Enrolled Transfers (TU in Northeastern Maryland) To-Do List

Congratulations on your decision to attend Towson University in Northeastern Maryland (at Harford Community College). We have developed the To-Do List below to assist you with your transition. All tasks must be complete by the deadline date or the start of classes.

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During your transition to Towson University, we will communicate important information to you using your TU and personal email account. If you have not already done so, please activate your Net ID so that you won’t miss any notifications. If you do not receive TU notifications and need to check or change your email address, please email .

Towson University in Northeastern Maryland (at HCC) To-Do List

Please note:

  • Spring term To-Do List tasks are updated by mid-October. 
  • Fall term To-Do List tasks are updated by mid-March.

COMPLETE BEFORE ORIENTATION

  1. Complete admitted student enrollment steps
    Required to access TU email and submit Enrollment Contract and fee.
  2. Review award guide, accept financial aid package and/or apply for aid 
    Review mail/email notifications, accept or deny aid package by the deadline, or apply for aid if you have not already done so.
  3. Register for new student orientation 
    All new students are required to attend an orientation session at TU in Northeastern Maryland.

  4. Submit official final transcript to University Admissions (see step four of link)
  5. Find out if your major has additional requirements 
  6. Complete immunization requirements
    It is mandatory for you to upload your immunization records to the TU Health Portal.
  7. Review evaluation of transfer credit (see step five of link)
  8. Register for TU in Northeastern Maryland text alerts

COMPLETE AT ORIENTATION

  1. Get your OneCard
    Students should bring a photo ID to orientation, complete the OneCard application and have their photo taken to receive their card.
  2. Order course materials
    Text materials are available for purchase in the UStore at TU in Northeastern Maryland. You can find, price and order your textbooks here.

COMPLETE BEFORE CLASSES BEGIN

  1. Complete online to-do list
    In addition to the tasks listed here, log into your online account to see your online To-Do List.
  2. Complete AlcoholEDU and haven programs
    These required programs help you to understand your responsibilities and rights with alcohol and sexual issues in the TU community.
  3. Learn about your online bill and billing schedule, enroll in the e-rebate/refund program and complete 1098-T consent
    It is important for you to understand the billing schedule and procedures, and the rebate and refund program.
  4. Request Disability Support Services (if required)
    Individual services and accommodations are available to ensure that you are receiving equal access to education at TU.
  5. Review Student Code of Conduct, policies and expectations
    You should review and familiarize yourself with policies and procedures before arriving on campus.

OPTIONAL

  1. Sign-up for TU main campus emergency text alerts and download the Safer Mobility app
    Main campus alerts are optional because TU in Northeastern Maryland follows Harford Community College for emergency notifications and school closures.
  2. Register for Project Serve (fall term)
    This three-day community service experience takes place before “Welcome to Towson.”
  3. Register for Project Explore (fall term)
    This week-long “Wilderness Pre-Orientation” program is run by student guides and provides you with outdoor living and travel skills.
  4. Complete religious interest card
    Complete this task if you would like to become involved with religious organizations on campus.
  5. Download the TU mobile app
    This app is used to register for classes, view grades, see the campus map, find events, see athletics scores and more.
  6. Learn about technology resources at TU
    Find out about tech support and free services available to you.

If you require additional information, please contact the appropriate department. You may also contact Towson University in Northeastern Maryland at 410-704-8863 or  for further information.