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 and 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.
Learn about current immigration updates — information about F-1 students, DACA, travel restrictions, H-1B, etc.
Mathematics/Actuarial Science major with finance minor undergraduate student.
Marketing Intelligence graduate alumna; undergraduate alumna.
International studies and political science undergraduate student; former president of International Student Association
Update 8/9/18. USCIS policy F, J and M unlawful presence will start counting from day you go out of status.
Orientation for incoming transfer students (16 or more credits)
8:30am Minnegan Room
MANDATORY orientation for all new F-1 and J-1 students.
5:30 pm Library
Recommend orientation for all graduate students.
8:00 am West Village
Orientation for first year students (15 credits or less)
If you are a prospective student, applicant or current international student with a disability, you may request accommodations (support services include interpretation, closed captioning, assistive technology, para-transportation, etc.) through our Disability Support Services Office.