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Congratulations on your student's admission to Furman! Our parents and families are an important part of our community, and we're excited to welcome you to our family.

From making hotel arrangements for move-in day to registering for Summer Orientation, we encourage you to browse this page to find all of the information that you'll want to review before your student's first day of class.

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Keep informed about campus events, news and more. Complete our Family Information Form.

Fall Orientation

On August 23-26, 2019, new students will enjoy a four-day orientation experience that sets the tone for the four years to come. Check out the fall orientation website to learn more about what is in store, and to get a taste of events to come. 

Financial information

We recognize the significant investment your family makes to attain a Furman education. We also know that the process of applying for and assessing financial aid can be a daunting task. That’s why we’re going out of our way to ensure you and your student are prepared financially. Get the financial details you need.

Family Weekend

Save the date: We’re welcoming Furman’s extended family back to campus September 20-22, 2019 for Family Weekend.

New students

Looking for the required forms that your student needs to complete before the first day of class? Visit our New Students site.


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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.

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