purchases and services. The list of Mason Merchants is always growing, giving more options to eat and shop in the community with your Mason ID! View the Mason Merchants below, or look for stores that display the Mason Money sign.


Free Grubhub+ Mason Membership

Current Mason students, faculty, and staff are eligible for Grubhub+ premium membership free and receive unlimited free delivery on orders $18+ from GH+ merchants. Enroll today to receive a $0 delivery fee and special promotions today >>

Mason Money Now Accespted on Grubhub—Mason Money can be used to make purchases anywhere Grubhub is accepted! This includes businesses in Fairfax and your hometown. Download the app, tap Account the Campus Dining, find George Mason University, and place your order!



If your favorite business does not appear on the list, please email us.

Become a Mason Merchant

Are you a business owner? Want to make an impact on student's off campus dining choices or retail options? Visit Become a Mason Merchant for information!