Resources for Prospective Faculty

The Office of the Provost is dedicated to supporting its faculty in all their endeavors, from research and scholarship to teaching to service.


Towson University and the Baltimore region offer a wide range of opportunities for work and leisure, with Philaelphia and New York to the north and and Washington DC to the south. Towson University offers a number of resources to offer the transition to life in the Baltimore area. 

Information on University Benefits

TU provides generous benefits for new hires and their families.  Information on these benefits and contacts in located within the Office of Human Resources

Resources for Children

The University Child Care Center is a nature and the arts early childhood program on campus. Many faculty and staff members send thier children to this program. 

A variety of work-life programs are available through the Office of Human Resources, including the Employee Assistance Program, which can research options for child care. 

In addition to other kid-friendly information, Baltimore's Child, a regional parenting publication and the number one source for information and resources for raising children in the Baltimore area.  

Learning About the Baltimore Region and Neighborhoods

The Baltimore metropolitan areas offers a wide range of living options. Live Baltimore is an extensive resource for individuals and families relocating to the area and information on Baltimore neighborhoods.  

A number of excellent publicly available sites can help to acclimate one to the Baltimore region: