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New Student Programs

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Welcome to New Student Programs at Towson University. We address the needs of new undergraduate students throughout their first year at Towson. We hope to answer all of your questions and help you have a successful and enjoyable start to your college experience. Go Tigers!

Orientation Leader (OL) Applications

Thank you for your interest! If you are a current TU student on the main campus, this is a great opportunity for you to develop leadership skills, create a welcoming environment for incoming Towson Tigers, as well as represent the diverse community TU comprises.

We strongly encourage students who are native speakers in languages other than English, U.S. Veterans/Active Duty/Guard members, first-generation students, those involved in intercollegiate athletics, and students with disabilities to apply for our positions.

NOTE FOR TRANSFER STUDENTS: Transfer Students interested in working for NSP are only eligible to serve as Orientation Assistants (OAs) for our Transfer Student Program this summer. More details and an application for OA positions will be posted shortly.


  • Please click on the image below to access the OL application which is due Friday, February 13.


  • Frequently Asked Questions (FAQs) can be found here.


  • Students interested in applying need to attend one of four interest meetings that will take place:
    Thursday, February 5 from 6:30-8:00 pm in CLA 3303
    Tuesday, February 10 from 6:30-8:00 pm in CLA 4303

              Wednesday, February 11 from 8-9:30pm in CLA 2110

              Thursday, February 12 from 8-9:30pm in CLA 2110


Questions can be directed to Sylvester Gaskin at


New Students TRANSFERRING In Spring 2015 - TU Main Campus

Main campus students attending in Spring 2015 who did not attend the Transfer Program should please call the Academic Advising Center at (410) 704-2472 to speak with an advisor about registering for spring classes.

New Student Programs
University Union, Room 217 (map)

Phone: 410-704-2309
Fax: 410-704-3930


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