Location: Towson
President: Mark R. Ginsberg
Founded: 1866
Undergraduate Students: 16,517
Graduate Students: 3,010
For More Information: 410.704.2000

Towson University is Towson University (TU) was named one of the nation's top 100 public universities. By U.S. News & World Report and is the largest producer of undergraduate degrees in health professions in Maryland.

Towson University (TU) is recognized as a top public university with a 150-year history of academic excellence and worldchanging research. As Greater Baltimore’s largest and Maryland’s fastest growing university, TU offers more than 110 bachelors, master’s, and doctoral degree programs in the liberal arts, sciences, and applied professional fields.

With a deep commitment to equity and inclusion, TU is one of only a handful of institutions in the nation where graduation and retention rates are the same for all students. TU is a community-engaged anchor that partners with hundreds of organizations in the region to fuel positive change in communities.