Turf Field Complex

The 200,000 square foot Turf Field Complex, which opened in Spring 2015, offers a variety of sport and recreational opportunities. The complex is used primarily for Campus Recreation programming, but is open for open recreation at designated times.


Towson Burdick Turf Field Complex

Entrances to the Turf Field Complex are located along the Union Parking Garage, and near the first floor entrance to the University Union. To enter the Complex from Towsontown Garage or Burdick Hall, you must go through the University Union and proceed to the first floor. 

The complex has inlaid lines for the following sports:

  • 3 – Flag Football Field
  • 1 – Men’s Lacrosse Field
  • 1 – Women’s Lacrosse Field
  • 1 – NCAA Soccer Field
  • 1 – International Rugby Field

University and community organizations can reserve the fields. Complete this form to submit a request. For questions about the fields and a full list of field line possibilities, please contact .

Turf Field COMPLEX Policies & Prohibted Items

  • All users must be current Towson University students, faculty, or staff. Towson OneCards may be verified at any time by Campus Recreation staff and/or other University officials.
  • Campus Recreation programs and events have priority usage of the field.
    Use of the field during informal recreation is on a first-come, first-serve basis, unless the field is reserved. If others are waiting, please be respectful and limit pick-up games to 30 minutes.
  • When the field is indicated as being closed, usage is prohibited.
  • Access to the fields is limited to available gates. DO NOT climb/hop fence.
  • Participants must show sportsmanship at all times. Profanity and fighting will not be tolerated, and will be grounds for dismissal by Campus Recreation staff.
  • All waste should be placed in appropriate containers outside the field.
  • No unauthorized marking of the field (tape, chalk, paint) at any time.
  • Tailgating is not permitted on or around the field complex.
  • No vehicles permitted on field.
  • Tents must be weighted with sandbags or weighted buckets. No staking!
    Tables, chairs, coolers, and other equipment are subject to inspection at any time.
  • Campus Recreation or Events and Conference Services must approve all signs and banners, and their location, prior to their display.
  • Users may not sell or permit the selling of merchandise without prior written approval by the University.
  • Campus Recreation and Events and Conference Services reserves the right to remove any participant or group and/or close the field at any time.
Prohibited Items


  • All food products and beverages other than water
  • Sunflower seeds, peanuts, and other shelled nuts
  • Gum
  • Glass bottles or containers


  • Stakes, spikes, or other pointed objects
  • Grills, space heaters or other equipment with open flames
  • Skateboards, roller blades, bicycles, scooters


  • Metal cleats
  • Pointed heels


  • Tobacco products (chew, cigarettes, cigars, pipes, smokeless tobacco)
  • All animals, with the exception of service animals
  • Golfing equipment
  • Alcohol
  • Fireworks
  • Water balloons

Report all maintenance issues, emergencies, vandalism, or misuse of Campus Recreation facilities immediately to Campus Recreation (410-704-2367) or TU Police (410-704-4444).

The use of Campus Recreation facilities is a privilege. Individuals who choose to engage in unacceptable behavior may have their access revoked or modified indefinitely.