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Towson University is committed to a comprehensive intercollegiate athletics program as an integral part of the student’s total educational experience. The program is a member of the National Collegiate Athletic Association’s (NCAA) top level—Division I. In addition, TU enjoys membership in the Colonial Athletic Association and the East Atlantic Gymnastic League (EAGL) for gymnastics. The Tigers sponsor men’s teams in baseball, basketball, football, lacrosse, golf, and swimming and diving. Female student-athletes compete in basketball, cross country, field hockey, golf, gymnastics, indoor track, lacrosse, soccer, softball, swimming and diving, tennis, outdoor track and volleyball.
Student-athletes compete for conference, regional and national honors under the guidance of an excellent coaching staff. Towson’s outstanding athletic facilities include SECU Arena, Johnny Unitas Stadium, Burdick Hall pool, Towson Softball Complex, Towson Soccer Complex, Towson Tennis Complex and John B. Schuerholz Park, all of which make the home of the Tigers a showcase facility within the metropolitan Baltimore area.
The Department of Athletics is proud that its athletes are students first and foremost. This emphasis on academics is reflected in the excellent graduation rate of the Towson University student-athlete population. Student-athletes are active on campus and in community service projects, completing over 10,000 hours of community service each year.
Athletic scholarships are available for talented student-athletes in all sports. Students are encouraged to participate according to their interests and abilities. Prospective student-athletes interested in competing on a varsity team should contact the head coach of that sport. Students are also encouraged to support the Tigers as spectators.
Students receive one free admission to all regular season home Tiger athletic events upon presentation of a valid OneCard.
SECU Arena: The state-of-the-art SECU Arena officially opened in fall 2013 and serves as home to the Towson men's and women's basketball programs, along with gymnastics and volleyball.
Johnny Unitas Stadium: Minnegan Field at Johnny Unitas® Stadium is home to Towson University's football, men's and women's lacrosse, field hockey and track & field teams.
John B. Schuerholz Park: John B. Schuerholz Park is the official home of the Towson University Tigers' baseball team.
Burdick Hall Pool: Burdick Hall's Memorial Pool is the home to both the men's and women's swimming and diving programs.
Tiger Soccer Complex: The Tiger Soccer Complex, home to women's soccer, is conveniently located adjacent to Johnny Unitas® Stadium and SECU Arena.
Eagle's Nest Country Club: The Towson men's and women's golf teams moved to Eagle's Nest Country Club (formerly known as Towson Golf & Country Club) starting with the 2012-13 season.
Tiger Softball Complex: The Tiger Softball Complex, located behind the SECU Arena, is home to the Tigers' softball team.
Tiger Tennis Complex: The Tiger Tennis Complex, home to the Tiger tennis team, is located behind the Towson Center and SECU Arena.
Towson Center: Inside the center, which has 165,000-square feet of floor space, there are classrooms, office space, locker rooms, a research lab, a varsity weight room, a sports medicine room and a gymnastics practice room.