Roadside Assistance

Parking Services provides limited roadside assistance to members of the campus community.

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Service is provided in the following locations:  Core Campus, West Village, Stadium Complex lots and roadways, Towson University Marriott Hotel, Millennium Hall, 7400 York Road and Cross Campus Drive.  We are unable to provide service to any other locations.

Individuals May request

  • Hot Shot Service (for dead battery)
  • Lock-Out Service
  • Fuel Run Service:  Transportation only, vehicle owner/driver responsible for purchase of fuel
  • Tire Inflation by Air Compressor:  Staff cannot change or repair flat tires.  Air Compressor is not compatible with bicycle tires.


Parking Services Assistance

Services are available between 8:00 a.m. and 7:00 p.m. Monday through Thursday and 8:00 a.m. and 5:00 p.m. on Friday.  Call 410-704-PARK for assistance.  Individual will be required to provide identification and verification that they are either the owner or authorized driver of the vehicle.  Parking & Transportation Staff provide these services and at their discretion may deny service at any time for any reason.  Services are provided based on the availability of staff.

TU Police Assistance

During hours outside of the service provided by Parking & Transportation Services above, TU Police provides the following services:

  • Hot Shot Service (for dead battery)
  • Lock-Out Service

Please note that all services are based on officer availability.  Call 410-704-2134 for assistance.

For either Parking Services or TU Police assistance, vehicles must be on Towson University Property or Cross Campus Drive.  We cannot provide service to off campus locations that include:  Osler Drive, Towsontown Blvd., York Road, University Village, Towson Place, 1 Olympic Place.