Jake Burrus

Jake Burrus '21

Admissions Counselor

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Hometown: Columbus, GA

Education: I received my B.A. in Communication Studies and Classics in 2021.

Favorite Activity in Greenville: Greenville Drive baseball games.

Favorite Greenville Restaurant: Passerelle.

Favorite Furman Tradition: Moonlight Breakfast in the Dining Hall.

Best Thing about Furman: The best thing about Furman is the professors. They care about not only how you’re doing in the classroom, but also how you’re doing as a person.

Hobbies/Interests: Watching and going to Braves baseball games, fishing, hiking, and playing any sport.

Best piece of advice for prospective students: Connect with your Admissions Counselor and ask questions! We’re here to help make this process as easy and comfortable as possible.

Random/fun fact about you: I love studying Greek mythology, and my favorite book of all time is the Iliad!