Admissions Blog Posts

Changing Your Major

The summer before I came to Furman, I think the question that I got asked the most from family and friends was what I was going to study. For someone who has NO idea what...

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Words of Wisdom

Hi! Hello! And welcome back to a new blog from me! This week, I decided to take a more intricate approach and give advice for you prospective students and future Paladins! I reached out to...

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Major Feature: History

When I came to Furman, I had no idea what I wanted to study or what I wanted to do after college. Luckily, since Furman is a liberal arts school with quite a few general...

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The Swamp Rabbit: More than Just a Trail

Today I will be highlighting the Swamp Rabbit Trail. It runs through the heart of downtown Greenville to Travelers Rest, which is a small town just a few miles north of Furman. In total it...

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Thank(FU)l & Grate(FU)l

Hi, friends! Amidst the craziness that is life right now, I've been actively trying to take time each day to reflect on what I am thankful for. By doing this, I've most definitely felt more...

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FUn Traditions & Superstitions!

If you have ever visited Furman’s campus or received an email or brochure from us, you have definitely seen the Furman Bell Tower. The Bell Tower serves as a focal point for many sweet traditions...

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Advice from a Junior: Random Tips & Tricks

Hello, everyone! In this post, I am going to give you a mini guidebook of random but helpful opportunities/events to take advantage of as a student at Furman. All free! Furman's RLC, or Furman Residential...

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Hacks 101: Move In Day

Hey everyone, Libby here. Today I am going to share 10 quick life hacks to help make your move-in day run smoothly! Move in day is an extremely fun and exciting day marking the first...

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Engaged Living: A Unique Freshman Year Experience

One of the things that I was worried about the most coming into freshman year was finding a group of friends. I knew that there would be a plethora of students for me to get...

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Student Diversity Council: What does diversity look like at Furman?

Hi, hello, and welcome back! In this article I will be discussing what diversity at Furman looks like! Admissions receives a ton of questions about how Furman enhances diversity on campus despite us being a...

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Top 10 Dorm Essentials

Hi friends! I hope y’all are having a great week full of things that make you happy. When I was thinking about topics to cover this week, I thought about what I would want to...

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Paladin Pride

With just under 3,000 students, many people are surprised to hear Furman has Division 1 athletics, especially those who may not be college sports fans in the first place. While we may not always be...

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