Other Benefits

View of walkways in front of Daniel Chapel

Wellness program

Our wellness program encourages the Furman community to engage in healthy lifestyles that promote optimal well-being.

Become healthy

Employee Assistance Program

Personal problems, financial problems or managing everyday life can affect work, health and family. As a benefit for its faculty and staff, Furman offers an Employee Assistance Program (EAP) through Unum. The program services include counseling, referrals and resources for work-life needs as well as legal and financial information. The services are free, confidential and available for employees and their families. To learn more about the EAP, please call 800.854.1446 or visit the EAP website and enter “lifebalance” for both the user ID and password.
Unum Employee Assistance Program [PDF]

Employee Discounts

Furman Tickets at Work

Furman University employees are now eligible to take advantage of discounts and special offers for theme parks and attractions nationwide including the Walt Disney World® Resort, Universal Studios®, Disneyland® Park, Sea World®, Six Flags, Cirque du Soleil, Las Vegas and New York City shows and performances, movie tickets and much more! You must use the special Furman TicketsAtWork site.

Corporate Shopping

Corporate Shopping Employee Discounts connect employees to over 250 top national retailers offering incredible employee discounts and private offers. A few popular retailers include:

  • Target
  • Lands’ End
  • Costco
  • Ralph Lauren
  • Orbitz
  • Hotels.com
  • J.Crew
  • Brooks Brothers
  • 1800Flowers
  • ProFlowers
  • Shoes.com
  • Avis
  • Hertz
  • Budget
  • HP Employee Purchase Program
  • Dell Member Purchase Program
  • and many more
Biltmore Estate

Biltmore is delighted to offer faculty, staff and alumni of Furman University special discounts on estate admission tickets. Biltmore is a unique 8,000-acre estate nestled in the scenic Blue Ridge Mountains of Western North Carolina. We’re the perfect destination for an overnight getaway or a day trip. Start planning your visit today!

Wyndham Hotel Group Discounts

As an associate of Furman University and a member of E and I Cooperative Purchasing you will receive up to 20% off the “Best Available Rate” at participating Wyndham Hotel locations every time you travel. Book online or call and give agent your discount ID number 1000007780 and your institution’s affiliate ID number 001775 at time of booking to receive discount. Learn more about the Wyndham Hotel Group discount.

Restaurants
  • Atlanta Bread Co.
    3203 N. Pleasantburg Drive
    235-9400
    10% Discount
  • Chopsticks Restaurant
    6243 White Horse Rd.
    246-0100
    10% Off Dine-In
  • Leopard Forest Coffee
    27 S. Main St.
    834-5500
    10% Discount
  • Moe’s Southwest Grill
    2011 Augusta Rd.
    271-6637
    10% Discount
  • O-CHA Tea Bar
    300 River St.
    283-6702
    10% Discount
  • Pizza House
    310 Poplar St. Ext.
    834-3300
    5% Discount
  • Puerto Vallarta
    3207 N. Pleasantburg Drive
    233-7736
    10% Discount
  • Stax Original
    1704 Poinsett Highway
    232-2133
    10% Discount

    Businesses
  • Master’s Mark Dry Cleaning
    1701 Poinsett Highway
    370-3601
    10% Discount
    • Mast General Store
      111 N Main Street
      235-1883
      20% Off regularly priced Mast Store branded purchases
    • Office Max Retail Connect
      Special FU Pricing
    • Verizon
      Special FU Discount
    • Rental Car Discounts
      Various Agencies and Discounts