Mason Enterprise Center

The Mason Enterprise Center offers expert consultation and training to the region’s small business owners and entrepreneurs through a wide array of programs such as conferences, workshops, and executive education programs.

The Mason Enterprise Center includes: 
Virginia Small Business Development Center Network
The Community Business Partnership
Mentor-Protégé Program (MPP)
Procurement Technical Assistance Program (PTAP)
International Business Development Program (IBDP)

Regional Offices:
Fairfax, Fauquier, Leesburg, Alexandria, Springfield, and Prince William.

Office of Technology Transfer

The George Mason University Office of Technology Transfer (OTT) focuses on invention disclosure activity, patents issued, and commercialization opportunities.

The OTT at Mason provides faculty with Inventor Disclosure Forms, PTO Guidance on Patentability, and aResearchers' Guide to Technology Commercialization

Mason SBDC

The Mason Small Business Development Centers (SBDC) is a partnership between the SBA and GMU providing free educational services for small business owners and aspiring entrepreneurs.

Mason SBDC is funded through a cooperative agreement between the U.S. Small Business Administration, Virginia SBDC Network, and George Mason University – Mason Enterprise Center.

The Mason SBDC is partially funded by the U.S. Small Business Administration. SBA’s funding is not an endorsement of any products, opinions, or services. SBA-funded programs are extended to the public on a non-discriminatory basis.

MIX (Mason Innovation Exchange)

Maker & Collaboration space, run by George Mason University students

We are a multidisciplinary community of makers, innovators, artists, and engineers.

Our Mission
To empower students, graduate and undergraduate, by exposing them to real-world challenges and problem-solving opportunities. To provide a central place on campus for students and faculty from all schools and disciplines to meet, socialize, learn, and build.

What We Do
Programs encourage multi-disciplinary collaboration across all of Mason’s schools and degree programs (e.g. engineering, science, business, liberal arts). It’s the place at Mason where groups can come together to develop ideas, research problems, craft solutions, and start companies.

Mason Transportation Services

Mason Parking & Transportation provides a full range of parking and transportation services, serving a diverse community of more than 34,000 students and over 6,000 faculty and staff.

Thank you for using green modes of transportation. We appreciate your commitment to reducing the impact on Mason's parking infrastructure and supporting Mason's sustainability goals. If you have any questions about your fringe transit benefit, please feel free to contact Parking and Transportation at 703-993-2828. (From home page).


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