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Campus Life

The Furman experience is more than just the lecture halls, laboratories and auditoriums. When you arrive to campus, you’ll become part of our welcoming community.

At Furman, students live on campus all four years. They study together. Grab meals together. Hang out. Attend campus events. Have fun and shape campus life at Furman with their fresh ideas. They do life. It’s all part of a unique shared experience. When you live and learn in community with others, you develop deeper bonds, build better support systems and form stronger friendships. That’s the beauty of our residential experience.

Reedy River in downtown Greenville

Exploring Greenville

An award-winning city, and nationally recognized as a model for urban development, Greenville has been called “one of the 15 best cities for young adults” and “the next big food city in the South.” Spend a few days here experiencing a start-up culture with a touch of Southern hospitality, and it’s easy to see why people want to learn and live here.

Explore Greenville

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Housing & Dining

Your living experience is a critical part of your education. All students live on campus for four years, cultivating a strong community that encourages collaboration and self-discovery. Furman also provides an exceptional culinary experience. With three dining locations, you’ll find plenty of variety and convenience.

Explore housing and dining options

Trone Student Center

The Trone Student Center is a comfortable place for our students to meet, eat, chat and hang out. The center is also home to a number of important student resources, including The Malone Center for Career Engagement and the Rinker Center for Study Away and International Education. Whether you’re interested in eating, socializing or cramming for an exam, visit the Trone Student Center.

Visit the Student Center
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Get Involved

As a Furman student, your calendar will be full. Furman has over 155 clubs and organizations. Ultimate Frisbee. WPLS radio. Film clubs. Student government. Fraternities and sororities. If you can name it, there is probably a group of students who are involved in it. If not, find a few students who share your interest and start your own.

Get involved
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Career Planning

You can garner interview skills, spruce up your resume, or examine your interests and abilities at the Malone Center for Career Engagement.

Consider career options

Health & Wellness

Furman supplies a range of health services in order for you to be healthy, both in body and mind.

Manage your health
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Diversity at Furman

Furman University is a community of learning enriched by the wide variety of experiences and perspectives of its students.

Learn about Diversity at Furman

Safety & Security

The Furman University Police Department is committed to maintaining a safe and secure campus, and our officers work hard to build relationships that foster mutual trust and respect.

Learn about safety and security
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