Mason Family Flash

What comes with the $5 Family Weekend access pass?

Family Weekend flyer
All Mason families are invited back to campus in the fall for our annual Family Weekend celebration! This series of events will take place November 9-11. Families are encouraged to register in advance at by purchasing a $5 access pass for each family member attending. What does the pass get you?

#1- Entrance to more than 50 events on the Family Weekend schedule – a list of events can be found at

#2- Access to Mason’s three state-of-the-art recreation facilities on the Fairfax campus, including group fitness classes

#3- Discounts at select on-campus dining facilities and throughout downtown Fairfax

#4- Free parking on the Fairfax campus during Family Weekend

#5- Discounted tickets at the Center for the Arts and Hylton Performing Arts Center

#6- Special discounts at the University Bookstore on the Fairfax campus

#7- Free-play at Corner Pocket, including billiards, foosball, air hockey, table tennis and more

#8- Access to the Family Weekend photo booth

#9- Special Family Weekend souvenir

#10- Last, but not least, memories with your family to last a lifetime!

Registration for Family Weekend closes at 11:59 p.m. on Sunday, October 28. It is important to purchase special event tickets early because these tickets are limited in quantity and will sell out! To pay for your tickets and reserve your family’s spot, create a Family Weekend account or log back in at

View our schedule of events for the weekend at and download our schedule app at We are still adding to our schedule of events, so check back often for an up-to-date schedule!

Questions about Family Weekend? Call (703) 993-2475 or email

Samantha Greenberg
Associate Director of Family Programs
Orientation and Family Programs and Services