Facilities Management The mission of the Department of Facilities Management is to create and maintain an environment that facilitates accomplishment of the university's academic and research programs.
Faculty Assembly The purpose of the Assembly is to advise the President and the Provost on matters affecting the welfare of the university and to ensure effective faculty participation in the governance of the university as a whole.
Family Weekend This annual event features a wide variety of family-friendly activities and special programs that you can enjoy together with your W&M student or on your own.
Fiftieth Anniversary of African Americans in Residence William & Mary commemorated the 50th anniversary of the first African American students in residence with a year-long series of special events, guest speakers and performances, beginning with Convocation weekend in August, 2017, and continuing through Commencement in May, 2018.
Film & Media Studies Most of us approach and use human communications as content seen through a window. The Department of Film & Media Studies (FMST) insists on looking at — describing, analyzing, interpreting and evaluating — the window. FMST argues that content (expressive stories, factual stories, concepts, images, sounds, information) always interacts with the mechanisms that convey it.
Finance & Administration, Office of The senior vice president for finance & administration oversees the development and administration of the William & Mary budget and provides analysis and recommendations to the president. In addition, the finance & administration office provides leadership, planning and coordination to the university's administrative operations to develop and maintain optimal support of W&M's mission and goals.
Financial Aid Office William & Mary provides quality undergraduate, graduate and professional education at affordable prices. The Financial Aid Office is dedicated to helping students and families meet the costs that are beyond individual and family resources.
Financial Operations Financial Operations is responsible for providing comprehensive accounting, bursar and payroll services in support of the university's primary mission of education, research and public service.
First Year Experience, Office of The Office of First Year Experience assists in the transition of new students to the William & Mary community through New Student Orientation, intentional programming and other outreach services.
Fraternity & Sorority Life (Greek Life) In 1776, five students at William & Mary founded Phi Beta Kappa, the first organization to call itself a fraternity. Since that time, fraternities and sororities have evolved, but still remain committed to similar principles and values, such as scholarship, service, brotherhood/sisterhood and leadership.