Campus Notice for Mason Square

  • January 25, 2024

    Upcoming traffic impacts and closures related to construction at Mason Square in late January and early February 2024.

  • January 9, 2024

    Due to weather conditions, the road closure previously scheduled for this weekend on Founders Way North has been rescheduled.
    Founders Way North will be closed between the Van Metre Garage entrance and the west entrance to Vernon Smith Garage from Friday, Jan. 26, through Monday, Jan. 29. This section of roadway will be closed while a tower crane is removed from the construction site for Fuse at Mason Square.

  • November 10, 2023

    Landscaping work is underway on the plaza at Mason Square through Friday, Nov. 17.

  • November 2, 2023

    The plaza at Mason Square will be closed for improvements starting Monday, Nov. 6, and will remain closed until March 2024. Construction fencing will block most of the plaza, but accessible pathways to the main entrance of Van Metre Hall will remain available near the plaza stage and near Hazel Hall. 

  • September 12, 2023

    The sidewalk along Fairfax Drive directly in front of the Fuse at Mason Square construction site will be closed starting this week through the rest of the fall semester. The pedestrian bridge between Washington Boulevard (near the north entrance to Vernon Smith Hall) and the FDIC plaza will have intermittent closures during September.

  • August 18, 2023

    As the fall 2023 semester begins, Mason students, faculty and staff are reminded that traffic on and around the Fairfax Campus greatly increases, especially during the first few weeks of the semester. This campus parking and transportation guide with information on Mason Shuttles, visitor and non-permit parking options, biking, carpooling and other transit options will help minimize potential parking and traffic delays.