Mason Money – Mason’s Debit Account System

Mason Money is a prepaid debit program that provides a fast, safe and convenient way to make purchases on and off campus using the Mason ID or a Mason Money Guest Card. One of the great things about Mason Money is convenience!

Make deposits easily!
• Online with Visa or MasterCard. Visit the Mason Money Online page to learn more.
• Mason Money Office, SUB 1, Room 1203, using Visa, MasterCard, Cash, or Check.
• Mason Money Stations – next to the Mason Money Office, accepting Cash Visa or MasterCard. Nine locations between three campuses.
• Smart Phone Mason Money app. Free download!

Deposited funds are available for immediate use. No need to carry cash when you have Mason Money!

Mason Money balances are refundable upon graduation or separation from the university. Early withdrawals are allowed under exigent circumstances. Please check the terms and agreement for refund processes.

Current list of venues accepting Mason Money:

On-Campus Dining Venues:

Fairfax Campus

Art & Design CenterJazzman's
Blue RidgeOne Stop Patriot Shop
Engineering BuildingEinstein's Bros Bagels
Exploratory HallPeet's Coffee & Tea
Hampton RoadsPilot House
The HubWing Zone
Johnson CenterExpress General Store, Freshens, Panera Bread, Blaze Pizza, Star Ginger, Stake 'n Shake, Garbanzo, IndAroma, Red Hot & Blue, Starbucks, Chipotle (coming soon!)
Mason Global CenterThe Globe
Merten HallEinstein Bros Bagels, Manhattan Pizza, Panda Express
Northern NeckStarbucks
President's ParkIke's Diner
Recreation Athletics CenterFreshens
Rogers HallSubway, Second Stop
Student Union Building IChick-fil-A, The Rathskeller, Akeno Sushi
TidewaterDunkin' Donuts

Arlington Campus

Einstein's Bros Bagel

Campus of Science and Technology

Randall's Cafe

SMSC Front Royal

Dining Commons

On-Campus Retail Venues:

Fairfax CampusBookstore, Bioengineering, Copy Shoppe Centers, Computer Lab Printing & Photocopying, Corner Pocket, Class Project Equipment (ECE & SEOR), Eagle Bank Arena, JC Locker Rental, Libraries, Mail Services, Mason Card Office, Mason Pond Deck, Parking Services, Patriot Tech Store, School of Art (Digital Art, Print Studio, Photography), Student Health Services, UPS Store, Vending Machines
Arlington CampusBookstore, Computer Lab Printing and Photocopying, Vending Machines
Campus of Science and TechnologyBookstore, Computer Lab Printing and Photocopying, Vending Machines

Off-Campus Mason Merchants are listed here.


Depositing Funds Online

Online Card Office
Accept the Mason Money Agreement, enter the user name and password (same as your masonlive or email). Visa and MasterCard accepted. Open 24 hours a day!

Guest Deposits – Generous parents, relatives, and friends… Make a guest deposit online for your favorite Mason student by accepting the Mason Money Account Agreement terms via the online system. When entering the G number, use the G and zeroes (G00012345). Federal privacy laws restrict the Mason Card Office from giving out G numbers.

Mason Money Guest Card Deposits – Use the guest feature for making deposits to a Mason Money Guest Card online.

Deposit Minimum – A $5 minimum deposit is required.

Depositing Funds in Person

Mason Card Office – Visit the Mason Card Office located in SUB 1, Room 1203. Cash, check, Visa, and MasterCard are accepted. Office hours are Monday – Friday, 8:30 am – 5:00 pm.

Mason Money Stations – Located in each of the five libraries. Visa, MasterCard are accepted at all stations. Cash denominations of $1, $5, $10, & $20 are accepted at all stations besides The Mason Club at Hampton Roads and the Founders Hall lobby on our Arlington Campus.

Mason Money Guest Cards
 can be purchased for $1 at any station besides The Mason Club at Hampton Roads.

Mason Money Station locations are as follows:

Fairfax Campus

LocationAccepted Payment MethodsGuest Cards Available?
SUB 1, Room 1203Visa, Mastercard, Cash, CheckYes
JC Copy ShoppeVisa, Mastercard, CashYes
Fenwick Library, 1st FloorVisa, Mastercard, CashYes
Hampton Roads, The Mason ClubVisa, MastercardNo

Campus of Science and Technology

LocationAccepted Payment MethodsGuest Cards Available?
Occoquan Building Mercer Visa, Mastercard, CashYes
LibraryVisa, Mastercard, CashYes
Bull Run Hall, 2nd Floor AtriumVisa, Mastercard, CashYes

Arlington Campus

LocationAccepted Payment MethodsGuest Cards Available?
Hazel Hall Law LibraryVisa, Mastercard, CashYes
Founders Hall Arlington LibraryVisa, Mastercard, CashYes
Founders Hall Arlington LobbyVisa, MastercardYes

Mason Money Terms and Agreement

Click here to open Terms and Agreement

Download the Mason Money App!