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Admissions & Aid

In response to coronavirus (COVID-19), we have postponed campus visits through April to ensure the health and safety of the Furman community and its visitors. We understand how important campus visits are to your college search and will be offering virtual information sessions as well as other resources for prospective students and families. Please click “Schedule a Visit” below to view our visit calendar with all available virtual session times. The Office of Admissions staff are working remotely but are at your service should you have any questions or need any assistance! Please email us at admissions@furman.edu or contact your admission counselor if you have any questions or would like to get connected with faculty or current students, as available. Thank you for your interest in Furman!

Please continue to monitor this page and Furman’s COVID-19 website.

Furman is a national, highly selective university located in one of America’s fastest growing, most vibrant cities, Greenville, South Carolina. Our longstanding tradition of educating motivated, inquisitive students has consistently landed us on U.S. News & World Report’s list of America’s Best Colleges. Supportive and inspiring, the Furman community is where students of varying backgrounds and perspectives find success through a combination of outstanding academics, dedicated mentorships and powerful career preparation opportunities.

Finding your college home is all about fit.  We invite you to visit campus, connect with students and faculty, and learn more about The Furman Advantage that is awaiting you.

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Class of 2023 Student Profile

Furman’s class of 2023 is comprised of more than 650 bright and innovative students from across the country and around the world.

Meet our newest Paladins

Accepted Students

Become a Paladin in four easy steps.

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How to Apply

We’re looking for students who seek an academic challenge, leadership, service and commitment to the community. How will you showcase yourself and your abilities?

How to Apply
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Aerial shot of Furman University

Something Brought You Here

Call it tenacity. Call it grit. You’ve got the determination and the intellect. Combine those with a place with the same drive and spirit, and you get the ultimate advantage.

At Furman, you are guaranteed an unparalleled education that combines classroom learning with real-world experiences and self-discovery. We call it The Furman Advantage.

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If you’d like to receive more information about learning and living at Furman, please complete our form.

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Visit Furman

When you visit Furman, you’ll see why we’re nationally recognized as one of the most impressive campuses in the United States.

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Furman-Gallup Study

See how Furman surpassed the national average in Gallup’s “Big Six” college experiences survey.

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Meet our Admissions Staff and Ambassadors

Connect with a member of our admissions team or request additional information on any department.

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Admissions Blog

Learn about Furman from those who know it best.

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Furman in Your Area

Admission counselors are available to meet one on one with seniors in select cities.

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Financial Aid

Whether you are a prospective applicant, a returning student, or a graduate student, we have created a set of instructions that will help you easily identify what you need to apply for aid.

Visit Financial Aid