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Thank you for your interest in supporting our community. We offer parents a variety of opportunities to come together and connect with our campus.

Parents Council

Representing the parents of more than 2,700 undergraduates, Parents Council members are ambassadors to Furman and serve as liaisons between the university and its parents. Meet our council members. For more information on Parents Council, contact Karee White, Director of Parent Giving & Engagement, via email at or phone, 864-247-2533.

Internships and Career Mentoring

Furman's internships mesh with the goals of our liberal arts program, adding another component to our students' holistic academic experience. If your company is seeking an intern and you believe a Furman student would be the perfect fit, contact Diane Iseminger, Internship Program Associate Director, at 864.294.2006 or via email at

Host an event

Invite accepted students to your home to meet their new classmates. Welcome alumni and parents for a reception. Be an extension of the Furman family in your city. Contact Leo Fackler to learn more.

Connect with Admission

Furman is one of the nation's premier liberal arts and sciences universities. We offer our students The Furman Advantage—an over-arching approach to education that promises every student a four-year personalized pathway, a team of advisors and mentors, and the opportunity for an engaged learning experience that is tracked and integrated with the students' academic and professional goals.

Want more information about the admission process at Furman?

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Once you see our campus, making the right college decision will be so much easier.

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Undergraduate Evening Studies provides adults the opportunity to receive an education from one of the premier liberal arts universities in the nation.

Whether you are starting or continuing your education, or have been away from the classroom for a few months or several years, our program provides many services to assist you with accomplishing your educational and professional goals.

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Our graduate studies program is designed for the professional educator.

We know the challenges teachers and administrators face every day, and we are committed to helping you become a leader within your school system or district.

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