Undergraduate Admissions

Directions and Parking

Getting Here


Centrally located in Maryland and just eight miles north of Baltimore, Towson University is easily accessible by car, train or plane. A number of MTA bus routes also service the Towson area.

Directions to Campus

From I-95 (southbound):

  • Take the Baltimore Beltway I-695 west toward Towson.
  • Take exit 25 toward MD-139/Charles Street.
  • At the top of the exit ramp, turn left and proceed to the light.
  • At the light turn left onto Charles Street.
  • Proceed approximately 2 miles and turn left at the light onto Towsontown Blvd.
  • Turn right at the third light onto University Ave.
  • Turn left into the Towsontown Garage
  • Park in any space designated for commuter students.  These signs are white with a green border.
  • Place this parking permit on the driver's side of your dashboard, with the tour date visible through the windshield.
  • Exit the garage and enter the College of Liberal Arts Building, following the campus tour signs.  Tours depart from room 1201.

From I-95 (northbound), I-83 (north and southbound), and I-70 (eastbound):

  • Take the Baltimore Beltway I-695 toward Towson.
  • Take exit 25 to merge onto Charles Street (MD-139) south.
  • Proceed approximately 2 miles and turn left at the light onto Towsontown Blvd.
  • Turn right at the third light onto University Ave.
  • Turn left into the Towsontown Garage
  • Park in any space designated for commuter students.  These signs are white with a green border.
  • Place this parking permit on the driver's side of your dashboard, with the tour date visible through the windshield.
  • Exit the garage and enter the College of Liberal Arts Building, following the campus tour signs.  Tours depart from room 1201.

From Baltimore (Penn Station):

  • Proceed north on Charles Street for approximately 7 miles.
  • Turn right at the light on Towsontown Boulevard.
  • Turn right at the third light onto University Ave.
  • Turn left into the Towsontown Garage
  • Park in any space designated for commuter students.  These signs are white with a green border.
  • Place this parking permit on the driver's side of your dashboard, with the tour date visible through the windshield.
  • Exit the garage and enter the College of Liberal Arts Building, following the campus tour signs.  Tours depart from room 1201.

Inclement Weather


In the event classes are canceled, all campus tours will be canceled. Towson University will post closing information on the Towson University website or call 410-704-NEWS.


Visitors with Disabilities


If you require accommodations for a disability, please call 410-704-4696 at least two weeks prior to your visit.

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University Admissions

Phone: 410-704-2113
Fax: 410-704-3030
admissions@towson.edu
Campus Tours: 410-704-4696

Office Location

Office of Admissions
7800 York Road, 2nd Floor

University Codes

SAT: 5404
ACT: 1718
FAFSA: 002099