Employee Relations

Exit Process

If you are ending employment with George Mason University, please follow these steps to ensure both a smooth transition for your department and the continuation of any benefits you may be entitled to.

Please retain your Patriot Web login information after leaving Mason. You will use Patriot Web to claim your W-2 statements.

All employees planning to formally retire from George Mason University must contact the Benefits team at benefits@gmu.edu or 703-993-2600 to set up an appointment to review your retirement situation. Please plan to reach out at least 3-4 months prior to your planned retirement date.

Separation Steps & Important Links

A printable version of these guidelines is also available. Please note that this PDF only applies to separating faculty and staff.