Tickets, Name Cards, Programs and Diplomas

Commencement Tickets

Each student who participates in the commencement ceremonies is eligible to received FOUR tickets to his/her designated ceremony.  Information about ticket distribution will be included in the Commencement Instruction packet you received when you pick up your cap and gown at the University Store, or when you receive your cap and gown in the mail. Those students wearing previously purchased regalia must have it approved by November 14th.  Once approved, students will receive access to obtain FOUR tickets online.

Initial 4 Ticket Distribution:

All students participating in the ceremonies will be guaranteed 4 initial tickets.

Four tickets have already been placed on your account. 

Available for printing, Monday, December 1st, starting at 10 am.


An individual account has already been created for each of you using your Towson University student email account. You must use this email address to access your tickets. Begin by clicking on the link below and following the instructions that follow:

  • Enter your Towson University student email address into the Login field.
  • Enter your 8 digit date of birth in the Password field. (Ex. If you were born on June 3, 1991 your password would be 06031991.)
  • Once you enter your account, you will need to change your password.
  • Print your tickets.

If you have technical difficulties with the e-Ticketing system, please contact Joanne Forrester at 410-704-5192 or  The Graduation Office will not be able to assist you.  All non-ticket related questions can be forwarded to

Additional Tickets

Additional tickets will be made available online for each ceremony, on a first come-first served basis, starting Monday, December 8th at 6pm. 


  • Log into your account using the same link, username, and password you created to get your initial 4 tickets.
  • Click on "2014 Spring Commencement"
  • Click "Continue"
  • Use drop down arrow to select the number of additional tickets desired from those available
  • Proceed through "Buy" process

All remaining tickets will be made available for open mass distribution starting May 16th at 6:00pm.

All guests entering the arena will need a ticket. This includes children of all ages. Any seating that is being held/reserved in the arena must be released 15 minutes prior to the start of the ceremony to seat other guests.


Name Cards

An index card printed with your name and address will be given to you with your academic regalia. If the address on the front of the card is incorrect, please make changes on the reverse of the card. Also, make sure to correct your address immediately in the Student Center at http://sa/selfservices and click > online services so your diploma will be sent to the correct address. If not already printed on the card, please add your permanent email address and cellular number.

Please bring this card with you to Commencement exercises. You will need to hand the card to the reader as you cross the stage.

Commencement Programs

Programs will be distributed to participants free of charge at the ceremony. The Commencement Program recognizes each graduate, listing each degree recipient by degree, department and date.


Diplomas are not distributed during the Commencement ceremony.





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