Graduates have the option to arrange for formal portraits before the ceremonies and
will also have individual photos taken on the day of their ceremony. Here you'll learn
about the different photography vendors and information on how to access ceremony
Prestige by Lifetouch will schedule individual appointments for students to take posed portraits prior to
commencement. Students will have the opportunity to take photos in the official TU
regalia (this will be provided at the session) as well as traditional portraits.
This service is handled through Towson University's Division of Student Affairs. Please
contact Corey Holland at 410-704-5304, with any questions.
Student Portrait in TU Regalia
Students who schedule senior portraits have the opportunity to be photographed in
the TU regalia.
Senior Portrait in Professional Business Attire
Students also have the option to take a professional photograph during their Senior
Schedule Your Portrait Session
You can schedule your session by calling 1-800-OUR-YEAR, or you can register online and enter Code 30 (TU's school code). Portraits will be taken 8:00 a.m. to 4:00 p.m.
October 31 through November 2 in University Union, Room 314. The sitting fee of $15
is due at the time of your portrait.
prepare for Your Portrait
You should wear professional attire to your portrait session (i.e.: suit, shirt, tie
and pants, skirt and blouse, etc.).
The sitting fee is $15.00 and is due at the time of your portrait (cash or check only).
This fee will be used to support TU co-curricular student programs as well as graduates
on the day of commencement.
Official TU Regalia (cap and gown) are provided for you to use during your portrait
session. Graduate students will need to provide the photographer with the discipline
of your degree so that you are photographed in the correct hood color.
To inquire about the most current portrait package costs, please contact LifeTouch
directly at: 800-724-6440.
Timeline for Portrait Packages
Once your portrait is taken on campus, you should expect for a proof of your portrait
to be available online within three days of your session (LifeTouch will provide the
information on how to access your proofs at your scheduled session). You will the
opportunity to make your selections online and may pay by mail or online. You will
receive your portrait package within 7-14 business days from the time of selection
Should you have further questions about this process, please contact LifeTouch Customer
Service directly at 800-724-6440.
Day of Photography
GradImages will provide photography services on the day of Commencement. The company offers
the following services to our graduates:
Cap and gown portraits taken in the robing room prior to the Commencement Ceremony
Photo taken before student crosses stage in front of a backdrop
Photo taken as student crosses stage
Candid photos throughout ceremony
GradImages will mail each graduate a complimentary proof of these prints, with the
opportunity to order enlargements.
Each ceremony will be streamed live on the Commencement homepage. A link will appear approximately 15 minutes before the start of the ceremony.