University History

Aerial view of State Teachers College at Towson (ca. 1946)

Historical Narrative
A history of the school from 1866 until the present.

A timeline of the history of Towson University.

Principals & Presidents
Short biographies of the 12 men and women who have led this institution since 1866.

Building Names
A visual reference guide to the names and faces behind the various building names on campus, including those buildings that are no longer standing.

Albert S. Cook Library History
A brief history of Towson University's library.

Did You Know
Some of our more frequently asked questions.

University History / Albert S. Cook Library
Last revised: July 31, 2012