Military & Veterans Center

Towson University believes in providing outstanding support and services to all student-veterans and their families -- from applicant to alumni.

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Why Towson University?

Towson University is recognized by the U.S. News and World Report as the #5 best school for veterans in the region, and among the top 100 public universities. Moreover, TU currently has “Gold" status with Military Friendly Rankings.

We offer priority registration for veteran students, admission fee waivers for veteran applicants and an active, engaged veteran community.

The Towson University Military and Veterans Center (MVC) promotes:

  • a safe and like-minded community
  • personal growth and career development opportunities
  • comprehensive in-school support
TU veteran students playing a card game

Community: Learning Together with Your Peers

The MVC provides a hub for study, camaraderie and comfort. It's a place for student-veterans and family members to read, work, use public computers and other resources and enjoy the company of their like-minded peers.

“ Without the connections of the MVC community, I wouldn't have lasted a week. ”

TU veteran student

Growth: Building a Foundation for Career Success

TU student-veterans continue to serve "the public good" in many significant ways. They use their unique motivations and lessons learned from their time in the military to engage in social and civic-focused programs, learn new workplace and career skills and to transition successfully from college to their future careers aided by the mentorship of our student-veteran peer support specialists.

“ The MVC has provided me with the tools to be successful in school and in transitioning. ”

TU veteran student

Support: Your One Stop Shop for Anything

The MVC provides timely, 100 percent fulfillment of all GI Bill® and related claims, and advice for maximizing benefits. The MVC also serves, through its expert staff, as a resource space that assists and guides its members through any challenge they might face at Towson University.

“ The MVC has supported me through some of the hardest times in my life. ”

TU veteran student