Transfers - Main Campus To-Do List

Congratulations on your decision to attend Towson University. In order to make your transition to Towson University as smooth as possible, we have created the Transfer To-Do List with important tasks for you to complete as listed below.  

Stephens Hall

Please complete all applicable tasks by the deadline listed or the start of classes. If you have questions, contact the department directly or New Student Programs at .

Please note:

  • Spring semester To-Do List tasks are updated by mid-November
  • Fall semester To-Do List tasks are updated by mid-March



  1. Complete before Orientation
    1. Complete Admitted Student Enrollment Steps
    2. Apply and/or review Award Guide and accept financial aid package
    3. Register for New Student Orientation 
    4. Complete Mathematics Placement Testing (if notified)
    5. Complete Reading Placement Testing (if notified)
    6. Register for Honors College Orientation (Complete only if you have been admitted to the Honors College.)
    7. Find Out if Your Major has Additional Requirements
  2. Complete at Orientation
    1. Review Evaluation of Transfer Credit
    2. Get your OneCard
    3. Sign up for Emergency Text Alerts and download the Safer Mobility App  
  3. Complete before the Start of Classes
    1. Complete Online To-Do List (In addition to the tasks listed here; requires log-in)
    2. Complete Immunization Requirements
    3. Complete AlcoholEDU and Haven Programs
    4. Learn about your Online Bill and Billing Schedule, enroll in the e-Rebate/Refund Program, and complete 1098-T Consent
    5. Purchase Parking Permit (Commuters Only)
    6. Complete StrengthsQuest Assessment
    7. Request Disability Support Services (if applicable)
    8. Purchase or change Dining Plan
    9. Price/Purchase Textbooks  
    10. Prepare for Move-In and Living On-Campus or Learn About Off-Campus Housing
    11. Review Student Code of Conduct, Policies and Expectations
  4. Optional
    1. Register for Project Serve (Fall Semester Only)
    2. Register for Project Explore (Fall Semester Only)
    3. Complete Religious Interest Card
    4. Download the TU Mobile App
    5. Download the Guidebook App
    6. Learn About Technology Resources at TU


Future Notifications and Communication

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