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.
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Furman’s class of 2023 is comprised of more than 650 bright and innovative students from across the country and around the world.
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?
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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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I fell into a network of faculty, staff and alumni who actually take the time to get to know you and your interests. They’re fighting for you, because they know you.
The amount of creativity and persistence it takes to progress forward with research is both amazing and fascinating.
Participating in a summer internship changed my whole trajectory.
My years at Furman have been the most transformative four years of my life.