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International Admissions

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 Reports’ list of America’s Best Colleges.


International students, who make up 3.5% of our student population and represent 32 countries, appreciate our supportive and inspiring community, where students of varying backgrounds and perspectives find success through a combination of outstanding academics, dedicated mentorships and powerful career preparation opportunities.

Find your college home is all about fit. We invite you to learn more about The Furman Advantage that is awaiting you.


#YouAreWelcomeHere Scholarship

The #YouAreWelcomeHere Scholarship at Furman University will recognize two international students who have a vision for enhancing intercultural understanding. This scholarship will cover up to a minimum of 50% tuition and is renewable annually with satisfactory academic progress. Learn more about the scholarship.

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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.

How to Apply
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Meet some of our International students

Learn about the student experiences from some of our International students.

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Frequently Asked Questions

Get answers to your questions about admissions, policies, application requirements and more.

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Admissions Blog

Learn about Furman from those who know it best.

Read our admissions blog


As a Furman student, there are a number of scholarships that you can pursue to fund your education. These types of aid are gifts, meaning you do not have to repay them after graduation.

See our scholarships
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Cost of Attendance

The annual cost to attend Furman includes tuition, an activity fee, room costs, and board (meals).

See our tuition and fees

Request Information

If you’d like to receive more information about learning and living at Furman, please complete our form.

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Meet our Dean of International Admissions

Furman University
Office of Admissions
3300 Poinsett Hwy.
Greenville, SC 29613


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