Tuition & Expenses

One of TU’s highest priorities is keeping your education affordable.  Money Magazine's Best Colleges for Your Money 2019 ranks TU among the nation's best values and the #1 Best Value in Education in the Baltimore area.

At Towson University, we are committed to providing a solid return on your education investment. We want to be sure you and your family understand our tuition rates and other costs. You can view our detailed current rates by session: fall and spring terms, minimester, and summer

Estimated 2020-2021 Costs

The tables below summarize our estimated costs and expenses for full-time students based on our approved 2020-2021 rates.  These rates remain subject to change as deemed necessary by TU and the University System of Maryland Board of Regents.  See additional information about cost of attendance and estimated housing and meal plan costs

UNDERGRADUATE STUDENTS - ESTIMATED ANNUAL COSTS FOR 2020-2021

EXPENSES MD RESIDENT OUT-OF-STATE
Full-time Tuition and Fees (12-15 units/term) $10,198 $24,334
Premium On-Campus Room $8,652 $8,652
14-Meal Plan $5,400 $5,400
Total Estimated TU Costs $24,250 $38,386


GRADUATE STUDENTS - ESTIMATED PER UNIT COSTS FOR FALL 2020

EXPENSES MD RESIDENT OUT-OF-STATE
Tuition and Fees (Cost per Unit) $585 $1,054

Costs for International Students

View information about expenses for international undergraduate students and international graduate students. 

Contact Information

Bursar’s Office 

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

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