Summer Session

Seize your summer at Towson University. Get ahead, catch up or experience more.

Summer Session at TU

Seize Your Summer 

Registration Begins March 9, 2020 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 online and on-campus.
  • Financial aid is available (degree-seeking students only).

TU Summer Sessions Will Be Online 

All TU summer courses and sessions will be held in a remote learning format, with some exceptions. With approval from the Office of the Provost, research activities, clinical activities, and internships may resume for the second summer session, provided proper physical distancing and adherence to federal and state health and safety guidelines can be demonstrated.

2020 Summer Sessions

  • Ten-week Regular Session: May 26 – August 4
  • Seven-week Session:  May 26 –July 15
  • Five-week 1st Session: May 26 – June 29
  • Five-week 2nd Session: June 30 – August 4

Current Students

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

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 .


  • 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.