Value Proposition: Doing Business with Mason

As the largest public university in Virginia, George Mason University offers companies unique access to talent, expertise, and infrastructure. We strive to create mutually beneficial partnerships that provide industry leaders with high-demand resources, enrich the student experience, and ultimately promote regional economic development.

Corporations partner with Mason in a variety of ways. We invite you to explore the opportunities outlined below, and contact us for more information about specific options to meet your organization’s needs.

Collaborative R&D

With over $100 million in research expenditures annually, Mason is among the nation’s top research institutions. Mason’s expert faculty and leading-edge centers and labs make discoveries, translate them into actionable knowledge, and help you bring new technologies to market. Mason offers companies research support at four levels:

•  Student interns
•  Graduate research projects
•  Contract research projects
•  Collaborative research with external sponsorship

Contact us to determine which research opportunities align with your organization’s objectives. Learn more »

Talent Acquisition

Mason graduates are prepared and ready to help your company. Our industry advisors will specifically tailor your recruiting efforts towards students with a demonstrated interest and proficiency in your industry. This gives you direct access to top-notch talent at the undergraduate and graduate level. Learn more »

Subject Matter Expertise

Mason’s research centers offer subject matter expertise, guidance from leading scholars, and cutting-edge research on today’s pressing issues. View a sampling of our focus areas below, and let us help match your organization with the research center to best fit your needs. Learn more »

Executive / Workforce Development

Mason’s Executive Education programs focus on career readiness and high-demand competencies in the Northern Virginia market. We provide results-driven executive training that translates into tangible value for your organization. We can design executive education programs for you and with you to help your organization keep up with the rapidly evolving market. Learn more »

Visibility On Campus and in the Community

Establishing your company’s presence at one of our campuses in Fairfax, Arlington, or Prince William is an opportunity to connect with key audiences and stakeholders. Providing services, institutional support, or sponsoring projects are just a few of the ways to build your company’s brand on campus.

Contact Information

Ted Wynn
Director of Corporate and Foundation Relations
George Mason University
Office of Advancement and Alumni Relations
4400 University Drive, MS 1A3
Phone: 703-993-5160
Email: twynn3@gmu.edu