Summer Session

Summer Session at TU

Summer. Smarter. 

Get ahead, catch up or experience more. Registration Begins March 8, 2021 for all students.

  • Flexible class schedules in five-, seven- and 10-week sessions.
  • More than 1,000 classes, labs, internships and independent study programs are offered during Summer Session.
  • Financial aid is available (degree-seeking students only).

    Online and In-Person Options Available

    A mix of online and in-person courses will be available. In-person classes will meet on campus for some or all class meetings. A safe physical distance will be maintained in the classroom. If necessary, students enrolled in in-person classes will alternate between in-person and online attendance.

    Online classes will meet virtually for all class sessions.

2021 Summer Sessions

  • Ten-week Regular Session: May 24 – August 3
  • Seven-week Session:  May 24 – July 14
  • Five-week 1st Session: May 24 – June 28
  • Five-week 2nd Session: June 29 – August 3

There will be no classes on May 31, June 18 and July 5.

Current Students

Current students who are enrolled at TU and have a NetID can register for classes using Towson Online Services.

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Visiting Undergraduate and Graduate Students

At Towson University, we make it easy for visiting students to take summer and Minimester classes. Choose from a wide variety of classes, earn transferable credits, and speed up completion of your degree.

Visiting undergraduate students should complete an Undergraduate Non-Degree Enrollment Form. Graduate students who are not pursuing a degree at Towson University but are interested in taking graduate-level courses must complete a Graduate Non-Degree Application. If you have questions, email us at .

Undergraduate Non-Degree Application 

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Graduate Non-Degree Application 

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  • Once your form is completed, you’ll receive an e-mail from University Admissions with instructions about how to activate your NetID email account.
  • Register for classes online. Registration information is available from the Registrar’s Office.
  • Check on prerequisite courses. In some cases, you may need to gain permission from the professor or department in order to register.
  • Confirm with your home school’s registrar that your classes will transfer back to your home school.
  • Complete immunization requirements. It is mandatory for you to upload your immunization records to the TU Health Portal. Visiting international students should review the immunization and student health insurance requirements and insurance waiver information.
  • Pay your bill. You’ll receive an eBill statement to your TU email address from the Bursar’s office.
  • Get a parking permit.
  • Get your OneCard student ID. After you enroll, you can get your OneCard at the Auxiliary Services Business Office, University Union 110.
  • Buy textbooks from the University Store.

Many university services are available including dining, housing, health services, campus recreation and more. Learn more about Summer Session services and resources.  

Minimester Classes

Interested in taking classes during your winter break? Consider taking courses in January.