Benefits & Services Overview

There are many benefits and services available to TU alumni, including discounts on auto/home/renters insurance, fitness center/pool memberships, use of Cook Library, and more, which total an estimated value of $735. You'll need to obtain your alumni ID card to take advantage of many of these opportunities. For more information, contact the Office of Alumni Relations, 410-704-2234.

Affinity Credit Card (SECU)
SECU is a proud financial partner of Towson University and the Towson University Alumni Association, and is honored to provide the SECU Visa Signature® Card for Towson University Alumni, an exclusive card available only to TU graduates.

The SECU Visa Signature card gives you access to valuable benefits, exclusive perks and VIP features, including no annual fee, no international fee, EMV chip technology, and complimentary concierge service, all with special, custom card designs available only to you. Whether you choose Stephens Hall or the Tiger Athletics design, you can show your TU colors while enjoying all the benefits that the SECU Visa Signature card has to offer.

It’s an elite card experience wrapped in TU pride. To learn more or to apply, visit

Alumni Association ID Cards


Alumni On-Campus Event Discount & Planning Guide 

Your ID card provides access to Alumni Association benefits and services. Please click here to fill out a form to obtain an ID. You can also call the Office of Alumni Relations at 410-704-2234 or send an e-mail to


Towson University invites alumni to host personal and networking events in one of the numerous event spaces located on the Towson University campus. We encourage alumni to take advantage of the alumni discounts, personalized one-on-one service, and expertise offered by TU's Event and Conference Services Department.

Auto and Home Insurance (Nationwide)
Receive special discounted rates on auto and home insurance from Nationwide. For more information, visit or call 1-888-231-4870.


Baltimore Blast Discount Group Tickets


Brick By Brick Program


Towson alumni can receive a discounted group ticket price of $23 to Baltimore Blast games at SECU arena. Email or call 410-704-2234 for more information.


Alumni, parents and friends can purchase engraved bricks to be placed in the front walkway, and the side and back patio of the historic Auburn House. Built in 1790, the Auburn House welcomes visitors with old-fashioned charm. To place an order, fill out the order form or e-mail the Office of Alumni Relations.

Career Center



Towson University Continuing Education and Professional Studies

TU alumni have unlimited access to our job database, Handshake; free admission to our career/job fairs; and access to a wealth of online resources. As an added bonus, recent alumni (up to two years post-graduation) may take advantage of Express Hours and meet with a Career Center staff member for up to three in-person career counseling or career advising appointments. We also encourage alumni to connect with the Career Center if they’re interested in hiring or mentoring TU students.


Towson University Continuing Education and Professional Studies is committed to investing in professional certification courses designed to address critical skill gaps in high growth industries. Courses in a range of topics are available in business management, information technology, and health. Towson University students, alumni, staff and faculty are eligible for up to a 20% discount upon registration into any of our current programs. Browse all of the offerings and contact Chunta Rivers at to learn more.


Cook Library Privileges
Alumni are welcome to use Cook Library and its resources. Just present your ID card and the library staff will assign you an account number so you can check out books. For Cook Library hours, call 410-704-2452 or visit them on the website.
Campus Recreation

Members may purchase monthly (23.00/month) or annual memberships (275.00/year). These memberships will be valid for one year based on date of purchase (Ex. August 6- August 5; January 2016 – January 2017)

Alumni members have access to the following:

The Fitness Center
Burdick Pool (closed until beginning of academic year)
Group Exercise Classes
Personal Training Sessions (additional costs associated) 
Locker Rental  (based on availability; additional costs associated)

Discount Tickets
Alumni are welcome to purchase discounted tickets to The National Aquarium and the Maryland Zoo in Baltimore. To place an order, fill out the order form or for more information please call the Office of Alumni Relations at 410-704-2234. 
Towson University License Plates
Purchasing a TU tag is a great way to show your Tiger Pride and support alumni programs at Towson. A portion of the fee goes directly to the TU Alumni Association to help fund alumni programming. Your application for the Towson University license plate does not alter your current registration period or fees. You will continue to renew your registration with the MVA every two years. Please e-mail for more information.

The Alumni Insurance Program

The Towson University Alumni Insurance Program is a convenient source for health and life insurance for alumni and their family members.  Available plans are GradMed® short-term health insurance, AlumniTerm® group term life insurance and AlumniTerm 10/20® group level term life insurance.  Get more information on these insurance plans by visiting or call 800-922-1245 weekdays, 8 am – 6 pm, Eastern Time.
Parking Permits

Annual alumni parking permits may be purchased from the Auxiliary Services Business Office in the University Union.  For detailed information on parking, please visit the Parking and Transportation web site or contact them at 410-704-PARK (7275) or at  Alumni permits can only be purchased in conjunction with a gym membership.

Alumni Admissions Nomination Form
Alumni can support one undergraduate student's application for admission each year by waiving the application fee. Nomination forms are available online, or through the Office of Alumni Relations.
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Towson Alumni Magazine
Towson, the alumni magazine for Towson University, celebrates the accomplishments of this metropolitan university and its graduates. The magazine involves readers in the life of the institution, informing, educating and entertaining them with news and features on fascinating people, programs and ideas that capture the essence of the university and its people.

Towson  is published three times a year by the Division of University Advancement for Towson University’s alumni, faculty, staff and friends. Address changes, news items or class notes should be sent to Alumni Relations, Towson University, 8000 York Road, Towson, MD 21252-0001 or e-mail

University Store

Present your TU Alumni Association ID Card at the University Store and receive a 10 percent discount on regularly priced merchandise (excluding textbooks, software, calculators, class rings and commencement regalia.)