For alumni and friends
of the university

FUmerical: Clearly Furman, the Campaign for Our Third Century

By Staff Report

CLEARLY FURMAN is as ambitious as Furman itself. The prospect of rising to our potential rests with this critically important endeavor – the most comprehensive campaign in our history. Clearly Furman will help every student capitalize on all we offer. But it will take each of us. Here is a look at the numbers that make up this historic community effort.  


students working on a group project over hardwood floorsCAMPAIGN GOAL

$426 MILLION by 2026

More than $305 MILLION raised to date 

65%  The goal for alumni participation in the campaign through volunteering, experiential activity, a philanthropic gift or communication with the university  

56% Alumni participation rate to date 

22,500 The goal for the total number of donors to the campaign 

21,000 Number of donors to date 




Scholarships, Teaching and Academic Programs: Inspire Minds Where They Meet  

The Furman Advantage: Power Our Defining Difference  

Wellness, Belonging and Community: Make Personal Promise Matter  

Athletics, Coaching and Competitiveness: Inspiring Greatness  

The Institutes: Drive Impact with Innovation  

The Annual Fund: Magnify the Meaning of Generosity