Undergraduate Admissions

Scholarships for International Students

Scholarships are available to students who are applying for a first bachelor's or second bachelor's degree. Search for available scholarships online through the Office of Financial Aid's Scholarship Seeker.

International Student Scholarship

Towson University also offers a merit scholarship program for new undergraduate international students that can significantly reduce your tuition expenses. You can qualify for this scholarship by showing a strong record of academic success and advanced English language skills.

Grade Requirement English Language Requirements
3.50/B+

Based on U.S. 4.0 point scale, where:
4.0 = Excellent
3.0 = Good
2.0 = Average
1.0 = Poor


One of the following:

TOEFL paper-based score of 550, computer-based score of 213 or Internet-based score of 77

IELTS score of 6.5

English Composition Course: Grade of A at a U.S. college or university

To apply for a scholarship, students must submit an International Student application and all application documents to the Office of International Admissions. A separate scholarship application is not required. Scholarships are competitive and awarded on a first-come, first-served basis, so students are advised to apply early. Students will be informed of their scholarship award with their admissions packet.

Estimated Expenses with a Scholarship

A scholarship can significantly reduce the cost of attending Towson University. The following table shows estimated expenses for 2013-2014, both with and without scholarship assistance.

Expenses Tuition and Fees Living Expenses Annual Total
With Scholarship $12,000 $16,300 $28,300
Without Scholarship $20,000 $16,300 $36,300

University Admissions

Phone: 410-704-2113
Fax: 410-704-3030
admissions@towson.edu
Campus Tours: 410-704-4696

Office Location

Office of Admissions
7800 York Road, 2nd Floor

University Codes

SAT: 5404
ACT: 1718
FAFSA: 002099