Admissions & Aid

You know that feeling when you’re in the right place, at the right time, with the right people? You’ll find it here at Furman, and it will never leave you. 

Welcoming, academically minded, and elite without the elite attitude, Furman is a place where deep connections drive innovative thinking. Where support is more than just words. It’s a place where guaranteed experiences, like internships, undergrad research and study away inspire creativity and collaboration. Furman feels right. For you. For your future. 

As you explore this page, feel free to contact us with any questions you and your family may have about Furman’s admissions and financial aid process. We’re here to help. 


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There’s more than one way to visit campus these days. Join us online for a 360˚ campus tour or binge on our vast library of campus videos. Plus, you can meet virtually with students, faculty and the admissions staff.

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Our holistic approach to admissions means that we take everything into consideration. All the things that make you you. So, while test scores may be optional, showing us your true self isn’t. We can’t wait to learn more about you.

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Admitted Students

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International Admissions

International students make up 2% of the Furman population. And they come from over 22 countries. A variety of backgrounds, beliefs and life experiences make Furman a richer experience for everyone. You are welcome here.

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Furman Diversity Programs

Furman University is a close-knit community that values the distinctive contributions of individuals encouraging civil discourse and bold intellectual inquiry and discovery. We offer opportunities for high school juniors and seniors to connect with Furman’s multicultural community and learn about resources provided for multicultural students.

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Class of 2025 Student Profile

Talk about Paladin power. The Class of 2025 is coming in strong. Take a second to see how you compare.

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There’s a lot to learn about us. Get started with our virtual viewbook. You’ll get all the information you need about Furman’s academic and student life experiences.

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Tuition & Fees

Graduate with an advantage not a mountain of debt. Take time to familiarize yourself with the real cost of attending Furman, as well as our amazing merit and need-based financial aid opportunities. Over 90% of our students receive institutional aid.

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Admissions Blog

Want to keep up with what’s going on in admissions? Our Admissions blog is a great way to do that.

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Meet Our Team

The Furman admissions staff and student ambassadors take the time to get to know you on a personal level.

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