Admissions & Aid
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.
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?
Fall for Furman
Join us for our fall open house to learn more about the admissions process, meet current students and faculty from all academic areas, tour campus, and experience student life with a Furman tailgate and football game!
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.
Meet our Admissions Staff and Ambassadors
Connect with a member of our admissions team or request additional information on any department.
Learn about Furman from those who know it best.
Furman in Your Area
Admission counselors are available to meet one on one with seniors in select cities.
Whether you are a prospective applicant, returning student, graduate student, or summer school student, we have created a set of instructions that will help you easily identify what you need to apply for aid.
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