International Students & Scholars

Our office is here to assist international students and scholars with questions about studying, living and working at Towson University and the Baltimore metropolitan area.

Towson University is home to nearly 500 international students from over 80 countries and to 30 foreign faculty, exchange scholars, and visiting faculty each year. The International Student & Scholar Office (ISSO) provides documents, services, and programs essential to a culturally diverse academic environment that enhances international learning opportunities for students, faculty, and staff.   



International Tigers


News & Events

OPT Workshop

Friday October 20, 27

PSY 407 3:00pm

Come Learn about Optional Practical Training for F-1 students

CPT Workshop

Thursday October 26

PSY 407 4:00pm

Come Learn about Curricular Practical Training for F-1 students.    Be prepared for your minimester and spring internship

Academic Training Workshop

Wednesday November 1

PSY 407 4:00pm

Come Learn about Academic Training for J-1 students.  Learn about the immigration requirements to intern off campus for spring 2018


Contact Information

International Student and Scholar Office

Psychology Building 4th floor

Monday - Friday, 8:30 a.m. - 5:00 p.m.

Fall 2017 Walk-in Hours: Monday 2pm - 4pm & Thursday 10am - 12pm
Phone-in Hours Tuesday 2-4pm and Friday 10am - 12pm

Prospective international students, applying international students and current students may request accomodations through our Disability Support Services Office.