Towson University welcomes international students from more than 80 countries. We hope you will join our global community! #youarewelcomehere.
Towson University is a nationally ranked public university located in Towson, Maryland, at the center of America’s thriving East Coast. Our suburban campus is just a few miles from the major city of Baltimore, within close proximity to Washington, D.C., Philadelphia, and New York, and not far from four major international airports. TU is among the top 10 safest campuses in the state of Maryland and offers a diverse and inclusive campus community where you will feel welcomed and supported throughout your education.
Our faculty are experts in their fields and will offer you challenging learning opportunities. Hands-on educational experiences will prepare you for a successful career in the global marketplace.
Towson University welcomes international applicants who hold or seek an F-1 or J-1 visa to study in the United States. International students may also be required to provide proof of English-language proficiency and provide a course-by-course credential evaluation. When submitting a high school transcript, if it is not in English, it must be translated by a school official before submission.
In addition to the above international requirements, students must meet the following admission requirements based on their application type:
Learn about undergraduate and graduate admission for international students at Towson University during this 30-minute online information session. Topics will include an overview of the university, the admissions process, and scholarship opportunities.
TU is located in Baltimore, Maryland, one of the top 15 U.S. areas for internships and jobs. Our college town is a great place to launch your life.
At TU, mentors are all around you in more than 60 undergraduate and 80 graduate programs of study.
TU fosters an inclusive, friendly and supportive environment. With more than 300 student clubs and organizations, there is something for everyone.
TU offers 18 residence halls and 16 campus dining locations. Students can live on campus or in off-campus housing and take advantage of our TU shuttle service. Ask about our Global Village.