When you decide to get a degree in English at Furman, our incredible team of faculty members can help you refine your goals, discover your passions, and earn prestigious awards. Here’s a look at what our students are doing.
Our students annually publish the literary magazine, The Echo. It has a long history of excellence dating back to 1893. You have the opportunity to serve on the editorial board or to submit writing, art, or photography.
Sigma Tau Delta
We host a thriving chapter of this international English honor society. Discover Sigma Tau Delta.
The English department is pleased to offer each year a number of awards and scholarships recognizing academic merit and creative writing talent. View our awards.
The English Department offers financial assistance to majors with a significant financial need. At the discretion of the department, you may receive up to $200 for textbooks, academic conferences or graduate school application fees. Apply for assistance.