University Information

Aerial View of the George Mason Fairfax Campus


Alan and Sally Merten Hall, Room 2100

Fall Semester Hours of Operation (Effective from August 31 through September 11):
Monday - Friday, 8:00 am to 7:00 pm

Fall Semester Hours of Operation (Effective from September 12 through December 23):
Monday - Thursday, 8:00 am to 6:00 pm
Friday, 8:00 am to 5:00 pm
Exception: the Switchboard will close for the Thanksgiving break at noon on Wednesday, November 25 and reopen at 8:00 am on Monday, November 30

  • Answers all incoming calls to the university's main number from both the external and internal communities
  • Transfers callers to requested department/person
  • Dispenses information on all aspects of the university
  • Directions to and around campus
  • Provides information on the status of the university during inclement weather or other changes to the university schedule
  • TTY - tele-typewriter for the hearing impaired - Skype Chat

If you are interested in working at the Switchboard visit our Employment Opportunities page.

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Contact person: Janae Johnson,, 703-993-1008