Alex Lister

Admissions Counselor

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Education: B.S. Psychology; B.A. Spanish: Furman University 2024

Favorite Activity in Greenville: Saturday Outdoor Markets and fun street festivals, like Fall for Greenville, in Downtown! I love seeing all that Greenville has to offer while also taking advantage of the great weather!

Favorite Restaurant in Greenville: Sidewall Pizza or Sassafras

Favorite Furman Tradition: I love homecoming! It is so cool to see everything current students create during the week, like floats, skits, and chalk art pieces. Having alumni back on campus is so exciting as well. It is a great atmosphere and such a special week each year!

Best Thing about Furman: The community! The people at Furman, from students to staff/faculty, truly want to support you and want the best for you. The relationships I created because of the people at Furman are still some of my most valued relationships today!

Hobbies/Interests: I love music (both making and listening), lake walks, reading, and travel!

Advice for Prospective Students: Only you know what matters to you! Feel free to ask questions and connect with students, staff, and of course, your Admissions Counselor!

Fun Fact: I have traveled to six out of seven continents!