Transfers

Congratulations on your admission to Towson University!

Towson University Transfer Student


Steps to follow:

  1. Activate your Towson University NetID/email account.                 
    To 
    get started, simply activate your NetID online. To complete the process, you will need your seven-digit TU student ID number, which you can find on your Offer of Admission letter. Your NetID/email account must be activated at least 24 hours before completing the housing request below.

    If you have difficulty with your account, please contact the Student Computing Services Desk at or call 410-704-5151.
  2. If you plan to live on campus, submit your housing request.          
    Housing for transfer students is awarded on a space-available basis. You can find out if housing is available by logging on to the Department of Housing and Residence Life's online housing request system. If housing is available complete the online housing request and submit a $350 non-refundable housing deposit to secure your spot.

    If you will not be living on campus, we encourage you to learn more about Off-Campus Housing.


    If you have any questions about university housing, please contact the Department of Housing and Residence Life at 410-704-2516.
  3. Submit your Enrollment Contract and fee.

    Fall Term: To officially accept our offer of admission, please submit your Enrollment Contract and nonrefundable $300 enrollment fee to University Admissions by May 1.

    Spring Term: To officially accept our offer of admission, please submit your Enrollment Contract and nonrefundable $300 enrollment fee by the specific date on your admission letter.

    If you have questions, please contact University Admissions at 410-704-2113. 

  4. Review your Evaluation of Transfer Credit.                                   
    Your Evaluation of Transfer Credit will be posted before your Transfer Program Part I date. Upon completion, you will be emailed detailed instructions on how to review it at your Towson Online Services Student Center. Be sure to check your online evaluation, print and bring it with you to your Transfer Program Part I. If you are still enrolled in classes or have other coursework to add to your evaluation, please be sure to bring a sealed, official transcript to orientation so that we may evaluate these classes/credits that day. If not available, be sure to send an official transcript to University Admissions as soon as possible.
  5. Complete items on your Transfer To-Do List.                                         
    Visit the Transfer To-Do List and complete all required tasks. This web page will provide important information to guide you in your transition to Towson University.

    Please note:

    a.  Spring semester To-Do List tasks are updated by mid-November
    b.  Fall semester To-Do List tasks are updated by mid-March

  6. Submit your final official college transcript.
    Please make arrangements for your college or university to send your official transcript to University Admissions. The official transcript must be sent directly from your current college by mail to: University Admissions, Towson University, 8000 York Road, Towson, MD 21252-0001 or electronically to