Welcome to TU

Mark your calendar for January 30 - February 11 to attend Winter Welcome to TU 2023

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We strongly encourage you to download the TU Events app to access the Welcome to TU guide and see everything that is planned. Involved@TU will give you access to events througout the week and beyond!

Apps to Download

  • Download the TU Events App  
    • Search for the “Welcome to TU” Guide, and hit download.  
  • Check out Involved@TU

Additional Information

  • If you have not done so already, you need to submit your photo for your OneCard in advance of Welcome to TU. 
  • Follow us on social media @newattu and @towsonstuact for exciting event updates. 

Featured Events: Week 1

Resource Fair
Tuesday January 31
11:00 am - 1:00 pm
University Union 2nd floor

University departments will be tabling to share valuable resources available for students.

Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. Celebration
Wednesday February 1
5:30 pm - 7:00 pm
University Union Ballrooms D&E

The Dr. Martin L. King, Jr. Celebration is an annual event hosted by the Center for Student Diversity that seeks to honor and celebrate Dr. King’s life and legacy. This year’s theme, Deconstructing the Movement: Examining the Continuing Fight for Civil & Human Rights speaks to the idea that moments make movements.  As we are currently in yet another "moment" in the journey toward equity and inclusion, Vernon A. Wall’s keynote seeks to reaffirm our commitment to the phrase: "With Liberty & Justice for ALL".  The celebration will feature performances by the TU community and George Washington Carver Center for Arts and Technology students.

Meet the Greeks
Wednesday February 1
6:00 pm - 8:00 pm
West Village Ballrooms (4th floor) 

Join us for the opportunity to meet our 40+ fraternities and sororities and potentially find your new home.
Hosted by Office of Fraternity and Sorority Life

Welcome to TU - Friday February 3

Join us on the third floor of the Union for the official Welcome to Spring 2023 night filled with activities, food, prizes, and more!

Speed Friending
Friday February 3
5:00 pm - 6:30 pm (doors open at 4:30 pm)
University Union Ballrooms A&B

Want to meet new people? Join us for a fun, fast paced, way to make connections and put yourself out there at Speed Friending!
Hosted by the Office of Student Activities and Student Accountability and Restorative Practices

Create & Chill
Friday February 3
5:30 pm - 7:30 pm
University Union room 322

Starting of the semester with chill vibes ~ Join us to DIY your own dorm decor, play games, and meet new (chill) people. Supplies are provided.
Hosted by University Health Center, Counseling Center, and ATOD

Comedy Show with Morgan Jay
Friday February 3
6:30 pm - 8:00 pm (Doors open at 6 pm)
University Union Theater (room 324)

We're excited to have comedian and performer Morgan Jay (@morganjay) on campus for a FREE show for ALL TU students. 
Hosted by the Office of Student Activities

Late Night Bingo
Friday February 3
9:00 pm - 10:00 pm
University Union Ballroom C

PRIZE ALERT! Join us for the first bingo of the semester- prizes will be given away every round so bring your friends! Hosted by the Office of Student Activities

Featured Events Week 2:

Trivia Night
Tuesday February 7
7:00 pm - 9:00 pm
University Union Paws Pit (1st floor)

Bring your friends to test your knowledge during this Tuesday night series in the newly renovated Paws Pit! PRIZES will be given to the winners of each round.

Jam Packed
Wednesday February 8
4:00 pm - 6:00 pm
University Union floors 2 & 3

The Office of Student Activities is taking over the Union!Join over 150 student organizations & campus departments to learn about involvement opportunities at TU!

Magician Show with Matt the Knife
Wednesday February 8
6:00 pm - 7:30 pm
University Union Theater (room 324)

Join us for this performance with the intense mentalist, magician, and speaker that's wickedly humorous, occasionally dangerous, and unapologetically irreverent - Matt the Knife!

Open Mic with Leroy Hyson of The Trills
Wednesday February 8
8:00 pm - 9:30 pm
University Union Theater (room 324)

Inviting all musicians, poets, storytellers & comedians to the stage. This open mic will be hosted by TU Alum Leroy Hyson of the nationally acclaimed a capella group The Trills. Sign up to perform on Involved@TU

Sex In The Dark
Thursday February 9
5:00 pm - 8:00 pm
West Village Ballrooms (4th floor)

We’re back at it again with our signature program, Sex in the Dark!! Join us on February 9th from 5pm-8pm in West Village Ballrooms as national experts answer all your questions about sexuality, relationships, and more! Every attendee will get the chance to win some sexy (and fun) prizes, participate in tabling games, and take-home lots of goodies!

Co-sponsored by Towson University Health and Counseling Centers, Sexual Harassment and Assault Prevention Education (SHAPE) Committee, Sexual Health Awareness Group (SHAG), Sexual Assault Prevention Educators (SAPE), Healthy & Diverse Minds Peer Educators, Center for Student Diversity (CSD), Student Activities, and the Alcohol, Tobacco and Other Drug Prevention Center.

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