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, here are some transfer guides put together by GMU.

Environmental and Sustainability Studies B.A. NOVA to Environmental Sustainability Studies BA at GMU 2018-2019

Environmental Science B.S. NOVA to Environmental Science BS at GMU 2018-2019



All GMU baccalaureate students must complete the Mason Core:

Environmental and Sustainability Studies page:

Environmental Science page:

Smithsonian-Mason School of Conservation:

Info for VCCS Transfer Students: