Awards & Recognition & Organization Fairs

Patriot Premiere 2017:

Information coming soon!

GetConnected Fair 2017:

The academic year’s LARGEST organization fair is COMING UP!!! This year’s GetConnected Fair will be during Welcome2Mason on Wednesday, September 6th, 2017 from 11:00am-2:00pm (Rain date: Wednesday, September 13th, 2017).

The signup will be first come, first serve and open on Wednesday, July 19th, 2017 and will close on Friday, August 11th!! 

Visit the Welcome2Mason website: or direct questions to:

Yard Fest Fall 2017

Information coming soon!

RSO Winter Fair

TBD for RSO Winter Fair 2018

Bench Painting

Bench painting is a both a tradition and also a way of honoring outstanding organizations here at George Mason University. Each year, the RSO department allocates the 38 benches to the organizations that apply and are reviewed on the timeliness of their application, completion as well as academic and leadership based merits.

Distinguished Quill Awards (DQA)

The Distinguished Quill Awards is an opportunity for members of the Mason community, including students, faculty, and staff, to recognize our hard working student leaders, organizations, and their advisors.  This event is hosted by the Office of Student Involvement and the RSO Leadership Team.