Student Resources Diversity and Inclusion Furman University


We encourage our students to research and apply for scholarships offered by various organizations, companies, and clubs with a multicultural/diversity focus. Find a scholarship.


College life is exciting, challenging, and rewarding. But you will face academic, personal, and spiritual challenges and sometimes deal with pressures and responsibilities that can seem overwhelming. That's why we're here. Start a conversation with our counselors

Safe zone

Furman is proud to offer Safe Zone, fostering a welcome and supportive environment for lesbian, gay, bisexual, transgendered, and questioning (LGBTQ) students, faculty, and staff by creating a visible network of effective allies. To identify a safe zone, look for a safe zone sticker or poster prominently displayed in the office of our faculty or staff members.

Interfaith resources 

Located in Daniel Chapel, the Office of the University Chaplain is the hub for religious life at Furman. Our religious organizations allow students to connect with a wide variety of faiths and engage in interfaith dialogue with all religious groups. Explore your beliefs in our faith-based community.

International student resources 

Every year, we help international students adjust to life in the United States through information sessions and extracurricular activities. Visit the Office of Study Away and International Education.

University Police 

From providing crime prevention tips to enforcing our community's laws, our police ensure a safe and secure campus environment. Stay safe.

Student Conduct System

Furman is enriched by the wide variety of experiences and perspectives of its students. To support and enhance this environment, the Division of Student Life has developed a set of well-defined policies, procedures and regulations that outline our expectations for all students. Review our policies.

Connect with Admission

Furman University is one of the nation's premier undergraduate liberal arts colleges. We offer outstanding academics, opportunities for a broad range of talented students with a passion for learning, a robust arts program, and NCAA Division I athletics.

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Undergraduate Evening Studies provides adults the opportunity to receive an education from one of the premier liberal arts universities in the nation.

Whether you are starting or continuing your education, or have been away from the classroom for a few months or several years, our program provides many services to assist you with accomplishing your educational and professional goals.

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We know the challenges teachers and administrators face every day, and we are committed to helping you become a leader within your school system or district.

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