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TU is Maryland’s fastest-growing university for a reason.

We create extraordinary opportunities and outcomes for our students, our community and our region.


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Research for Better Living

Living Longer (and Happier)

TU occupational therapy professor Kendra Heatwole Shank and her students are researching ways to improve the health and happiness of aging populations.

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TU is a powerful anchor institution in the greater Baltimore region leading enterprise research, discovering breakthroughs, building businesses and supporting communities.

We’re going far beyond higher education on a mission to serve the public good.

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We’re not just imagining a better future. We’re creating one.

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Jenn Figg and Matthew McCormack during the installation of “Light Pressure” and the finished work.

TU faculty blend art, engineering in large-scale, data-fed sculptures

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soistman and sharp TU alumni Fran Soistman Jr., ’79, ’15, and Robert Sharps ’93

TU alumni celebrated as Influential Marylanders

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Child Care Center receives national accreditation.

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