Admitted Freshmen (Main Campus)

Congratulations on your admission to Towson University! 

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Follow these steps to complete your enrollment:


Activate Your Towson University NetID/Email Account

Activate your Towson University NetID/email account. If you have difficulty with your account, please contact the Student Computing Services Desk at or 410-704-5151.


Submit Your Enrollment Contract and Fee

Submit your Enrollment Contract and nonrefundable $300 fee. (If you need assistance, please contact University Admissions at 410-704-2113.)

Fall Term: To officially accept your offer of admission, please submit your Enrollment Contract and nonrefundable $300 enrollment fee to University Admissions by May 1. This is a one-time fee to secure your spot in the incoming class and is not credited to your bill.

Spring Term: Please submit your Enrollment Contract and nonrefundable $300 enrollment fee by the specific date on your admission letter.  This is a one-time fee to secure your spot in the incoming class and is not credited to your bill.


Submit Your Housing Application and Deposit

Fall Term: To request on-campus housing, students must submit a housing application. On-campus housing will not be guaranteed should the university need to de-densify this fall. The priority deadline to apply for housing is April 1, 2021. Students will be notified of their status by April 27, 2021. The final application deadline is May 1, 2021 (notification date is May 18, 2021). If offered housing, students must sign a housing contract and submit a $350 non-refundable deposit.

Spring Term: On-campus housing for the spring term is awarded on a space-available basis. You can find out if housing is available by logging on to the Department of Housing and Residence Life’s online housing system. If space is available, you can secure your spot by submitting the Housing Application and nonrefundable $350 deposit.

If you have any questions about university housing, please contact the Department of Housing and Residence Life at 410-704-2516.

Additional Housing Options: To apply to live in premium housing managed by Capstone (West Village 1 or Tubman), complete the required application. You can also visit the university's Off-Campus Housing website that provides listings of housing options in the community for you to consider.


Apply for and/or Review Financial Award Guide

Apply for and/or review financial award guide. Watch this helpful video on Financial Aid FAQs (YouTube).

Spring Term: Financial Aid Notifications are sent in early November and continue on a rolling basis until the start of the term.

Fall Term: If you complete the FAFSA by January 15 and are admitted by February 15, your Financial Aid notification will be mailed to you in early to mid-March.

The Financial Aid Office will also email your Financial Aid notification to your personal email address. The email does include an attachment, so we encourage you to check your SPAM folder for messages from .

Note: If you have filed a FAFSA, but did not receive your award notification, please check your TU and personal email for outstanding items or contact Financial Aid.

More Information for Admitted Students

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Admitted Student Events

Learn more about our admitted student events, watch information sessions, explore our campus, and connect with our students.

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