Getting Involved Furman University

From Greek life to recreational sports, there's an organization or club where you can hang out with people who share your interests. It's easy to pursue your passion, whether it's writing for our student newspaper or giving back to the community. Best of all, you'll connect with some great new friends.

Student organizations

With more than 200 student organizations, there's not much you won't find at Furman. Search our complete list of student organizations to find the club or group that appeals to you. If you can't find a group that suits your needs, find a few students who share your interest and start your own. See our student organizations.

Fraternity and Sorority Life

Furman has 14 active sororities and fraternities on campus. Unlike other institutions, our fraternal community does not recruit new members until the spring. This gives new students an opportunity to become familiar with their new surroundings before determining if a sorority or fraternity is right for them. Visit Fraternity and Sorority Life.

Community outreach

We encourage our students to serve the community through our largest student organization: Heller Service Corps. Supported by a $1.5 million endowment, this organization places more than 1,800 students in agencies serving the community each year. Learn how you can get involved.

Intramural and club sports

At Furman, you can play as hard as you work. Our recreational leagues run the gamut, from flag football to sand volleyball to ultimate frisbee. Join a sports team.

Shucker Center for Leadership Development

Meet an amazing group of young leaders who can help you change the community—and yourself. Become a leader.

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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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