2.6 percent of Towson University students played sports on university teams in 2016-2017


In 2016-2017, 2.6 percentage of Towson University students participated in collegiate sports, according to data made available by the National Center for Education Statistics (NCES).

Towson University has 19,596 undergraduate students, of which 60 percent are women and 40 percent are men, and a total student body of 22,705 students. Of these students, 232 men and 352 women represented the school by participating in one or more of the sports with teams at the school.

This total does not include students playing intramural sports.

According to NCES, 4.3 percent of students enrolled at institutions of higher education with sports teams were on teams.

The sports at Towson University with the most participants are all track combined (135), football (95) and lacrosse (85).

Sports popularity
Type of sport
Men
Women
Total
All Track Combined
0
135
135
Football
95
0
95
Lacrosse
51
34
85
Swimming and Diving
27
33
60
Baseball
36
0
36
Soccer
0
31
31
Basketball
14
15
29
Field Hockey
0
23
23
Softball
0
23
23
Volleyball
0
21
21
Gymnastics
0
18
18
Golf
9
8
17
Tennis
0
11
11

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