Here are some resources to help you transfer to one of GMU’s environmental programs from NOVA as seamlessly as possible. As always, please ask your faculty advisor for help planning your courses at NOVA to best align with your desired transfer school/program.

For NOVA students who plan to transfer to GMU’s Environmental Science or Environmental and Sustainability Studies programs, the best way to do it is to enroll in the NOVA/GMU ADVANCE program.  Here is the link:

All GMU baccalaureate students must complete the Mason Core:

Here are the NOVA courses that meet GMU’s Core:

Environmental and Sustainability Studies page:

Environmental Science page:

Smithsonian-Mason School of Conservation:

Info for VCCS Transfer Students: