George Mason University, Antonin Scalia Law School

Last Updated June 28, 2022
3301 Fairfax Drive, Arlington, VA 22201, United States
Phone: 703.993.8010

Policies and Practices that Impact the Student Experience

Nondiscrimination Policy

This school has a nondiscrimination policy that prohibits discrimination on the basis of:

  • Sexual Orientation
  • Gender Identity
  • Gender Expression

Chosen Name

Chosen name can be used. Chosen name appears:

  • Automatically on orientation name tag/materials
  • Upon student’s request, on faculty class rosters
  • Upon student’s request, on transcript
  • Automatically on diploma


  • Faculty and staff are allowed to include in email signatures
  • Students can indicate on law school application


Students are eligible for general diversity and inclusion financial aid based on:

  • Sexual Orientation
  • Gender Identity

Resources and Opportunities

  • LGBTQ+ student organization(s)
  • Funds for LGBTQ+ student organization(s)                 
  • Career counseling specifically for LGBTQ+ students  
  • Emergency funds that LGBTQ+ students can request if they are in crisis     
  • Funds for students to attend the Lavender Law Conference and Career Fair
  • Funds for students to participate in the Williams Institute Annual Moot Court

Classroom Experience

  • Offers courses that focus exclusively on LGBTQ+
  • Offers courses that include but do not focus exclusively on LGBTQ+


This law school provides all-gender-inclusive single-occupancy restroom(s), which include the following features:

  • In a connected building
  • ADA accessible

Local Community

  • LGBTQ+ specific events   
  • Pride events 
  • Readily identifiable LGBTQ+ owned businesses         
  • Readily identifiable LGBTQ+ friendly businesses (e.g., pride flag sticker)    

Navigating Scalia Law

Questions about financial aid

Office of Financial Aid  

Questions about LGBTQ+ resources available on and/or off campus

Lesbian, Gay, Transgender, Queer, and Questioning Resources

Questions about usage of chosen name or pronouns

Annamaria Nields, Associate Dean for Administration and Student Affairs  

Questions about connecting with LGBTQ+ student organization(s)

Admissions Office
Sabrina Huffman

Questions about connecting with LGBTQ+ alumni

Career Services        

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