Congratulations on your decision to enroll at Towson University. The Freshman To-Do
List below has been developed to assist you in making your transition to Towson University
as smooth as possible. All applicable tasks below must be complete by the deadline
date or the start of classes.
Before you get started on your To-Do List below, remember to register for TU4U, our admitted student event on April 7 & 8. It's a great way to talk with professors,
meet current students, and learn about TU!
If you have questions about completing the To-Do List tasks, contact the department
directly or email the New Student Programs department.
Spring semester To-Do List tasks are updated by mid-November
Fall semester To-Do List tasks are updated by mid-March
i. Complete Mathematics Placement Testing Required for new all new students to ensure that first semester classes best
suit their needs. ii. Complete Reading Placement Testing (if notified) Students with an old SAT score less than 500 in critical reading, a new
SAT score less than 550 in Evidence-Based Reading and Writing, or an
ACT Reading score less than 21 are REQUIRED to take the reading placement
Purchase or Change Dining Plan If you are living on campus, you are required to select a dining plan when submitting
your housing contract. Commuting or off-campus students can also purchase dining plans
During your transition to Towson University, we will communicate important information
to you using your TU and personal email account. Please note the following date(s)
when email notifications will be sent to your TU account only:
Students entering TU for the spring term will receive email notifications to their
TU email account beginning January 30
Students entering TU for the fall term will receive email notifications to their TU
email account after July 1
If you do not receive TU notifications and need to check or change your email address,
please email admissions AT_TOWSON.
7800 York Road Suite 216
Campus Tours and Open House Programs: 410-704-4696