Handicap Parking Permit

Students who have a vehicle registered at Furman and a valid state-issued handicap placard must register (in person) with Student Office for Accessibility Resources at either the beginning of each school year, or at the time the placard is issued.  At the time of registration, the individual must provide documentation of a disability from the doctor or issuing agency.

Temporary Medical Permit

Temporary medical permits are designed to assist with a temporary medical need and in general, may be issued for up to 60 days. The individual must register (in person) with Student Office for Accessibility Resources and provide current documentation of the medical condition. Documentation should stipulate how long the permit is needed.

library parking gOLF CART RENTALS 

Because parking is not offered near the library, a single-seat electric scooter is available to aid students, faculty, staff and visitors who need assistance accessing the library. This is a free service for individuals with a permanent or temporary mobility impairment. The scooter may be obtained from the Furman University Police Department located on the bottom floor of Hipp Hall. Please note that handicap parking is available in the Hipp Hall lot. Persons borrowing the scooter must who valid​ ID and sign a release of liability. The scooter is available on a first come, first served basis. Please call 864-294-2000 to confirm scooter availability.


Students are allowed to have a golf cart on campus if they have appropriate documentation of a medical condition. Documentation from a personal physician is submitted to the Student Office for Accessibility Resources for approval. Documentation clearly stating diagnosis of the disabling condition and length of time the golf cart will be required must be typed on letterhead, dated, and signed by the physician.

Students must take golf cart to the Furman Police Department for inspection and parking instructions.

Students are responsible for all rental costs and damages. Golf carts must have front and rear lights.

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