FALL 2013 Transfer To-Do List
Buying a New Computer?
If you are shopping for a computer, check the discounts highlighted online. Students are eligible for educational discounts through Towson University purchase agreements with Dell and Apple.
Towson University and Dell have teamed up to offer students an opportunity to purchase a top-of-the-line laptop at an unbeatable price. Our in-program models offer comprehensive warranty coverage, on-site hardware support, loaner laptops, flexible financing and much more.
As you are shopping, keep in mind that the university’s expansive wireless network is the preferred choice for students who bring their computers to class, club meetings and group study sessions.
Meeting Your Computing Needs
At Towson, you’ll use your NetID to keep in touch with family, friends, classmates and faculty. Your NetID gives you access to your TU Webmail Powered by Google account, and allows you to publish personal Web pages and store files. You will also use your NetID to access important online services such as course registration and library databases.
It is essential that you activate your NetID and check your email on a regular basis. The university uses your NetID to communicate with you on all official matters.
Publicly available computers provide students with
high-speed Internet access. Resident students with computers enjoy this
service in their rooms at no additional charge. All students with wireless
laptops or mobile devices can connect to TU’s wireless network throughout