Mastering the Hackathon

Two teams of Mason IT and Cybersecurity students won competitions at two major hackathon events at UVA and UMD.

New Concentrations

Mason added two new concentrations in machine learning engineering and human computer interaction from the IST department.

Explore Our Research

We offer seven research areas ranging from AI and Machine Learning to Smart Communities and subfields. Learn more about our faculty expertise in each research area.


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A New Way to Verify Identity

Assistant Professor Emanuela Marasco received a grant from the National Science Foundation (NSF) for researching how sweat from your fingertips can help verify your identity.


Orientation sessions are held during several sessions throughout the year for both incoming freshman and transfer students. Details on orientation programs and services can be found at the New Student and Family Programs web site.

Spring 2024

View slides for Freshman orientation.

View slides for Transfer orientation.

View slides for graduate MS AIT orientation.

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