The Towson University Honors College connects you with outstanding students who share your passion for learning and talented professors who love to inspire students. We are a community where TU’s most talented students enhance their academic experience, strengthen their interests and cultivate their talents.
Five Reasons to Choose Towson Honors
1. Variety of perspectives
Diverse and interdisciplinary experiences push students outside of their academic comfort zone.
2. Seminar classes
Honors classes have an average of 12 to 20 students, are discussion-based and examine special topics that are not usually part of departmental offerings.
3. Award-winning faculty
Outstanding teachers, prominent researchers, authors and scholars offer insights in their fields of study.
4. Range of majors
Students in every major can graduate with the distinction of being a university scholar. With an emphasis on research and study abroad, honors students gain an enhanced undergraduate experience.
Honors students are athletes, they are leaders of student organizations and they study abroad. They live, work and learn together in pursuit of their goals.