Thank you for your interest in supporting our community. We offer parents a variety of opportunities to come together and connect with our campus.
Representing the parents of more than 2,700 undergraduates, Parents Council members are ambassadors to Furman and serve as liaisons between the university and its parents. Meet our council members. For more information on Parents Council, contact Mike Wilson '88, executive director of alumni and parent engagement, via email at firstname.lastname@example.org or phone, 864.294.3466.
Internships and Career Mentoring
Furman's internships mesh with the goals of our liberal arts program, adding another component to our students' holistic academic experience. If your company is seeking an intern and you believe a Furman student would be the perfect fit, contact Susan Zeiger, internship program director, at 864.294.3166 or via email at email@example.com.
Join the Furman Admission Network
If you're interested in recruiting the next generation of Furman students, become a member of the Furman Admission Network (FAN). Our network is comprised of alumni and parents who represent Furman at college fairs, special events and calling campaigns. If you can't commit to every event, that's okay. Pick and choose what you want to participate in. Want more information? Contact Elizabeth Hawthorne, FAN manager, at 864.294.3049.
Host an event
Invite accepted students to your home to meet their new classmates. Welcome alumni and parents for a reception. Be an extension of the Furman family in your city. Contact Leo Fackler, firstname.lastname@example.org
to learn more.
Join FUnet (Furman Network of Ambassadors)
Be in the know and share breaking Furman news through FUnet .This group of alumni and parent ambassadors collaborates with Furman's Alumni and Development offices to keep the Furman community informed. Contact Justin Rourk
for more information.