Mason Transition and Orientation


Ready to fully transition to Mason? Be sure to verify your degree progress to check and see if you are ready to graduate from NOVA and transition to degree-seeking status at Mason with your assigned Success Coach.


Are you ready to apply for graduation from NOVA? Please set up an appointment with your assigned Success Coach and apply for graduation no later than the last date to submit an application for the given semester you intend to graduate.


– Fall semester: October 1st


– Spring semester: March 1st


– Summer session: June 1st


Follow step-by-step instructions to apply for graduation from NOVA.


Want to make sure you’re still on track? Please contact your assigned Success Coach immediately.


Your final transfer credit evaluation will occur once your final grades are posted at NOVA, depending upon whether you graduate in the Fall, Spring or Summer semester.


Once approved for transition, you will receive information on how to register for your Mason in-person orientation and classes.