Summer Experiences Furman University

Furman is all about discovery. And for many of our students, that exploration begins well before the first day of class. From whitewater rafting in the Blue Ridge Mountains to experiencing another culture in China, we offer a variety of pre-orientation programs to begin your Furman experience. These optional programs are a great way to meet your new instructors and classmates. So begin your journey now.

Paladin Outdoor Program

Meet your new classmates by exploring the great outdoors. Learn about the program.


Learn about your new classmates — and yourself — by attending this 10-day residential program. Space available until filled.

Japan Summer Experience

Take a two-week journey to Kyoto, Osaka and Tokyo. Learn more about this opportunity and how to apply.​

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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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