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Welcome, parents! Furman understands that you play a vital role in your student’s education. We invite you to engage with Furman to encourage your student’s independence, happiness and success.

Our staff is committed to partnering with you and supporting you throughout your student’s academic career. We will inform you of important deadlines, significant news about Furman, and current and upcoming campus events. Welcome to the Furman Family!

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New Furman Parents

Find all of the information that you'll need before your student's first day of class.

Welcome to the Furman Family

Parent Engagement

Learn how to get involved as a Furman parent.

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Support your student

Connect with programs and services campus-wide for opportunities to support your student.

Support your student

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Travel Information

Visiting Furman? Let us help you plan your stay.

Plan your stay

Parent Giving

Enhance your student's education by supporting our programs and facilities.

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Contact Us

Have a question or need some assistance? We're here to help.

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Upcoming Events

23 Aug

Fall Orientation

Fall Orientation is a four-day experience that your student will never forget. This mandatory session gives students a starting point in how to interact with others, how to traverse academics, and in many cases, how to deal with living with someone for the first time....

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19 Sep

Yearbook make-up photos

Did your student miss getting a yearbook photo taken? They have another opportunity to make the Bonhomie. Yearbook make-up photos will be taken in the downstairs lobby of the Trone Student Center.

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20 Sep

Family Weekend

Each fall, we invite you to experience our campus. Come meet your student’s friends, professors and community at Family Weekend. For three days, you’ll have an opportunity to explore our facilities and learn about your student’s home away from home.

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