Graduate school is not just about coursework and classes. Much of what you will learn occurs during conversations with faculty outside the classroom or discussions with your peers. You are strongly encouraged to attend workshops, lectures, symposia, and social events organized by the department and its affiliated centers. We hope you will become an active member of the Criminology, Law and Society Student Association (CLSSA) and will connect with graduate students throughout the university via the Graduate and Professional Student Association (GAPSA). You will find many additional resources and extensive information about graduate student life at Mason via the links below.