Enrolled Transfers (Main Campus) To-Do List

Congratulations on your decision to attend Towson University. The Transfer To-Do List below has been developed to assist you in making your transition to TU as smooth as possible.

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All applicable tasks below must be complete by the deadline date or the start of classes. If you have questions, contact the department directly or New Student & Family Programs  at .  


Required Tasks

  1. Submit enrollment contract by the date shown on your Offer of Admission letter.
  2. Submit your housing application, if you are interested in living on-campus. Space is limited.
  3. Activate and check your NetID (email account) and/or personal email accounts.
    New student communications may be sent to TU email accounts and/or personal accounts. After January 30 (spring entry) and August 1 (fall entry), we will only communicate with you using your TU NetID email account.
  4. Apply for and/or review award guide and accept financial aid package
  5. Complete mathematics placement testing. (if notified)
    May be required for students who have not completed the math requirements for their major. This testing is highly recommended for all students. Even if you are exempt from placement testing, you may choose to take the test for your own advisement and at no risk.
  6. Complete reading placement testing. (if notified)
    Required for students transferring with less than 30 college credits completed.
  7. Register for New Student Orientation (by June 1)
    Orientation is required to schedule courses and review your transfer credit evaluation. 
  8. Complete CliftonStrengths assessment.
    The results of this 20 minute assessment will be used during Orientation. 
  9. Submit your final official college transcript.
    Please make arrangements for your college or university to send your official transcript directly to University Admissions. 
  10. Register for Honors College Orientation (admitted Honors students ONLY)
    This program introduces newly admitted Honors College students to TU. Honors orientation is in addition to New Student Orientation.
  11. Complete immunization requirements. (by August 15) 
  12. Complete Alcohol Prevention Program. (by August 15)
  13. Complete Sexual Violence Prevention Program (available July 1)
    You will need your 7-Digit ID number. You will also receive an email with your login steps and unique username.
  14. Learn about payments, e-rebates & refunds and 1098-T consentThe fall 2019 tuition and fees e-bill due date is September 4.

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