Admissions Blog Posts

The Do’s and Don’ts of Community Bathrooms

I know your first thought right now. “I could never use a community bathroom for a whole year!” At least I know that was my first thought. If I’m being honest, one of my biggest fears...

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Home Sweet Home: Poteat Hall

What does home look like at Furman?  Transitioning from high school, living at home to now going to school and living in the same place was big for me. I am an only child who...

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Introducing me and my 2022 Furman resolutions!

Hi!! My name is TJ Robertson and I’m from Rock Hill, South Carolina. Furman is such a magical place and I am super excited to be sharing my Furman experience with you all this upcoming...

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Round 2! My Second Semester Goals

Looking towards semester 2 at Furman is such an exciting feeling! Throughout my entire first semester here, I heard time and time again that "it only gets better, 2nd semester is amazing!" Now that I...

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New “Semester” Resolutions!

I’m sure you’ve heard of a new year's resolution, but what about a new "semester” resolution?  At midnight on January 1st, confetti cannons explode, the Times Square Ball Drops, and yells of HAPPY NEW YEAR...

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LDOC and all the mixed emotions that come with it!

As I'm writing this blog post, it is currently LDOC. Yes, yes, yes, another Furman acronym. LDOC stands for the last day of classes. LDOC always stirs up a variety of emotions in me. Being...

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Decisions? Decisions!

It’s that time of year! Decision time! For those of you who will be attending college next year (class of ‘26 I see you!), you'll probably be looking out for your decision letters, emails, and...

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The College Search Rollercoaster

The absolute best part of the college search – getting accepted!! Some of the most important and happiest memories are opening that letter and seeing the words “Congratulations!” I can barely even express the joy...

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Some Thoughts From A Public Health Major!

Hi guys! For this week's blog, I thought it would be awesome to give you guys a glimpse into something besides my psychology and sociology major and the other things I'm involved with on campus....

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Getting off Campus: What to do

When deciding where I wanted to attend college a big factor for me was making sure I did not have a campus that I felt "stuck" on. I loved the idea of attending a small...

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Business As Usual

All About Business Administration Are you interested in being a Business Administration major at Furman? The Business department is actually one of the unique majors at Furman to which students have to apply. When you...

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5 Things College Life Has Taught Me

Obviously, you come to college to learn, but some of the most important things you learn actually aren’t even in the classroom. There are so many life skills and lessons you gain throughout your four...

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