Graduate Student Orientation

The Graduate Student Association will welocme fall 2022 graduate students for orientation on Monday, August 22 from 5-7 p.m. in the new Science Complex.  On this page, you’ll find useful information and resources designed to provide a smooth transition to graduate school.

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Join us for Orientation

We look forward to seeing you in person. On this page, you can register for Orientation, apply for your OneCard, review the Orientation event details and learn about key campus resources. 


Apply for Your OneCard by August 15

Please apply for your One Card no later than Monday, August 15 if you want to pick it up in person at Graduate Student Orientation. See instructions on how to apply for a OneCard.

Graduate Orientation Details

Date: Monday,  August 22, 5-7 p.m. 

Location: Science Complex Atrium

Time and Event: 

4:30- 5:00 p.m. – Check in. One Card and boxed meal pick up. 

5 - 5:30 p.m. – Program Director Meet and Greet 

5:30 to 5:55  p.m. – Welcome and Introductions

Kim Schatzel, President, Towson University
David Ownby, Interim Dean, Graduate Studies
Vernon Hurte, Vice President of Student Affairs 
Graduate Student Association Introductions

6 - 6:20 p.m. –  Library Overview

6:20 - 6:50 p.m. – Technology Session 
Blackboard, Student Computing, Office 365, student accounts   


 

Directions and Parking

The event will be held in the Science Complex, located on York Road between Stephens Hall and the 7800 York Road building. 

Parking is available at the Glen Garage, directly opposite the Science Complex entrance. If you have not already purchased a parking pass, you can pay for visitor parking at one of the parking kiosks. Look for signs that will lead you to check-in. 

FAQs

Get information on TU scholarships

Yes. The Tiger Installment Plan is available to graduate students.

Students can petition to the Office of the Registrar in order to appeal a change in their residency status.

Please contact the International Student and Scholars Office for assistance.

Graduate Student Resources

Accessibility & Disability Services
Administration Building, Suite 232-235
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Campus Police
Public Safety Building
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Civic Engagement & Social Responsibility
Administration Building
Website
Email:  

Cook Library
Website
E-mail:  

Counseling Center
Ward & West, 2nd floor 
Website
Email:  

Graduate Student Reading Room and Student Lounge
The reading room in Cook Library 202A and the student lounge in Psychology 205 are places to study and relax.

Inclusion & Institutional Equity
Administration Building, Suite 214
Website
Email:  

International Students & Scholars
Psychology Building, Suite 408
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Email:  

Military & Veterans Center
Psychology Building, Room 107
Website
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Parking & Transportation Services
Union Garage, Lower Level
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Email:  

Registrar
Enrollment Services Center, Room 223
Website
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Student Computing Services
Cook Library, Room 35, Towson Run, Room 123
Website and Chat
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Writing Center
Liberal Arts Building, Room 5330
Website
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Contact Information

University Admissions

Location
Enrollment Services Building
Hours
Monday - Thursday 
8 a.m. - 5 p.m.

Friday
8 a.m. - 4:30 p.m.
Phone
410-704-2113
Fax
410-704-3030