Future Residents Housing and Residence Life Furman

We don't divide the academic and residential experiences at Furman. We combine them. With more than 2,700 undergraduates on one of the nation's most beautiful campuses​, we have a four-year residency requirement. Our students live and learn in a close-knit community where they can share and collaborate their ideas with classmates and faculty.

As a freshman, you'll be matched with a roommate in one of our freshman residence halls or learning communities. Most of our freshmen housing is in South Housing. 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.​

Important Dates and Deadlines

Housing application becomes available
Now Open!
Deadline to request disability and medical accommodations.
June 3
Deadline to apply for Engaged Living
June 19
Deadline to submit housing assignment request form
June 19
Housing assignments viewable to students in their MyFurman Account 
July 11
Move-in day and fall orientation for new students
August 19

Application Steps


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