College Colors

Get Mason GearCollege Colors Day is nationally organized by our partner, IMG College Licensing, and was first celebrated in 2005. It always falls on the Friday before Labor Day. College Colors Day seeks to celebrate and promote the spirit that makes college traditions great, such as “back-to-school”, by encouraging students, faculty/staff, alumni and fans to wear apparel of their favorite college throughout the day of Friday, September 1, 2017.

This is a chance for YOU to show YOUR school spirit by wearing your college colors at work, school or to play. College Colors Day – spread the word and wear your colors (Green and Gold) wherever you are!

Students, faculty, staff, alumni and fans will celebrate College Colors Day at George Mason University on Friday, September 1. College Colors Day also kicks off another school year of Spirit Fridays at Mason where the Mason community is encouraged to wear Mason gear every Friday to show their spirit and pride. Wear your colors and be a part of College Colors Day!


How to Participate:

  1. Wear Your Colors on September 1 wherever you are!
  2. Show Your Colors on social media using #WeAreMason and #CollegeColors for a chance to be featured on We Are Mason social media.
  3. Wear Your Colors on the North Plaza between 11am and 2pm on September 1 for a fun shopMason experience.

To get ready for the big day, gear up and follow or for other opportunities to engage in the fun and excitement of the Green and Gold. Mason Nation, wear your colors on Friday, September 1! Contact David Atkins at for more information.

Wear Your Colors on September 1 wherever you are!

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