Furman parents are the cornerstone of giving, offering opportunities for our future students to experience the life changing four years that their children enjoyed.

You can provide a gift and carry on the Furman traditions of academic excellence, holistic but practical liberal arts, and a community-minded and community-building environment for all.


It is a tradition for parents to donate in honor of their 2018 student. Make your gift now.

Why give?

Parents play an instrumental role in giving at Furman because they have seen the impact of Furman in their child's life. They recognize the opportunity to appreciate the value of their son or daughter's degree by providing funds that enhance the university, but also believe in the chance to support the journey towards a Furman degree for future students around the world. Make your gift now.

Parents Council

The Parents Council comprises 45 Furman couples representing the 2700 students on campus. All Parent Council members volunteer their time and offer financial support to bolster the university and to serve as a sounding board for parental opinion, ideas and concerns. Meet the Parents Council.

Parents Fund

The Parents Fund is an integral portion of Furman's fundraising efforts. Each year, Furman parents raise over $1 million to support current operating needs of the university. This significant impact proves that Furman parents know the value of the Paladin experience and hope to share it with generations to come. Support the Parents Fund now​.

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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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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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