Furman University

Greenville, SC

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Furman University

Furman University


  • On-Campus Housing Available
  • Freshmen Students Required to Live on Campus
  • Meal Service
  • Co-ed Dorms
  • Women's Dorms
  • Men's Dorms
  • Single-Student Apartments
  • Special Housing for Disabled Students
  • Other: Lakeside and eco cottages; language houses.
Room & Board Expenses $10,840
Living On-Campus 96%
Living Off-Campus 4%

Campus Safety

Emergency Hotline
(864) 294-2111
Medical Center Emergency Department
(864) 294-2180
Campus Police
3300 Poinsett Hwy, Greenville, SC 29613


Quick Facts
Team Mascot: Paladins
School Colors: purple and white
Official Athletics Site: www.furmanpaladins.com
Athletic Facilities archery, dance studio, fitness center, football field, golf course, gymnasium, rugby and soccer fields, swimming pools, tennis courts, track, volleyball court
Athletic Conferences: NAA, NCAA
Football: Southern Conference
Basketball: Southern Conference
Baseball: Southern Conference
Track: Southern Conference

Athletics Department at Furman University

Athletic Director Name
Gary Clark
Athletic Department Email

Student Organizations

Greek Organizations
Number of Fraternities: 7
Number of Sororities: 7
Percentage of Men in Fraternities: 31%
Percentage of Women in Sororities: 47%
Military Programs

Other Organizations

  • Academic Clubs
  • Business
  • Environmental
  • Gay and Lesbian
  • Music Organizations (Band, Choir, etc.)
  • Political Activism
  • Theatre/Drama
  • Phi Beta Kappa
  • Religious Organizations
  • Minority Organizations
  • International Organizations
  • Student Government
  • Student Newspaper
  • Literary Magazine
  • Yearbook
  • Radio Station
  • Television Station

Student Services

Computer & Technological Services

  • Internet Access
  • Computers in Residence Halls
  • Computers in Libraries
  • Computer Labs
  • Computers in Student Center
  • Email Account Provided by School

Career & Employment Services

  • Career Counseling
  • Internship Placement
  • Career / Job Search Classes
  • Interest Inventory
  • On-Campus Job Interviews
  • Resume Assistance
  • Alumni Network
  • Interview Training

Counseling Services

  • Minority Student Counseling
  • Veteran Counseling
  • Birth Control Counseling
  • Personal Counseling
  • Academic Counseling
  • Psychological Counseling
  • Religious Counseling

Physically Handicapped Services

  • Note-Taking Service
  • Recording Devices
  • Tutors
  • Reader Services
  • Interpreters for Hearing-Impaired
  • Special Housing
  • Adaptive Equipment
  • Braille Services

Other Services at Furman University

School Store / Bookstore

  • Health Services
  • Library on Campus
  • Non-Remedial Tutoring
  • Placement Services
  • Women’s Center
  • Health Insurance

Famous Alumni

  • Charles Townes, Nobel Prize recipient, physics
  • Richard Riley, former secretary of education
  • Keith Lockhart, director, Boston Pops Orchestra.

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