Prospective Students

Towson University in Northeastern Maryland provides a seamless transfer for students pursuing a four-year undergraduate degree after completing their associate degree. Our innovative partnerships with Maryland Community Colleges allow students in northeastern Maryland to enroll in specific degree programs or earn credit for electives offered by Towson University closer to home.


TU in Northeastern Maryland only accepts transfers and encourages students to first receive an associate’s degree. Only junior and senior level coursework is offered at the facility. Students must complete the required prerequisite courses for their major before transferring to TU in Northeastern Maryland. For information on prerequisites, contact your Program Coordinator.

If a student wishes to begin as a freshman or transfer with fewer than 60 credits, he or she may apply to attend the main campus in Towson. The student may later choose to transfer to TU in Northeastern Maryland at the start of his or her junior year if the major is offered here. For more information, review the Undergraduate Admissions webpage and the Transfer FAQ webpage.

Make an Appointment with Admissions

Our academic program manager is available during business hours Monday through Friday all year round. An admissions representative is typically on-site at TU in Northeastern Maryland every Tuesday during the fall and spring terms. They are available to speak with students before they apply in addition to any admissions related concerns. Please either call us at 410-704-8863 or email  to make an appointment.


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Review the Program Packet

Interested in learning more about our majors and the application process? Not sure if you have taken the correct classes to transfer? Begin to answer some of these questions by reviewing the program packet for your intended major.

* Screened majors

How to Apply

Ready to take the next step and apply to Towson University in Northeastern Maryland? Complete the online application for TU in Northeastern Maryland. This application differs from the main campus application. The application deadlines for each term are listed in the instructions.

If you’ve already attended Towson University before, you must instead complete the reenrollment application through the registrar. Then email  for assistance in registering for classes.

Tuition and Fees

Tuition is the same for TU in Northeastern Maryland students as it is for main campus students. However, fees are reduced. Please visit the Bursar’s Office for current tuition and fees. Upon selecting the desired term, scroll down the page to the TU in Northeastern Maryland heading to view the current fee structure. 

Financial Aid

TU in Northeastern Maryland students are eligible to apply for all aid programs at TU (grants, scholarship, loans, etc), but the TU in Northeastern Maryland Grant has been discontinued.

To apply for all aid programs, please follow these instructions.

Student Life

A wide variety of programs, activities, and social opportunities are organized throughout the academic year at TU in Northeastern Maryland with input and planning by a Student Advisory Committee. They seek to meet the needs and interests of the students attending classes at this location.  For information see Student Services & Resources

Students at TU in Northeastern Maryland are eligible to attend any activities on the main campus in Towson. With their valid OneCard student ID, students are able to gain admission to sporting events, fitness facilities, and student activities on the main campus.


TU in Northeastern Maryland’s population is entirely comprised of commuter students.


Parking is free at TU in Northeastern Maryland. No permits are required.

However, vehicles parked on Main Campus in Towson must display a valid permit or be parked at a paid meter during peak hours. Please review Parking & Transportation Services for further information if you plan to visit the main campus.

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