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Center for Inclusive Communities

Furman is a close-knit community that values the distinctive contributions of individuals, encouraging civil discourse and bold intellectual inquiry and discovery.

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Inclusion

to foster belonging to a community

 

The Center for Inclusive Communities (CIC) seeks to create a living and learning environment that fosters belonging for historically underrepresented students and stimulates all students to thoughtfully reflect on diversity and inclusion in the liberal arts tradition of engaged citizenship. Staff collaborate with a variety of administrative units on campus to intentionally design a comprehensive, university-wide approach to diversity; facilitate equity, access, social justice and inclusion; and, empower students to build a diverse and inclusive campus community.

Programs & Events

Our programs and events help our community break down barriers between groups.

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Student Organizations

Furman has more than 150 student organizations.

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Something Brought You Here

Call it tenacity. Call it grit. You’ve got the determination and the intellect. Combine those with a place with the same drive and spirit, and you get the ultimate advantage.

At Furman, you are guaranteed an unparalleled education that combines classroom learning with real-world experiences and self-discovery. We call it The Furman Advantage.

Student Resources

Raise awareness and explore different ways to embody inclusive allyship.

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International Student Resources

The Student Activities office supports our growing international community.

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Multicultural students at Furman
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International Students at Furman
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Countries represented in Furman's student population

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Recognitions & Awards