New Student & Family Programs

Welcome to TU!

Our orientation programs welcome over 5,000 students and 3,000 family members each academic year. We are so excited to welcome you, too!    

Orientation leader smiling with a student

Summer 2021 Orientation 

New Student Orientation prepares you for your academic and social journey at TU. Don't forget to include your family and guests for them to receive information about family orientation and programs as well. Learn more about orientation programs specifically for you by visitng the Freshman Orientation, Transfer Orientation, or Family Orientation pages.

Register Here for Orientation [TU NET ID LOG IN]

Prior to attending virtual orientation, students must complete a mandatory online pre-orientaiton module. The pre-orientation should be completed at least 48 hours prior to attending a live, virtual orientation date. 

Pre-Orientation Module

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First Year Experience (FYE) Leaders

FYE Leaders are an integral part of our student staff in NSFP. Applications for Welcome to TU in August 2021 will remain open until April 15th. Learn more about the position by visiting the Summer 2021 FAQ sheet. 

Apply Here by April 15! 


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Download the TU Events App

Search for and download the “Welcome to TU” Guide and “Office of Student Activities” Guide!

Download the app
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Download the CORQ App

Your Involved@TU source and your personalized QR code that you’ll need to attend in-person, campus events.  Over 250+ organizations linked to this app and on!  

Visit Involved@TU

Meet Our Student Staff 

Welcome to Towson University!

Learn more about transition information from orientation leaders, fellow parents and students.

Make TU Feel Like Home

Meet Dan Kolton, an Orientation Student Director, who will show you TU's campus and various offices on the New Student and Family Programs Youtube channel.

Watch the Video

Keep in Touch

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