Admissions Blog Posts

NOT just a Number

At Furman, there’s a 10:1 student to faculty ratio. In other words, there are about ten Furman students per every 1 faculty member. On the surface, this number shows that we have relatively small class...

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Wandering around Furman!

Do you love exploring nature? Or love to go on adventures with your friends? Well, Furman’s campus is situated close to many lookout points, waterfalls, hiking trails, and mountains! You probably know that Furman is...

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FU for FOUR

You might know that Furman is 100% residential! What does this mean? Well, you--and every other Furman student--live on campus for all four of your college years. So basically, you’re a jump, skip, and a...

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The AHA moment!

In honor of closing out our homecoming week, I want to tell you all about a specific moment... AHA! If you’ve participated in any college tours thus far, you might have heard of the “AHA...

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Come on, Join a Club!

In August of 2020, I was packing my suitcase for college. Leaving behind a community complete with my family, friends, and high school, I prepared to start anew. To put it simply, I was absolutely...

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Lake Walks for Life!

Do you ever have those days where you need a quick moment to breathe, clear your head, or go on an adventure with friends? I know I do. When I have those rainy days or...

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Here we go! Hi, I’m Logan.

Hi everyone! Welcome! :) My name is Logan Coffee, and I want to thank you for taking the time out of your busy schedule--I know things are so crazy right now--to learn a little bit...

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Managing Mental Health as a College Student

By Logan Coffee Change is inevitable, there’s no getting around that fact. That being said, the transition from high school to college is a big one, and it’s not easy no matter the school you...

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Freshman Friendship: A Guide to Putting Yourself Out There

By Logan Coffee A few days ago, I began to pack up my freshman dorm room. As I continue to pack boxes and take down picture frames, I find myself pausing often to reflect back...

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