Undergraduate Admissions


Are you ready to transfer to Towson University? Start your application now.

Make sure to read all of the following instructions carefully before beginning your application. Requirements for admission vary, depending on transferable credits completed and cumulative combined GPA from all institutions attended. If you have questions, contact us at 410-704-2113 or admissions@towson.edu. Or get in touch with your admissions counselor.

1. Complete your application and submit application fee

 A $45 non-deferrable, non-refundable fee is required with your application.

2. Apply, if interested, to the Honors College
If you’re interested in the Honors College, you’ll need to complete Section 15 of the regular application for admission, no later than Dec. 1.

3. Know the deadlines

The final application deadline is Jan. 15 for fall admission and Oct. 15 for spring (applications may remain open on a space-available basis). To be considered for merit-based scholarships offered through University Admissions, you must apply and submit your transcripts and standardized test scores (if you have earned fewer than 30 transferrable credits) by Dec. 1. See all deadlines.

4. Send official documents

Submit to University Admissions an official transcript from each college or university you’ve attended. If you’ve earned less than 30 college credits by the application deadline, a final high school transcript and standardized test scores are also required.

Towson University test ID for SAT: 5404
Towson University test ID for ACT: 1718 

5. Write your college essay
Submit an essay on the topic of your choice with your application for admission.

6. Find out if your major has additional requirements.
Please refer to our complete list of screened majors to determine if there are additional requirements for the major you wish to study.

Mark Your Calendar

Spring and fall 2016 application open

Know the freshman or transfer deadlines

Register for a fall main campus open house

Register for open house at TU in Northeastern Maryland (at HCC)

Schedule a campus tour

Admissions counselor Kristen Brown

Get In Touch

Contact us 410-704-2113 or admissions@towson.edu.

Connect with an admissions counselor online.

University Admissions

Phone: 410-704-2113
Fax: 410-704-3030
Campus Tours: 410-704-4696

Office Location

Office of Admissions
7800 York Road, 2nd Floor

University Codes

SAT: 5404
ACT: 1718
FAFSA: 002099