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fall 2014 Transfer TO-DO LIST

In order to make your transition to Towson University as smooth as possible, we have created this To-Do List with important tasks for you to complete before you start classes. Towson University will communicate important information to you using your personal email account and your TU NetID computing account. If you do not receive Towson notifications at these email addresses, please email us your full name, mailing address, and old and new email addresses with “email change” in the subject line to

Share this information with your family. If you require additional information or assistance with any step in the To-Do List process, contact the department directly using the telephone number listed. You may also contact New Student Programs, call 410-704-2309, or email

Complete Before Your Transfer Program Part I Date:

1.   Activate Your NetID

2.   Complete Immunization Requirements - Deadline: June 30

3.   Determine if Major is Pre-Screened

4.   Register for Transfer Program (Orientation) Parts I and II

5.   Schedule Placement Testing (if notified)

6.   Accept Financial Aid Package

7.   Submit Official Transcript 

8.   Review Evaluation of Transfer Credit

9.   Determine Housing Options
10. Register for Summer Trimester Courses (optional)

Complete On Your Transfer Program Part I Date:

11.  Attend Transfer Program Part I (Required)
12.  Get Your OneCard

Complete Before Classes Begin:

13.   Review Your Online Fall Term Bill

14.   Request Disability Support Services (DSS)
15.   Register for Emergency Text Messaging

16.   Learn About Student Organizations

17.   Complete Housing Vaccine and Move-in Requirements: Deadline: August 8
        (only if living in Millennium Hall or Paca or Tubman Houses)

18.   Determine Parking Eligibility

19.   Contact the Career Center

20.   Attend Transfer Program Part II

21.   Attend Disability Support Services Orientation - Event Date: August 24

22.   Purchase Textbooks

Complete After Classes Begin:

23.  Pay Tuition Bill

24.  Purchase or Change Dining Plan




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