Tuition & Expenses

Towson University is recognized as one of the best values in higher education by Money magazine. Washington Monthly also ranked TU Maryland’s Best Bang for the Buck in its 2022 College Guide and Rankings.

Estimated 2023-2024 Costs

Towson University’s estimated 2023-2024 costs will be available in March 2023.

Estimated 2022-2023 Costs

The tables below list our approved 2022-2023 rates. These rates remain subject to change as deemed necessary by TU and the University System of Maryland Board of Regents.  For more information, see cost of attendancehousing and meal plan rates, and current tuition, fees and other costs.

Undergraduate StudentsEstimated Annual Costs

Full-time Tuition and Fees (12-15 units/term) $10,818 $26,820
Standard Multiple Occupancy Room $7,822 $7,822
14-Meal Plan $5,820 $5,820
Total Estimated TU Costs $24,460 $40,462

Graduate Students—Estimated Per Unit Costs

Tuition and Fees per Unit $642 $1,158

International Student Expenses

See international undergraduate and graduate student expenses. 

Financial Aid

At TU, we work with you to keep education affordable and accessible. This year, TU will award over $21 million in need-based TU grants and $9.5 million in TU scholarships. Approximately 73 percent of freshmen received grants or scholarships. We offer many financial aid resources to help you navigate the financial aid process. 

Learn how we make TU even more affordable.

Financial Aid 

Discover support for graduate students. 

Graduate Assistantships


Contact Information

Student & University Billing Office 

Enrollment Service Center
Room 336
Customer Service Center
Monday - Friday
8 a.m. - 5 p.m.

Payment Center
Monday - Friday
8:30 a.m. - 4 p.m.