Congratulations on your decision to attend Towson University. The Freshman To-Do List below has been developed to assist you in making your transition to TU as smooth as possible.
All applicable tasks below must be complete by the deadline date or the start of classes. Students admitted to the Freshman Transition Program with TU and CCBC should refer to the Freshman Transition Program To-Do List. Questions? Contact the department directly or email New Student and Family Programs at newstudentprograms AT_TOWSON.
Download a printable version of the Spring 2020 Freshman To-Do-List.
Spring 2020 Deadline
Fall 2020 Deadline
|1. Submit enrollment contract||Date on letter||May 1|
|2. Submit housing application||ASAP||Available Feb. 1, due May 1|
|3. Activate & Check your NetID (email account)||ASAP||ASAP|
|4. Apply, review award guide, & accept your financial aid||ASAP||FAFSA due Jan. 15|
|5. Complete Math Placement Test||When notified via email||When notified via email|
|6. Complete Reading Placement Test (if notified)||When/if notified via email||When/if notified via email|
|7. Complete Academic Interest Form||Dec. 15||Available, April 1, due May 15|
|8. Register for New Student Orientation||Dec. 15||Available, April 1, due June 1|
|9. Complete CliftonStrengths assessment||Jan. 10||June 15|
|10. Complete immunization requirements||Jan. 25||August 15|
|11. Complete Alcohol Prevention Program||Jan. 20||Available July 1, due August 15|
|12. Complete Sexual Violence Prevention Program (you need your TUID number)||Jan. 20||Available July 1, due August 15|
|13. Register for Honors College Orientation (enrolled Honors students ONLY)||Jan. 20||Available June 1, due June 30|
|14. Have your final official high school transcript sent directly from your school to University Admissions.||ASAP||August 15|
|15. Send advanced/college equivalent credit to University Admissions directly from testing agency or college.||ASAP||ASAP|
|16. Learn about payments, e-rebates & refunds, and your 1098-T consent.||eBills are due Feb. 4||eBills are due Sept. 9|