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. Fall 2015 applications are still open on a space-available basis.

2. Apply, if interested, to the Honors College
If you’re interested in the Honors College, you’ll need to complete the Honors College Application in addition to the Towson University Application no later than Dec. 1.

>> Apply to the Honors College

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 transcripts
Submit to University Admissions an official transcript from each college or university you’ve attended. If you’ve earned fewer than 30 college credits, a high school transcript is also required.

5. Submit Standardized Test Scores
Standardized test scores are not typically required for transfer applicants unless they have earned fewer than 30 transferable credits. For students who have fewer than 30 transferable credits, Towson requires that you submit the SAT or ACT test scores for admission to TU.

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

6. Write your college essay
Submit a minimum 250-word essay on the topic of your choice with your application for admission

7. 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

The fall 2015 Transfer Application for Admission is open on a space available basis.

May 1: Fall 2015 enrollment deadline

May 1: Fall 2015 housing request deadline

May 8 or 9: High school junior and transfer Open House

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