We believe the residential experience at Furman is a critical part of your education. That's why we provide housing for all students for all four years. You'll be part of a close-knit community, where academics take priority and where your experiences broaden your perspective and teach invaluable lessons about collaboration and empathy. No matter where you're from, you'll feel at home at Furman.
We have 12 residence halls, ranging from
four-person suites to traditional dormitories. Some of our residence
halls are coed, but men and women live on different floors with separate
If you're a first-year student, you'll be paired with a roommate in one of
seven freshman residence halls. Our detailed questionnaire helps us
match you with someone who has similar interests, a process that has
proved very successful. Not knowing your roommate may seem intimidating
at first, but it's a great way to meet new friends and get involved in
new activities. Though you'll have the option to choose your roommate as
a sophomore, many students end up keeping their same roommate from the
beginning to the end of their academic careers.