Service Summary

Buildings on the Fairfax Campus have access to the same on-campus basic cable service which provides service to the Residence Halls with over 100 channels of programming.

A closed-circuit cable television system is provided on campus for programming by Mason departments for entertainment and informational purposes.

Access is limited to departments in most university buildings on the Fairfax Campus. The Arlington and Science and Technology Campuses have access to the Stream2 app.

Key Features

Getting This Service

Mason faculty and staff may submit a request to get cable access in university buildings.

Stream2 App

IPTV’s service Stream2 is available on the Arlington and Science and Technology Campuses. For faculty and staff, Stream2 is intended to allow you to watch your favorite shows and sports on a Smart TV (via Roku, Amazon Fire TV Stick, Apple TV).


This service is available 24/7, excluding planned outages, normal maintenance windows, and unavoidable events. Maintenance windows are Sundays from 7 to 11 a.m. but may be extended to 2 p.m., if needed. If maintenance is required outside of these hours, it will be announced on the Alerts & Bulletins page.


All users of George Mason University cable television services must adhere to University Policy Number 1106: On-Campus Cable Television Channel Allocation and Operation.